Educate Medicare beneficiaries about their Health & Drug Coverage insurance choices

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SOURCEWISE

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 18 people are interested

If you're retired and not looking for a job, then this volunteer opportunity is for you. You need to be reliable, computer savvy, able to assure confidentiality, have a caring attitude and a desire to make a difference, then I strongly encourage you to join the Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP) team.

Here at Sourcewise, you will educate Medicare beneficiaries, identify and/or enroll in Medicare prescription drug plans and Medicare health plans. Assist with Medicare related insurance claims. Also, if interested you may also join our outreach events, and even provide a presentation at our local senior centers.

Class begins February 2019

If you're interested please call Angelina Vallejos at 408-350-3245

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About SOURCEWISE

Location:

2115 THE ALAMEDA, SAN JOSE, CA 95126, US

Mission Statement

HICAP mission is to provide accurate and objective counseling, advocacy, and assistance with Medicare, health insurance, managed care, long term care, and related health coverage plans for Medicare beneficiaries, their representatives, or persons imminent of Medicare eligibility, and educate the public on Medicare and health coverage issues.

Description

The Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP) is a special program within the California Department of Aging (CDA) which is committed to providing the highest quality health insurance counseling and advocacy services for Medicare beneficiaries in California. Program standards and procedures are established by CDA. At the core of this service are the special people who voluntarily give their time to help others. To ensure understanding on the part of both the volunteer and the HICAP Grantee agency, this Agreement has been prepared

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

2115 The AlamedaSan Jose, CA 95126

(37.3433,-121.92927)
 

SKILLS

  • Problem Solving
  • Bilingual
  • Elder care
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • People Skills
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Orientation or Training
  • 24 hrs. of initial training and 10 internship hrs.
  • Must be retired and not looking for employment.

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