Join us for a FREE webinar as part of the Triage Cancer Webinar Series, which will explore the basics of the Medicare system. Attendees will learn about the different parts of Medicare, the different financial assistance options available to individuals on Medicare, and the various Medicare enrollment periods.
Presented by Monica Bryant, Esq.
September 15, 2021
10am to 11:30am Pacific / 12pm to 1:30pm Central / 1pm to 2:30pm Eastern
Course Level: Beginner
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During this live and interactive webinar, social workers and nurses in attendance obtain a better understanding of the Medicare system and how to help patients navigate Medicare decisions. This webinar will explore the basics of the Medicare system, including how to become eligible, the different “Parts”, and what to think about during open enrollment. This webinar will provide social workers, nurses, and other types of health care professionals with a foundation to help patients make decisions about Medicare and provide appropriate referrals. All attendees will have the opportunity to ask the speakers questions in real time via a chat-box.
12:00-12:05pm Central – Welcome, Speaker Introduction
12:05-1:25pm Central – Overview of the basics of the Medicare system, eligibility, the different “Parts”, and open enrollment.
1:25am–1:30pm Central – Questions
1:30-1:40pm Central – Post Test
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.
This course, Triage Cancer Webinar: Medicare, Approval #201412-1825, provided by Triage Cancer is approved for continuing education by the New Jersey Social Work Continuing Education Approval Collaborative, which is administered by NASW-NJ. CE Approval Collaborative Approval Period: Monday, February 1, 2021 through August 31, 2022. New Jersey social workers will receive 1.5 General CE credits for participating in this course.
HR Professionals: Triage Cancer is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP® recertification activities.
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 (please note: this is not required for HR professionals). 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.
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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.
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