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Diamond Branch helps with medicare and healthcare enrollment this Saturday

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The realm of healthcare has become much more complex over the years, leaving many citizens confused, ill-informed, or simply unaware of crucial changes and deadlines. Beginning this Saturday at the Oakland Public Library’s Diamond Branch, get help with enrolling in Medicare and other healthcare plans that may be related to the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) during a three-part series on that runs throughout the remainder of 2014 on selected Saturdays.

Facilitated by Denise Lombard, a seasoned health, long-term care, disability and life insurance specialist, this important, three-session program focuses on answering essential questions regarding healthcare and healthcare providers. Additionally, Ms. Lombard will also guide Oakland locals through the enrollment programs for which they qualify.

Below is a complete schedule for the three-part health informational workshop which takes place at the Diamond Branch:

Day: Saturday, April 5, 2014
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Day: Saturday, Sept 13, 2014
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Day: Saturday, Dec 6, 2014
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

All citizens can learn more about Medicare, Medicaid and all other healthcare plans, as well as cost information and benefits associated with these plans by visiting Another great government resource that provides helpful information, tips and help on a variety of health plans is

Oakland members planning to attend the three-part workshop should visit the above sites. Keep track of any questions or areas in which more information could be provided and inquire on these areas at the healthcare session this Saturday.

The Diamond Branch is located at 3565 Fruitvale Avenue in Oakland, California. To learn more about the healthcare informational sessions, call (510) 482-7844.



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