WEB050119 - When Core Benefits Aren’t Enough
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For low-income Medicare beneficiaries, programs such as Medicaid, Extra Help and the Medicare Savings Programs can help offset the costs of Medicare. In addition, programs such as SNAP and LIHEAP can help cover the costs of food and energy assistance. But what help is available for those services not covered by these programs? This webinar has the answers.

 Export to Your Calendar 5/1/2019
When: Wednesday, May 1, 2019
2:00 - 3:30 PM (EST)
Where: Online
United States
Contact: (614) 848-5958


Online registration is available until: 4/29/2019
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Webinar Registration by April 29, 2019: Members $55; Non-members $85 - 1.5 training contact hours

This webinar is 2 - 3:30 EST (Eastern Standard Time).

For low-income Medicare beneficiaries, programs such as Medicaid, Extra Help and the Medicare Savings Programs can help offset the costs of Medicare. In addition, programs such as SNAP and LIHEAP can help cover the costs of food and energy assistance. But what help is available for those services not covered by these programs? This webinar has the answers.

Who Should Attend: elderly I advanced social services

Learning Objectives:

  • Discover what health care services and supplies are and are not covered by Medicare/Medicaid
  • Learn about free and discounted services available to help your residents with vision, dental and hearing treatment and equipment
  • Get links to other resources that can help your residents afford supportive services and technology

About the Presenter:

Brandy Bauer is the communications manager for economic security at the National Council on Aging (NCOA). At NCOA, she educates both aging network professionals and consumers about Medicare, and opportunities to improve seniors’ economic outlook, including through public benefits, community service employment, financial education, and using their home equity wisely. For over 15 years, Brandy has worked in communications around the intersection of health, human services, poverty, and human rights.

This webinar meets the following HUD Service Coordinator Training Requirements Area(s):

Core: Government Programs & Legal Requirements

Statutory: Supportive Services for the Aging/Elder Services, Federal Programs & Requirements

Optional Area: The Professional Service Coordinator, Identifying Service Needs and Availability