Health Insurance Counselnig & Advocacy Program (HICAP)
This is a volunteer-supported program that provides free healthcare insurance and Medicare education and counseling services for current and soon-to-be Medicare beneficiaries. A HICAP counselor provides unbiased information to help identify the best choices for an individual’s health care needs, including information on:
Pros and cons of Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs)
Medicare benefits and rights; how to appeal Medicare and HMO denials
Supplemental plans to Medicare
Long-term care insurance
For more information the Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program, please call:
* If you are calling from outside of Orange County, California,or from a cellular phone.