DID YOU KNOW?
Regardless of your immigration status, the Health Connector is open to everyone.
MVH has an in-house financial counselor.
Vineyard Health Care Access is a great resource for insurance questions — they come to MVH several times a week to meet with patients.
If you’re over 65, the SHINE (Serving the Health Insurance Needs of Everyone) Program provides free health insurance information and counseling to all Massachusetts residents with Medicare and their caregivers.
HELPFUL LINKS AND CONTACT INFO:
Vineyard Health Care Access: 508-696-0020
Health Connector: mahealthconnector.optum.com/individual/
The SHINE Program bit.ly/shineprog
You can reach a SHINE counselor at 800-243-4636.
Rocy Turner: 508-957-9588. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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