February 28 2020 lunch and learn

February Lunch & Learn for Care Coordinators

Topic: SSI, SSDI and how Medicaid & Medicare tie into each Training synopsis: Do you and the people you support have questions as to how their disability benefits have changed for 2020? At this Lunch and Learn event, we will explore the updated changes to SSI, SSDI, Medicaid and Medicare and how these changes may affect the people you support and their families. Presenter: Melanie Oyer, Independent Living Manager, from the Regional Center for Independent Living (RCIL) will present. Melanie and her staff have many years of experience advocating for people with disabilities and assisting them with benefits advisement and …

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Free Medicaid program: Health Homes

Programs and Services

What is Health Homes? The name is very deceiving. It should be called ‘Care Management’ because that’s what a Health Home does. It provides members with a Care Manager who assists them with working to get the care and services they need to stay healthy.  Everyone needs different things to help with this, and that’s part of what makes Health Homes so exciting.  Care Managers work together with members to focus on what the person’s needs are and tailor the care management services to them. How do you know if Health Homes is for you or a loved one? First, …