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CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

1-800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636)
www.cdc.gov

The CDC is a branch of the Department of Health and Human Services. They provide information on health and safety threats that could impact public health. On their website you can find useful information and resources on healthy living and how to manage Diabetes, Heart Disease, Flu etc.

Medicare
1 - 800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227)
www.medicare.gov

Medicare is a federal health insurance program for people 65 or older and younger people with disabilities. It is divided into parts; A (Hospital Insurance), B (Medical Insurance) and D (Prescription Medication Coverage). Please visit their website to learn more about what type of coverage is available to you.

Medicaid
1 - 877- 267- 2323
www.medicaid.gov

Medicaid provides health insurance to eligible low-income adults, children, pregnant women, elderly adults and people with disabilities. You may check you eligibility by visiting their website or calling their toll-free number.

Alzheimer’s Association
1– 800 – 272- 3900 
www.alz.org

The Alzheimer’s Association provides care and support to those suffering with Alzheimer’s or Dementia. They have many useful resources available to patients and their caregivers.

 

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