The Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP)
BSRI is the coordinating site in Brunswick County for Seniors Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP).
SHIIP is a consumer information division of the NC Department of Insurance which provides assistance to people with Medicare, Medicare Part D, Medicare supplements, Medicare Advantage and Long Term Care Insurance questions. Assistance is also provided to help citizens recognize and prevent Medicare billing errors and possible fraud and abuse through the NC Senior Medicare Patrol Program.
The North Carolina SHIIP office and website also answer questions and counsel Medicare beneficiaries and caregivers about Medicare, Medicare supplements, Medicare Advantage, Medicare prescription drug plans, long-term care insurance and other health insurance concerns. The counselors on the toll free line offer free and unbiased counseling on Medicare health care products. The North Carolina SMP Program provides assistance with Medicare/Medicaid billing errors, fraud and abuse.
Call for a SHIIP appointment:
(910) 754-2300 -OR- Click here for SHIIP Web Site
Contact SHIIP directly toll free at 1-855-408-1212