Videos can be an interesting and useful tool for reaching your audience and sharing important information. They can be used to spread the word about the assistance you provide, and help people begin to learn about Medicare even before they meet with you. Consider sharing them through links:
• from your agency website
• in emails to callers who are interested in Medicare information
• with community partners who serve your target audience.
Use this Welcome to Medicare series to educate consumers in your community.
The videos below from SHIP National Technical Assistance (TA) Center and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) provide more tools to help consumers.
Wisconsin SHIP Information for Beneficiaries: Advertise SHIP counseling services with this video from the SHIP TA Center. Wisconsin-specific contact information is provided at the end of the video.
CMS Medicare & You: Understanding Your Medicare Choices: Provide basic information for consumers about their Medicare options with this CMS video.
Create a Medicare Account: Help consumers learn how to create a Medicare account by sharing the following video.
How to Use the Medicare Plan Finder: The following video demonstrates using the Medicare Plan Finder. Share the video with consumers interested in doing their own plan comparisons.
How to Read Your Medicare Summary Notice: The following video demonstrates reading the Medicare Summary Notice.