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Webinar: Health Insurance Appeals

Join us for a FREE live, interactive, webinar as part of the Triage Cancer Webinar Series, which will explore the health insurance appeals process.  Attendees will learn about how to navigate the appeals process for private health insurance, employer-sponsored health insurance, Medicare, and Medicaid.

Presented by Steve Knox, Esq. 

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Social workers and nurses in attendance will walk away with a better understanding of the appeals process.  This webinar will explore the appeals process for private health insurance, employer-sponsored health insurance, Medicare, and Medicaid. This webinar will provide social workers, nurses, and other types of health care professionals with a foundation to help patients make decisions about appeals and provide appropriate referrals. All attendees will have the opportunity to ask the speakers questions in real time via a chat-box.

May 6, 2021

9am to 10:30am Pacific / 11am to 12:30pm Central / 12pm to 1:30pm Eastern

Course Level: Beginner

Sponsored By

AGENDA

11:00-11:05pm Central – Welcome, Speaker Introduction

11:05-12:25pm Central – Overview of the appeals process for private health insurance, employer-sponsored health insurance, Medicare, and Medicaid.

12:25am–12:30pm Central – Questions

12:30-12:40pm Central – Post Test

ACCREDITATION INFORMATION

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: 08/26/2020 to 08/26/2023. 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.

In order to receive CE/contact hour, 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.

Participants will be emailed a link to the online evaluation and post-test one hour 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. 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.

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

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

OBJECTIVES

  • Attendees will be able to describe the appeals process for private health insurance, employer-sponsored health insurance, Medicare, and Medicaid.
  • Attendees will be able to articulate how patients can navigate the appeals process.

QUESTIONS OR GRIEVANCES

Questions about Triage Cancer’s accreditation can be made by phone at 424.456.4628 or via email at CE@TriageCancer.org. Complaints may be filed via fax (424) 258-7064, email CE@TriageCancer.org or by mail to 6348 N. 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

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