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Medicare, Medicaid class sign-up open

Published: Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

DIXON – Understanding Medicare and Medicaid will be offered from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, and Oct. 8 and 15, in room 2L6 at Sauk Valley Community College, 173 state Route 2.

The class is for people enrolling in Medicare in the near future, or Medicare beneficiaries seeking a refresher course on benefits. Topics will include Medicare eligibility and enrollment, benefits of Medicare Parts A and B, what Medicare doesn’t pay, an overview of standardized Medicare, and funeral trusts.

The cost is $30. Register at the Office of Admissions from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday to Wednesday, or from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, or at 815-835-6212.

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