Savvy Senior: Assistance programs help Oklahoma seniors with health care costs

Jim Miller: There are several financial assistance programs that can help Medicare beneficiaries who are having a tough time paying out-of-pocket health care costs.

BY JIM MILLER Modified: August 25, 2013 at 12:33 am •  Published: August 26, 2013

DEAR SAVVY SENIOR: Are there any programs you know of that help seniors with their Medicare expenses? I’m 67 and live primarily on my Social Security. I’m having a hard time paying my Medicare premiums, deductibles, co-pays and prescription drug costs.

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