New Medicare Card, Tools to Educate Patients

PUBLISHED: Nov 9, 2017
Relevant to: Ambulatory Care, Behavioral Health, Clinical Lab, Community Mental Health Centers, Critical Access Hospitals, Dialysis Facilities, Home Health, Hospice, Hospitals, Long Term Care, Medical Office, Pharmacy

The Centers for U.S. Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has started a major education campaign about the new card for people with Medicare. CMS is asking Medicare providers to help alert thier patients by displaying a poster in their office(s) and giving patients tear-off sheets or flyers.

Medicare providers are asked to register then order the following free products:

  • Poster, 11”x17” (Product #12009-P) limit-10
  • Pad of 50 tear-off sheets, 4”x 5.25” ( Product #12006) limit-25
  • Flyer English, 8.5”x11” (Product #12002) limit-100
  • Flyer Spanish, 8.5”x11” (Product #12002-S) limit-50

The products can also be printed on 8.5”x11” paper.

The poster and tear off sheets will be available in Spanish later this year.

Follow the links below to access these products.

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