Category Archives: Events

WEBINAR: Understanding and Impacting Implementation of New Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services Rules

Free Webinar – April 29, 2014 New federal Medicaid rules would, for the first time, set standards that seek to ensure Medicaid HCBS is provided in non-institutional settings, however, many details remain to be determined by individual states. Consumers, advocates … Continue reading

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WEBINAR: Consumer Outreach in the Dual Eligible Demonstrations

Free Webinar – April 8, 2014 Explaining the dual eligible demonstrations to consumers is no easy task! How do you give consumers enough information so that they can make informed choices without drowning them in details? How do you reach … Continue reading

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WEBINAR: Nursing Home Admissions Agreements: A Discussion of the Unfair Terms in the Agreements Presented to Elders on Entering a Nursing Home

National Elder Rights Training Project Free Webinar  Space is Limited Elders often enter nursing homes during some of the most trying times of their lives (emotionally and financially). Unfortunately, many nursing homes take advantage of these vulnerabilities by inserting unfair terms … Continue reading

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WEBINAR: Consumer Protection in MLTSS: Good (and Not-So-Good) Enrollment and Disenrollment Practices

Free Webinar – March 31, 2014 This webinar (the second in a series based on the Advocate’s Library of Managed Long-Term Services and Supports Contract Provisions) will examine and discuss how states handle enrollment to and disenrollment from Medicaid managed … Continue reading

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WEBINAR: The California Coordinated Care Initiative- Advanced Training Enrollment Timelines and Notices

Free Webinar – March 24, 2014 California is moving forward with the Coordinated Care Initiative (CCI), including the federally-approved dual eligible demonstration known as Cal MediConnect. The CCI is now expected to start April 1, 2014, in certain counties. This … Continue reading

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WEBINAR: The California Coordinated Care Initiative – What Advocates Need to Know Basics

Free Webinar – March 13, 2014 The state of California is moving forward with the Coordinated Care Initiative (CCI), including the federally-approved dual eligible demonstration known as Cal MediConnect. The CCI will start on April 1, 2014 in certain counties. … Continue reading

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WEBINAR: Details Matter- Service Planning and Self-Direction in Medicaid Managed Long-Term Services and Supports

Free Webinar – March 07, 2014 An Introduction to NSCLC’s New Advocate’s Library A wave of new Medicaid Managed Long-Term Services (MLTSS) programs is sweeping the country and promising to impact the way care is delivered to millions of seniors … Continue reading

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WEBINAR: Dual Eligible Demonstrations – An Update for Advocates

Free Webinar – March 04, 2014 It was a busy first quarter for Dual Eligible Demonstration Projects at the state and federal level. As timelines shift and contracts are signed, keeping up-to-date on pressing advocacy issues that impact the rights … Continue reading

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WEBINAR: The California Coordinated Care Initiative: Advanced Training Consumer Protections and Benefit Package Summary

Free Webinar Series The California Coordinated Care Initiative: Advanced Training Consumer Protections and Benefit Package Summary California’s Coordinated Care Initiative (CCI), including the federally-approved dual eligible demonstration known as Cal MediConnect started in some counties on April 1, 2014, and … Continue reading

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WEBINAR: Cal-MediConnect – A Summary of the Three-Way Contract

Free Webinar Cal- MediConnect – A Summary of the Three-Way Contract Last week, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the template of the three-way-contract CMS entered into with the Department of Health Care Services and the health plans … Continue reading

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