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Harrison School of Pharmacy students to provide free Medicare enrollment counseling

AUBURN UNIVERSITY – Student pharmacists in Auburn’s Harrison School of Pharmacy will offer free enrollment counseling to Medicare recipients Oct. 15 through Nov. 14 as part of an outreach grant awarded by Auburn University’s Office of the Vice President for University Outreach. A schedule of enrollment events can be found at http://pharmacy.auburn.edu/medicare/Poster_All_Events_Final.pdf.

The Medicare Outreach Project is a partnership between Auburn’s Harrison School of Pharmacy and the Alabama Department of Senior Services’ State Health Insurance Program, known as SHIP. The SHIP program is administered locally across 13 Area Agencies on Aging offices to provide assistance to Medicare beneficiaries on all of their health coverage needs to help them select their prescription drug coverage plan, known as Part D. The outreach project will take place at 17 different events in 10 counties across the state of Alabama.

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