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Staff Spotlight – July 2017

July 11, 2017 Beth Albert, Department Director, presented at the Town of Barnstable Human Services Committee. July 15, 2017 Beth Albert, Department Director, and Vaira Harik, Senior Project Manager, participated […]

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Staff Spotlight – June 2017

Sheila Curtis, Regional Director for the Cape and Islands SHINE Program, represented the SHINE program and provided resources at the following events: June 13, 2017 – Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Retirement […]

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News from SHINE – June 2017

When Can You Enroll in a Medigap (Supplement) Plan? Medigap (supplement) plans provide extra protection beyond Medicare by filling in some of the “gaps” in Medicare coverage.  In Massachusetts, the […]

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News from SHINE – May 2017

An important goal for Medicare is to help people stay healthy by encouraging prevention.  Medicare provides a number of preventive services.  Many of these services are free whether you have […]

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Staff Spotlight – May 2017

May 2 & 9, 2017 Melissa Janiszewski, MOAPC Coordinator, presented on Opioid Overdose Prevention Training of Trainers to community partners at the Barnstable County Harborview Conference Room. May 11, 2017 […]

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Staff Spotlight – April 2017

April 6, 2017 Patty Watson, Project Specialist, presented a demonstration of the Department’s online resources for behavioral health and public health and wellness to the Cape Cod Hoarding Task Force at the […]

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“Cape Cod Health News” Highlights SHINE’s Lessons on Medicare Enrollment

Cape Cod Healthcare’s e-newsletter, Cape Cod Health News, highlighted the importance of enrolling in Medicare and the free services of a SHINE Counselor.  Sheila Curtis, SHINE Regional Program Manager, was […]

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Staff Spotlight – March 2017

March 7, 2017 Vaira Harik, Senior Project Manager, presenting on the Barnstable Prevention Partnership of the MA Prevention and Wellness Trust Fund at the 2017 Massachusetts State Senate Commonwealth Conversations at […]

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News from SHINE – April 2017

Need help with prescription drug costs? Prescription Advantage may be your answer! By now, some of you may have reached or are getting close to the gap or “donut hole” with […]

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