SMYRNA, Tenn. (September 18, 2012) –TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center will provide a free informational seminar to assist seniors seeking information about Medicare prior to this fall’s open enrollment period.  The open enrollment period is from October 15 to December 7, 2012. 

The seminar will be held on October 11th at 11:00 a.m. in the Physician’s Medical Building.  Free flu shots and other health screenings will be provided during the event. 

“The Medicare enrollment process can be complicated, said Mark Sims, CEO at TriStar StoneCrest.  “This seminar will explain the various Medicare options and ensure seniors are able to make informed decisions.  Medicare coverage and rates change each year, so I encourage beneficiaries or individuals nearing the age of eligibility to attend.” 

Space is limited and registration is required.  A free lunch is provided.  Call TriStar MedLine at 615-342-1919 to reserve your spot.

About TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center
TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center, part of TriStar Health, is a 101 bed facility offering a full array of acute care services, including emergency care, general surgery, cardiology, obstetrics, intensive care, physical medicine, outpatient diagnostic services, and cancer care.  Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, TriStar StoneCrest is a national leader in providing quality healthcare.  For more information about the services offered and health plans accepted by TriStar StoneCrest Medical, call TriStar MedLine at 615-342-1919 or visit the website at and choose TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center.  TriStar StoneCrest is located at 200 StoneCrest Boulevard, Smyrna, TN.