The Part-Time Program Assistant will provide support to the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Provider Act Program.
Schedule: 15 Hours Per Week
Work Location: 416 Bellevue Avenue, Trenton, New Jersey
MIPPA is the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act and provides federal funds to states to help low income Medicare beneficiaries to become aware of, and apply for, programs that make Medicare affordable, and encourage all Medicare beneficiaries to utilize the free Medicare preventive benefits.
The MIPPA Program Specialist is responsible for assisting Medicare beneficiaries to identify, enroll, and access Medicare preventive benefits and, where eligible, programs to assist with the costs of Medicare throughout all municipalities in Mercer County, including low income and senior housing communities. The MIPPA Program Specialist works in conjunction with the State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) supervisor to recruit new community partners and sites in outreach, enrollment and retention activities and development of new strategies and approaches to improve outreach and enrollment of eligible beneficiaries in low income programs.
High school diploma or equivalent
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: