Medicare/Medicaid Counselor - County Wide
The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program is seeking volunteers to become trained and certified Medicaid/Medicare Counselors.
Purpose: Help the average person through complicated paperwork. Assist clients in organizing paperwork, filling out claim forms, filing Medicaid/Medicare applications, understanding benefits in a variety of insurance products, and resolving problems.
Tasks: Meet with individuals needing assistance with any aspect of health insurance (looking over plans & any changes the individual has). Meetings may take place at the client’s home, at hospitals, or other settings-- it is your choice.
Qualifications: No experience is required. You must be willing to complete online and in-person trainings and be able to pass a background check. Seeking people who are polite, helpful,patient, problem solvers.
Time: Several hours of online training + 3 days of in-person training, followed by appointments with clients throughout the year.
- Training from helpful staff
- Time off for vacations with advanced notice
- Volunteer liability insurance to supplement your own medical and auto insurance
- Invitation to volunteer recognition events
- Meet like-minded people, make friends, build connections
- Feel good knowing you are doing a good deed
Volunteers must be age 55 or better to apply. Provide your phone number when applying.Email email@example.com or call 734-712-4325
We'll work with your schedule.
Washtenaw CountySaline, MI 48176
- Teaching / Instruction
- Financial Literacy
- Customer Service
- Adult Education
- Basic Computer Skills
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 55
- Orientation or Training