Medicare Part D enrollment starts Oct. 15

Review your plan now

The open enrollment period for 2017 Medicare prescription drug plans is Oct. 15-Dec. 7. Plans change and people’s needs change, so it’s a good idea to review your options every year. A new plan may just save you money. You can read about them before Oct. 15 to be ready.

To get more information, visit and click the button at left “Find health and drug plans”, or go to

As always, the staff at Alaska’s Medicare Information Office and their statewide volunteer network are primed to help you.

Juneau, 523-4431

Fairbanks, call 479-7940

Kenai/Soldotna, 2262-6333

Mat-Su, 373-3632

Anchorage, 770-2070.

From anywhere else in Alaska, call 907-269-3680 or 800-478-6065 (toll-free from Alaska phone numbers). TTY: 800-770-8973.