District 5 Officer Training
Eighteen officers and three guests representing Crawford, Hancock, Marion, Morrow, Knox, Richland and Wyandot chapters attended the PERI District 5 Officer Training conducted by PERI District 5 Representative, Connie Dailey, that was held on June 20 in Mansfield.
District 5 held its annual meeting April 21st in Bucyrus, Ohio. OPERS Board Member, Steve Toth, gave an overview of the process of health care reimbursement. PERI CEO, Geoff Hetrick, introduced himself to the members and gave a little PERI history and a vision for the future. David Painter, Community Liaison, OSHIIP (Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program), distributed “Medicare 101” booklet which he used as talking points for his presentation. He focused on points which had been identified as concerns and reviewed contact information for pertinent agencies for the members.