The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has “Welcome to Medicare” videos in Mandarin Chinese and Vietnamese available on Youtube. These 22 minute videos provide easy-to-understand information about the basics of Medicare, including Medicare Advantage plans, Part D prescription drug plans, Medidare preventive services and the Medicare Savings Programs (MSPs). See the video clips below.
These videos are also available on DVD — for free! You can go to the CMS Product Ordering site to register and order on-line.
If you need more than 25 copies, please email Anne Avery at CMS’ Baltimore office at SHIP@cms.hhs.gov and she will mail them to you. Please be sure to include the following information when you send your order in:
- Chinese or Vietnamese (or both)
- Name of organization and point of contact
- Email and phone number
See Medicare.gov for publications in other languages as well.
Below are the youtube video links: