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Alabama State Health Insurance Assistance Program, Birmingham, Alabama

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Address: 2601 Highland Avenue South
Birmingham, Alabama  35205  
United States
Fax: (205) 325-1429
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 4
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Mission Statement


Our mission is to build and sustain the State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) and Senior Medicare Patrol programs. Increase the number of SHIP Resource Centers and counseling sites. Increase education and outreach activities throughout Jefferson County. Increase the number of community partners.

Description


SHIP is the only confidential, one-on-one Medicare beneficiary counseling in the state of Alabama and is one of the many programs provided through the Area Agency on Aging at the Jefferson County Office of Senior Citizens Services. The program exists to provide FREE education and unbiased counseling to Medicare beneficiaries regarding their Medicare benefits. SHIP also provides information on prescription assistance programs, long-term care payments and options, healthcare rights and protections, fraud and abuse, claims, and low-income assistance programs.

SHIP is the only confidential, one-on-one Medicare beneficiary counseling in the state of Alabama and is one of the many programs provided through the Area Agency on Aging at the Jefferson County Office of Senior Citizens Services. The program exists to provide FREE education and unbiased counseling to Medicare beneficiaries regarding their Medicare benefits. SHIP also provides information on prescription assistance programs, long-term care payments and options, healthcare rights and protections, fraud and abuse, claims, and low-income assistance programs.

Mission Statement: Our mission is to build and sustain the State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) and Senior Medicare Patrol programs. Increase the number of SHIP Resource Centers and counseling sites. Increase education and outreach activities throughout Jefferson County. Increase the number of community partners.

Organizational Statement of Faith


Improving the quality of life for others through commitment of service.


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Program Type:


Seniors Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


Yes