Serving Health Insurance Needs for Elders

Latest Medicare scam involves genetic testing

Latest Medicare scam involves genetic testing

Scams targeting seniors are ever evolving and the latest one involves companies promoting free genetic testing, cancer screening and DNA testing. The scam is elaborate, according to Marti Hearn, a Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders (SHINE) liaison, with the scammer collecting a DNA sample and then telling the person it will sent to the […]

SHINE program signs light on understanding Medicare

SHINE program signs light on understanding Medicare

Understanding the benefits of Medicare can be a complicated for some and that’s where the Florida SHINE program comes into play. For more than two decades, SHINE, which stands for Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders, has provided information, counseling and assistance to Medicare beneficiaries and their families on Medicare and other questions they may […]