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Understanding Long-Term Disability Insurance Webinar Registration

This webinar on Understanding Long-Term Disability Insurance will provide information on making a long-term disability insurance claim. We will discuss steps that employees can take while still working but considering taking time off, tips for submitting a long-term disability claim, how short-term and long-term disability interact, and what to do if a claim is denied.

November 10, 2022
10am PT | 12pm CT | 1pm ET
Duration: 60 minutes
Course Level: Beginner

Meet our Experts

Presenting the Understanding Long-Term Disability Insurance webinar are Glenn Kantor and Sarah Demers.

Accreditation Information

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

Registration

Register for the Understanding Long-Term Disability Insurance webinar directly below. To register for multiple 2022 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, nurses, and board certified patient advocates in attendance obtain a better understanding of how to make a long-term disability insurance claim. This webinar will discuss steps that employees can take while still working but considering taking time off, tips for submitting a long-term disability claim, how short-term and long-term disability interact, and what to do if a claim is denied.

This webinar will provide social workers, nurses, and other types of health care professionals with a foundation to help patients make long-term disability insurance claims 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 1.0 contact hour.

60 minutes of instruction/60 minutes = 1.0 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 1.0 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 1.0 contact hour.

Board Certified Patient Advocates

Triage Cancer (Provider Code BCPA-ACE2006) Webinar ‘Understanding Long-Term Disability Insurance’ is approved for 1 CE by the Patient Advocate Certification Board to satisfy the requirements for Board Certified Patient Advocates (BCPA). Program Approval Code BCPA-ACE2006.20221110.

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

12:00-12:05pm Central – Welcome, Speaker Introduction

12:05pm-12:55pm Central – Overview of how to make a long-term disability insurance claim

12:55pm–1:00pm Central – Questions

1:00-1:10pm Central – Post Test

Objectives

  • Attendees will be able to identify the types of evidence required for a long-term disability claim.
  • Attendees will be able to summarize the long-term disability insurance claim process.
  • Attendees will be able to assess whether or not they need an attorney to help with the long-term disability claim or appeal.

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.

Experts

Presenting the Understanding Long-Term Disability Insurance webinar are Glenn Kantor and Sarah Demers.

Glenn Kantor

Glenn Kantor
Founding Partner
Kantor & Kantor, LLP

In 1986, Glenn Kantor was a recent graduate of USC Law School and accepted his first job as a lawyer at a large downtown Los Angeles law firm. He was assigned to represent health, life, and disability insurance companies that were being sued for denying insurance claims. Ultimately. defending insurance company denials was not Glenn’s idea of pursuing justice. So in 1992, Glenn created a law firm that exclusively represented insureds whose claims had been denied. Meanwhile, Lisa Kantor, Glenn’s wife, had created a stellar reputation as an appellate law expert. In 2004, Glenn and Lisa created Kantor & Kantor, LLP, a law firm specializing in representing individuals whose health, disability, and life insurance claims have been wrongly denied. In the past 20 years, Glenn has represented thousands of individuals suffering from a wide range of medical conditions. Glenn also represents family members to obtain wrongfully withheld life insurance benefits in situations regarding DUI deaths, domestic partnerships, failure to disclose, and improper enrollment. He works with elderly clients to help them obtain long-term care benefits that they are entitled to under their long-term care insurance policies.

Sarah Demers

Sarah Demers
Associate Attorney
Kantor & Kantor, LLP

Sarah Demers, associate attorney, graduated from the University of St. Thomas School of Law. Since graduating, Sarah has devoted her law practice to representing employees in disputes with employers and insurers over employee benefits. She has fought beside employees to obtain health insurance, life insurance, disability, and retirement benefits. She has represented classes of employees against plan fiduciaries who have breached the duties of loyalty and prudence they owe to employees and plan beneficiaries. Sarah currently focuses her practice on health insurance benefits including wrongfully denied medical and surgical benefits and violations of federal and state mental health parity laws.

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