Brooklyn officials call for Medicare help on 311 hotline

? Brooklyn officials are calling for the mayor to make Medicare information available on the city?s 311 information hotline. Some Brooklyn Medicare recipients say they have been unable to fill prescriptions

News 12 Staff

Feb 20, 2006, 12:53 AM

Updated 6,662 days ago

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Brooklyn officials call for Medicare help on 311 hotline
? Brooklyn officials are calling for the mayor to make Medicare information available on the city?s 311 information hotline.
Some Brooklyn Medicare recipients say they have been unable to fill prescriptions and get information since the program changed. Local lawmakers say making information available on 311 would assist seniors and disabled residents.
Elected officials also want 311 operators to provide callers with information on requesting drugs not included in their plan.


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