United Spinal Webinar: NDNRC – Understanding the Health Coverage Needs of People with Disabilities
Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016 | 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM EST
Description: Along with a general overview of the resources available through the National Disability Navigator Resource Collaborative (NDNRC), the presentation will include the newest “Health Insurance Jeopardy” round which focuses on the population specific fact sheets the NDNRC released last year. The presentation will cover questions you need to be thinking about when assisting consumers with disabilities such as intellectual disabilities, mental illness, multiple sclerosis, paralysis and veterans. In addition, the presentation will look at some trends observed by the NDNRC and where there is opportunity for advocacy.
Target Audience: Those assisting people enroll in health insurance in the ACA Marketplaces; Disability advocates; People with disabilities & their caregivers
Presenter: Karl D. Cooper, Esq. is an attorney and disability advocate, spending most of his professional career addressing the needs of individuals with disabilities. Since October 2013, he has been the Project Manager at the American Association on Health and Disability for the National Disability Navigator Resource Collaborative (NDNRC).