BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The Department of Health and Human Services of Bloomfield and SHIP (State Health Insurance assistance Program) will provide counseling sessions to help individuals with questions about  Medicare Open Enrollment.  Counselors can explain and help you enroll in the Medicare Advantage Plans and Prescription Plans that will be available in Essex County for  2018. Counseling will occur at the Bloomfield Public Library Tuesday November 21 st 1- 4pm. Appointments are free and open to the public but reservations are required. Call 973-637-1717