Idahoans who seek to enroll in Medicare can starting this month.

From October 15 to December 7, Idaho residents can enroll in new Medicare plans as well as make changes to existing prescription drug or Medicare Advantage plans.

Senior Health Insurance Benefits Advisors (SHIBA) from the Idaho Department of Insurance will be available to talk with Medicare beneficiaries and those who are legible to join.

SHIBA will also offer monthly Medicare webinar workshops to residents. To register for an upcoming webinar or to speak with a SHIBA counselor, contact the SHIBA helpline at 1-800-247-4422.

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