This course is perfect for practitioners new to Community Medicaid, as well as experienced practitioners seeking updates on the latest changes to eligibility and procedures.
We'll cover eligibility categories, income and resource limits and disregards, other eligibility criteria, spend-down, covered services, completing the application form, managed care, and advocacy strategies. This training will not discuss home care or nursing home care eligibility, supplemental needs trusts, or fair hearings.
Remote Participation Available
Participation also possible remotely online through GoToMeeting. If you choose to participate remotely, you will be sent instructions to call in via telephone and view the presentation on your computer using GoToMeeting. This is not a webcast - you will not be able to see video of the presenter, only the PowerPoint slides and other visual aides. You can listen to the presenter and ask questions over your phone. If you choose to participate remotely, you must write down any codes provided during the session in order to get CLE credit.
Continuing Legal Education Credit
This course or program has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board for a maximum of 3.0 credit hours, of which 3.0 credit hours can be applied toward the Areas of Professional Practice requirement.
The course is appropriate for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys, except that CLE credit for remote online participation is only available for attorneys admitted at least two years, upon filing requisite certificate of attendance on form provided, subject to approval of accreditation. New attorneys may receive CLE credit only for live in-person attendance.
David Silva, Esq., Assistant Director, Selfhelp Evelyn Frank Legal Resources Program
Financial Hardship Policy
Financial scholarships, which may reduce or waive tuition, may be requested by those indicating unemployment or other financial hardship. Those seeking a Financial Scholarship must request a Financial Scholarship Application, which includes the criteria for review, and submit it to us at least two weeks before the date of the training. This policy is intended to make our programs accessible to those facing financial hardship.
We accept payment via credit card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express) or PayPal. After adding all of the trainings you want to your cart in Brown Paper Tickets, you will be redirected to PayPal to complete payment. If you wish to pay by credit card, you do not need a PayPal account. Please read our detailed instructions on paying by credit card if you need assistance. If you cannot pay using one of those options, please email us to arrange payment.
Selfhelp Community Services, Inc.
520 Eighth Ave, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10018
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