SHIBA (Medicare Info) - Statewide

Organization Name: Insurance, Idaho Department Of
Address: 700 W State St
Boise, ID 83720
Phone: 800-247-4422
Eligibility: Senior citizens and families of seniors
Services Provided: SHIBA is part of a network of state health insurance programs (SHIP) across the United States and its territories. In Idaho, SHIBA is funded by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the federal agency which administers the Medicare program, and the Idaho Department of Insurance.

SHIBA is a part of the Department of Insurance, Consumer Affairs, which:

Investigates claims and insurance fraud
Provides advocacy services for consumers
Provides assistance with insurance problems or questions on life, disability, long term care, property, casualty, and health insurance
We offer free and unbiased information, counseling, and assistance regarding senior health insurance. We do not sell insurance, recommend policies, agents, or specific companies. It is our goal to provide you with up-to-date and objective information to assist you in making informed buying decisions.

Also known as SHIP - Senior Health Insurance Program.

BOISE
Toll Free 1-800-247-4422

COEUR D'ALENE
Local phone number (208) 666-6847
Toll Free 1-800-247-4422

POCATELLO
Local phone number (208) 236-6044
Toll Free 1-800-488-5764
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018