Health Care Access Programs
This program is desgined to help attendees understand MEdicaid and other subsidized health programs available to people under age 65 in Masschusetts.
The morning program provides an overview of the eligibility requirements for MassHealth, ConnectorCare and other programs and the process for applying and enrollin in coverage. It also provides an update on any significant change to health access progmrams inthe prior year. The afeternoon program reviews the way MassHealth beneficiaries obtain access to covereed services including change in the delievery of MassHealth services by new Accountable Case Organizations. Trainers also supply troubleshooting tips for resolving common elegibility and access too service progmes in MassHealth and the Connector.
This training gives outreach workers, social workers, providers, and advocates an up-to-date nuts-and-bolts overview of eligibility issues, and teaches them how to assisttheir patients and clients in becoming enrolled, maintaining coverage, and using their bemnefits. The training is desgned for new advocated but wil also be helpful for experienced advocates looking for a review and update.
For more information or to register, go to MCLE's website, www.mcle.org Note: When registering on MCLE website, be sure to select your program fee "Category" in the drop down menu. Click "Update" for adjusted course fee.