February Caregiving Webinar: Medicaid & Military Families (Part 3)

Adults with Special NeedsJoin the Military Caregiving Concentration team as they host their FREE monthly professional development webinar on the topic of ‘Medicaid and Military Families: Adults with Special Needs’ – part three of a three-part series.

Date: February 18, 2015
Time: 11:00 a.m. Eastern
Event Location: Part III Medicaid and Military Families: Adults with Special Needs *No registration is required

Christopher Plein Ph.D., an Eberly Professor of Outstanding Public Service at West Virginia University, will examine Medicaid options for older families members, such as spouses and adult children. The overall purpose of these modules is to assist family support providers and others with a general knowledge of Medicaid and to provide some guidance on where to turn for resources and further information.

Webinar training objectives for Part 3 include:

  • Provide an overview of Medicaid and adults with special needs
  • Identify reasons for accessing Medicaid
  • Illustrate key concepts for adults receiving Medicaid services
  • Understand how Medicaid impacts older children, adults and the elderly
  • Identify new trends within Medicaid
  • Identify key takeaways for professionals serving military families with special needs.

If you have missed the beginning of the series and would like to receive continuing education credit, you can find both Part 1 and 2 at the following sites:

CEU Credit Available!

The Military Families Learning Network will be providing 1.0 National Association of Social Workers (NASW) continuing education credit to credentialed participants. Certificates of Completion will also be available for training hours as well. For more information on CEU credits go to: NASW Continuing Education Instructions. 

Interested in Joining the Webinar?

*No registration is required; simply go to Part 3 Medicaid and Military Families: Adults with Special Needs the day of the event to join. The webinar is hosted by the Department of Defense so you must install security certificates if you are not located on a military installation. Instructions for certificate installation can be found by clicking on DCO Adobe Certificate Installation. You can connect to the Adobe webinar using iPhone, iPad, and Droid apps. Search for DCO Connect in the respective stores.

For those who cannot connect to the Adobe site, an alternative viewing of this presentation will be running on Ustream.

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