Tag: Monterey County Resources

Falls prevention resources from Aspire Health

February 6, 2023
Older woman balances on log; balance can help prevent falls

Falls can reduce your ability to remain independent and are a concern for many of us as we get older. The good news is that many falls are preventable! There are many ways to prevent falls, including keeping your home safe, talking to your doctor, and getting to know your family history, but did you know that your Aspire Health Medicare Advantage (MA) plan also offers specific programs to help? Take a look at these resources for staying safe from falls.
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How to avoid Medicare scams: A few safety tips

December 26, 2022

During this year's open enrollment period, Aspire's team noticed an increase in Medicare scam attempts. For example, we received an email from a Monterey County resident who was recently contacted by someone who claimed that they were issuing the resident a new Medicare card since theirs had been deactivated. Luckily, this person knew what to look out for. Your card will never be arbitrarily deactivated, and no Medicare representatives should call you unless you call them first.
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