Three veterans learning about cancer resources

Benefits for Veterans with Cancer | Webinar Registration

Members of the U.S. Military and U.S. Veterans have access to specific benefits, programs, and resources that may be useful after a cancer diagnosis. This webinar will explore the benefits available to Veterans and how they may work with other benefits Veterans already have.

May 29, 2024

11am PT / 1pm CT /2pm ET
Duration: 90 minutes
Course Level: Beginner

Meet our Experts

Presenting the webinar is Triage Cancer CEO, Joanna Doran, Esq.

Accreditation Information

For professionals: profession-specific accreditation information, and other requirements.

Registration

Register for Benefits for Veterans with Cancer directly below. To register for multiple 2024 Triage Cancer webinars at once, visit the main Webinar page.

Participants who need accommodations for a disability should email webinars@triagecancer.org.

Accreditation Information

During this live and interactive webinar, social workers and nurses in attendance obtain a better understanding of  the benefits available to Veterans and how they may work with other benefits Veterans already have.

This webinar will provide social workers, nurses, and other types of health care professionals with a foundation to help patients better understand the benefits available to them and provide appropriate referrals. All attendees will have the opportunity to ask the speakers questions in real-time via a chat box.

Nurses

Triage Cancer is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Nurses who meet the requirements will be awarded 1.5 contact hour.

90 minutes of instruction/60 minutes = 1.5 contact hour

Social Workers

Triage Cancer, #1689, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Triage Cancer maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 08/26/2023 to 08/26/2026. Social workers completing this course receive 1.5 continuing education credit.

Triage Cancer is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0626. Social workers completing this course will receive 1.5 contact hours.

Application pending for Social Work in NJ through NASW-NJ.

Board Certified Patient Advocates

Board Certified Patient Advocates (BCPA) Program Approval Code: BCPA-ACE2006.20240529

Human Resources Professionals

Triage Cancer is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits(PDCs) for SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP® recertification activities.

SHRM Recertification Provider

Other Professionals

If you would like a general certificate of completion, you must indicate that when completing the webinar evaluation form. You must attend the entire event.

Evaluation forms are emailed after the webinar and are required for a certificate. You will also receive a post-test, which is not mandatory, but strongly encouraged.

Agenda

  • 1:00-1:05pm – Welcome and Speaker Introduction
  • 1:05-2:25pm – Overview of the specific benefits, programs, and resources that might be useful to Veterans with a cancer diagnosis
  • 2:25-2:30pm – Questions & Answers
  • 2:30-2:40pm – Post Test

Objectives

  • Attendees will be able to describe the health insurance options for Veterans
  • Attendees will be able to articulate the benefits available under the PACT Act and the Camp Lejeune Justice Act
  • Attendees will be able to to outline other benefits helpful to Veterans with cancer

Requirements to Receive Credit (all professionals)

In order to receive CE/contact hour/PDC, attendees must register individually. Participants who “listen in” on another participant’s phone/computer will not be eligible for credit. Participants must attend the entire webinar. No partial credit will be given.

Post-test & Evaluation

Participants will be emailed a link to the online evaluation and post-test one DAY after the completion of the webinar and will have one week to complete both. Participants must receive a passing grade (80%) on the post-test to receive CE/contact hour (only required for nurses and social workers). Participants who do not pass the post-test will be given one opportunity to re-take the test. Instructions and a link to re-take the exam will be emailed to every participant who does not receive a passing grade on the post-test. If participants do not pass the post-test on the second attempt they will not receive credit.

Certificates

The relevant certificates will be emailed to eligible attendees within 4 weeks of the event.

Accreditation Questions or Grievances

Questions about Triage Cancer’s accreditation can be made by phone at424.456.4628 or via email at CE@TriageCancer.org. Complaints may be filed via fax (424) 258-7064, email CE@TriageCancer.org or by mail to 6348N. Milwaukee Ave. #136, Chicago, IL 60646.

While this educational program has received commercial support from the previously listed sponsors the content of the program has no relation to the commercial interest of the organization’s products or services.

System Requirements

Triage Cancer uses the Zoom platform to host its webinars. Please see Zoom's system requirements for more information.

An email will be sent to you after you register with additional login information.

Expert

Presenting this webinar is Triage Cancer CEO, Joanna Doran, Esq.

Joanna Morales

Joanna Doran, Esq.
Chief Executive Officer

Read Joanna's Biography

Sponsors

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Partners

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