Personal help provided for those applying for Medicare this year
In Cass County alone, there were 1 thousand people released from their Medicare plan this year. People from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services were in Fargo to help people choose a new plan for 2011.
Reps say all of the different options can be confusing and people often don't know their best option.
"We're here to give them what their options are and weigh the various pros and cons of each option to give them very specific individual help."
If you didn't make it to the event and need help, there's 24 hour assistance at 1-800-medicare.