Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP)
The Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP), founded in 1992, is a state and federally funded program that educates, counsels, and advocates for Medicare beneficiaries. OSHIIP assists Ohio Medicare beneficiaries and their family members through a toll-free hotline at 1-800-686-1578, the Department web site, a speakers’ bureau, educational publications, and a network of approximately 1,200 statewide trained and certified volunteers. The program is managed by the Ohio Department of Insurance.
For more information about Ohio Medicare Savings Programs for 2012-2013, click here.
AAA7 has several staff trained as OSHIIP volunteers and they can be reached at 800-582-7277. AAA7 staff regularly partner with OSHIIP staff during special Medicare outreach events such as Medicare Check-Up Days and “Medicare & You” events. Click here for information on the Medicare Savings Plan (MSP) A Program That Might Help You Save!