Friday, March 24, 2017

REquipment is a Durable Medical Equipment re-use program funded by the Mass Rehabilitation Commission

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REquipment is a durable medical equipment (DME) re-use program offering free refurbished wheelchairs, scooters, shower chairs and more to adults, children and elders living in Massachusetts. Search our inventory and request items you need today!



Friday, February 24, 2017

SHINE Serving the Health Insurance Needs of Everyone

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For more information, meet with a SHINE counselor. To make an appointment with the SHINE counselor here, please contact Sheila or Sandra at 978-531-2254. You may also call the Regional SHINE office at Mystic Valley Elder Services at 781-388-4845.


MASSACHUSETTS HEALTH CARE PROXY Information, Instructions, and Form

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Healthcare Proxies and End of Life Care - Planning Ahead: What are you CHOICES?

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Prescription Advantage

Massachusetts' Prescription Drug Program for Seniors and People with Disabilities
Prescription Advantage is administered by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Executive Office of Elder Affairs
  • There are no fees to join Prescription Advantage if your income is below 300% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines (FPG). You must still pay any of your Medicare Part D premiums and co-payments not covered by Prescription Advantage.
  • Members with incomes between 300% and 500% of the FPG must pay a $200 annual enrollment fee to join Prescription Advantage.
  • People on Medicare who have incomes above 500% of the FPG are not eligible for Prescription Advantage.

For a complete rate schedule, call Prescription Advantage at 1-800-AGE-INFO (1-800-243-4636), or TTY: 1-877-610-0241, or see Prescription Advantage Rate Schedule Guide (January 2017)>>.

Prescription Advantage Authorized Representative Form>>
 
Send or fax the completed application and copies of your required
documentation to:
Prescription Advantage
P.O. Box 15153
Worcester, MA 01615-0153

Application>>

Prescription Advantage Application Instructions


http://www.mass.gov/elders/docs/prescription-advantage/application.pdf