Care Connection for Aging Services will conduct a “Medicare 101” presentation at 4 p.m. on September 21st at the Sedalia Senior Center, located at 312 S. Washington Avenue, in Sedalia.

The 30-minute session is aimed at people who are new to Medicare. The workshop addresses the benefits, premiums, deductibles and copayments, as well as the differences in Parts A, B, C, and D.

The session is free and open to the public. The presentation also will cover how to find additional help to pay for prescriptions and medical care.

The workshop also addresses prescription drug plans, supplemental insurance and Medicare Advantage plans. A question-and-answer session will follow.

Care Connection partners with CLAIM, the State Health Insurance Assistance Program, to provide Medicare and Medicaid information and assistance in West Central Missouri counties, including Pettis. Care Connection does not sell insurance and will not recommend a particular policy.

For more information, please call 1-800-748-7826.

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