MO Dept. of Commerce and Insurance offering Free Medicare Open Enrollment Help

Missourians with Medicare coverage can update their plans during the open enrollment period underway through December 7. The state Department of Commerce and Insurance offers free help to Missourians with Medicare coverage during the open enrollment period underway.

Scott Miniea, Executive Director of the agency’s CLAIM program, says more than 225 certified volunteers are available to help walk Medicare recipients through their coverage options.

Miniea adds you should give your Medicare coverage a checkup each year.

Due to the pandemic, CLAIM volunteers are focusing their counseling efforts by phone. To make an appointment, call 1-800-390-3330 or visit The open enrollment period runs through December 7.