Medicaid Warning

Many Kansas seniors can expect an increase in their Medicare Part D premiums for 2009. Several Kansas counties report a high percentage of beneficiaries who have plans that will see large increases, some as much as 84%.

Those counties are: Barton, Butler, Crawford, Douglas, Harvey, Johnson, Labette, Lyon, McPherson, Montgomery, Reno, Saline, Sedgwick, Shawnee, Wyandotte

Seniors have until December 31st to enroll in a new plan. Anyone with questions can contact Senior Health Insurance Counseling for Kansas at 1-800-860-5260.