Webinar on Preventive Care and Health Screenings for Persons with Disabilities

You can view the webinar recording below to receive continuing education credits. Supporting documents such as webinar slides, transcript, and additional resources are available to download by scrolling to the attachments section below.

Podcast: 

This webinar is also available as podcasts on SoundCloud and iTunes

Live Webinar Air Date: 
Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 3:30pm
Description: 

This webinar explores the challenges health plans and providers experience in providing preventive care and screenings for persons with disabilities. Viewers can learn about the social determinants and barriers that consumers encounter with obtaining preventive care and screenings. To conclude, the webinar explores promising practices that can be applied to address identified barriers and challenges.

Webinar Presenters:

  • Chris Duff, Disability Practice and Policy Consultant
  • Mary Lou Breslin, Co-founder and Senior Policy Advisor, Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund
  • Dr. Judy Chamberlain, Provider and Senior Medical Director of Aetna Medicaid (Retired)
  • Gabriel Uribe, Independent Living and Diversity Services Manager, Inland Empire Health Plan

Intended Audience:

This webinar is intended for providers, health plans, and health care organizations interested in assessing their disability-competent training materials and enhancing their capacity to provide disability-competent care.

CE Credit Information:

Accreditation - The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). CMS complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, CMS is authorized to offer .1 Continuing Education Unit (CEU) for this activity.

After viewing the recording, please visit https://learner.mlnlms.com to access the post-test. More information can be found in the Continuing Education Credit Guide.

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