Benefit Specialist Program

Taylor County Benefit Specialist Program
RuthAnne Pipkorn, Benefit Specialist

Location & Mailing Address:
845B East Broadway Avenue
Medford, WI 54451

Phone: 715.748.1487
Fax: 715.748.1506

*Office Located on the corner of Hwy 13 & 64


The Benefit Specialist is available to advocate and assist older adults with issues concerning federal, state, and county benefits, such as:

  • Medicare
  • Social Security
  • SSI Medical Assistance
  • QMB
  • SLMB
  • Medical billing problems
  • Housing assistance or complaints

The Benefit Specialist can assist with the complex application process or act as an appointed representative through grievance and appeal procedures. Home visits are available. Call 715.748.1487 for appointments.