Chilton Hospital Offers Free Program to Educate Seniors on How to Help Stop Medicare Fraud|
Attentions seniors: Learn what you need to do to combat Medicare fraud, waste and abuse!
Chilton Hospital’s Community Outreach Department, “New Vitality” division for people over the age of 50, offers “Senior Medicare Patrol: Help Stop Medicare Fraud in its Tracks” on Wednesday, April 11, at 2 p.m., at the Collins Pavilion of Chilton Hospital (located adjacent to the main hospital building), 97 West Parkway, Pompton Plains.
Project Director Charles Clarkson will lead the free program, which is part of a federally funded, national effort to provide educational information.
Pre-registration is required for this free class. For more information and registration, call (973) 831-5367. Click here for online registration. The full list of New Vitality classes and programs can be found here.
Chilton Hospital is a fully accredited, 260-bed, acute-care, community hospital. It is a four-time recipient of the HealthGrades Specialty Excellence Award in Stroke, and Five-Star Rated for Stroke Care, the highest possible, for six years in a row. It is also Five-Star Rated for Joint Replacement and Total Knee Replacement for 2012. Chilton’s many services include minimally invasive and robot-assisted surgery, a state-of-the-art Emergency Department, a Pain Management center, the Sleep Health Institute, the Comprehensive Wound Healing/Hyperbaric Center, the Chilton Cancer Center, the Mother/Baby Center, an American Diabetes Association-recognized diabetes education program and a weight loss surgery program. Chilton has recently embarked on a $24 million modernization project, which includes the Cardiovascular Interventional Lab, the Comprehensive Breast Center and the Total Joint Center. The hospital is located at 97 West Parkway in Pompton Plains, NJ 07444. For more information about Chilton's facilities and services, or to find a doctor by name, specialty, or location, please visit www.chiltonhealth.org or call 1-888-CHILTON.