Insurance Enrollment for SHIP (State Health Insurance Assistance Program) - Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG)

Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG)

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides information, counseling and enrollment assistance to individuals with Medicare. SHIP certified counselors help individuals understand the following:
- Medicare benefits
- Coverage rules
- Written notices
- Forms
- Appeal rights and procedures
- Obtain coverage through original Medicare, Medicare Advantage (Part C) plans and Medicare Prescription Drug (Part D) plans
- Compare Medicare supplemental (Medigap) insurance policies
- Information on how other insurance plans work with Medicare
LocationDenver County
Geographical AreaArapahoe, Douglas, Jefferson counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall to provide a brief explanation of services needed. Phone calls and emails are typically returned within 1 - 3 business days. Walk-ins by appointment only.
Helpful TipsIt is helpful if individuals have their Medicare card available when calling for assistance. If looking for a new Medicare plan, please have a list of current prescriptions. During times of high call volume (Open enrollment), calls may be returned outside of 1 -3 business days.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Interpretation Available
EligibilityNo restrictions applied
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Administration)
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (303) 480-6835 (SHIP)
Physical Site Address 1 1001 17th St
Physical Site Address 2 Ste 700
Physical Site City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80202
Main Phone (303) 480-6835 (SHIP)
Other Phone 1-888-696-7213 (Statewide SHIP line)
Service Location Email ship@drcog.org
Web Address www.drcog.org/ship
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG)
Affiliated Program: Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG)
This Service: Insurance Enrollment for SHIP (State Health Insurance Assistance Program) - Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG)
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Medicare Information/Counseling (LH-3500.5000)