Medicare drug card to be explained
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Atlanta and the State Health Information Kentucky Partners will present a program on the "Medicare Approved Drug Discount Card" 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday on the Kentucky TeleHealth Network .
Local teleconference sites are at Haggin Memorial Hospital in Harrodsburg and Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville.
Patricia Harris, deputy regional administrator for CMS Atlanta, Region 4, will speak to inform Medicare beneficiaries about the current Medicare-Approved Drug Discount Card Program. Pre-registration is required, call CMS (866) 875-0813 or send fax to Judy Weaver at (404) 562-7255.
Blood drive set
National College of Business and Technology, 115 E. Lexington Ave., will have a blood drive 11:30 a.m. -2:30 p.m. Monday. The Central Kentucky Blood Center Bloodmobile will be located in the rear parking lot at the college.