Smith’s Office to Host Senior Service Fairs in Scottsbluff and Grand Island
Washington, D.C. – The office of Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) will host Senior Service Fairs in Scottsbluff on Wednesday, November 14 and in Grand Island on Thursday, November 15 to coincide with Medicare Open Enrollment.
Officials from the Nebraska Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) will offer one-on-one consultations on available Medicare Part D prescription drug plans. Seniors seeking assistance should bring a complete list of their prescriptions, including dosage information.
Representatives from Social Security and the VA will be on hand to answer questions and nursing students from the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) will provide complimentary blood pressure screenings.
The Senior Service Fairs will be held at the following times and locations:
Wednesday, November 14
9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (MT)
Lied Scottsbluff Public Library
1809 3rd Avenue, Scottsbluff
Thursday, November 15
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (CT)
Grand Generation Center
304 East 3rd Street, Grand Island
*It is strongly recommended Grand Island attendees schedule appointments directly with SHIIP in advance of the fair by calling 1-800-234-7119.
For additional information, please contact Smith’s Grand Island office at (308) 384-3900.