Medicare Open Enrollment Extension

Lieutenant Governor Osbert E. Potter notifies the public that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has established a Special Enrollment Period (SEP) to provide an additional one-time opportunity to join, drop or change Medicare health and prescription drug plans for individuals in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands affected...

Banking & Insurance Outreach at 2014 Agriculture Fair

The Consumer Assistance Program and VI/SHIP Medicare recently joined forces to conduct outreach at the 2014 Agricultural and Food Fair of the Virgin Islands, or Agrifest.  Agrifest was held from February 15-17 at the Oscar E. Henry Memorial Fairgrounds on St. Croix. Staff made contact with approximately 400 fairgoers during the three day...