As the holiday season approaches, open enrollment (started November 1) for health insurance Marketplaces and Medicare is in full swing. Open enrollment is a great time for people living with behavioral health conditions to consider their health insurance coverage options. Given the high rates of tobacco use among people living with mental illnesses and substance use disorders, health insurance coverage is a valuable tool to access tobacco cessation, mental health, and substance use disorder prevention and treatment services. This webinar addresses how behavioral health providers can conduct outreach and enrollment to clients for coverage opportunities offered by health insurance Marketplaces, and Medicare.
Original Air Date: December 13th, 2016, 3:00-4:30pm EST
Presenters: Xavior Robinson, MSHA, National Council for Behavioral Health; Michael Petruzzelli, MPA, National Council for Behavioral Health; Dawn Randolph, MPA, DIR Consulting; Anne Phillips, LICSW, The Edinburg Center