The ABCDs of Medicare

Event Date: 
May 12, 2016 - 12:00pm
Contact Name: 
Jennifer Peters
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The Center for Rural Health Webinar series
A webinar series focused on providing technical assistance to rural stakeholders to disseminate research findings, policy updates, best-practices and other rural health issues to statewide rural partners and stakeholders throughout the state.

Thursday, May 12, 2016
10:00 am Arizona Time

The ABCDs of Medicare

Participants will: 

  1. Receive the key to understanding Medicare: Two Options, Three Parts
  2. Gain an understanding of the Medicare Savings Programs
  3. Understand Medicare’s enrollment periods


David Parra has worked for AARP since 2003, where he has held the titles of Program Assistant, Program Coordinator, Program Specialist, and currently Associate State Director for Community Outreach. David has taken multiple trainings on issues such as Medicare, Social Security, the Affordable Care Act (ACA), fraud prevention, financial security, and other. Currently, David runs a statewide Community Education Program with the objective of educating communities on Medicare, Social Security, ACA, Fraud Prevention, and Finances. Presentations on these issues are offered by staff and volunteers to audiences in libraries, senior and community centers, churches, especial events, and other. Education on these issues is also offered through social media platforms. Previous to his work with AARP, David served as elder of a church in East Los Angeles, and worked in Christian Ministry as translator, interpreter, and speaker. In this capacity, he traveled to four Central American countries, Mexico, and several states in the US.

For more information contact Jennifer Peters: • 520.626.2254

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This webinar is made possible through funding provided by Health Resources and Services Administration, Office for the Advancement of Telehealth (G22RH24749). Arizona State Office of Rural Health is funded granted through a grant from US Department of Health and Human Services. Grant numberH95RH00102-25-00

 This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, DHHS or the U.S. Government.

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