Illinois SMP Volunteer Empowers Local Residents to Prevent Fraud
This week The Beacon-News featured an article about Illinois SMP Volunteer Tom Teune and why he volunteers with the Illinois SMP Program. Read the article "
Senior Medicare Patrol working to keep Fox Valley residents safe from scams
" on the Chicago Tribune site by
Volunteering with SMP for more than three years, Tom gives presentations and goes to fairs where he talks to Medicare beneficiaries about how they can Protect, Detect and Report health care fraud. Tom works with his local coordinator Glenda Love with the Northeastern Illinois Area Agency on Aging. Glenda is also featured in the article.
Tom is one of the great SMP volunteers that are talking to people in their own communities about fraud. If you would like to volunteer with the Illinois SMP, check out our
or call AgeOptions at
(800)699-9043 and ask for "SMP."