Speaker:Barbara L. Kornblau, JD, OTR; Consultant to American Association on Health and Disability.
Program Overview: Everyone has heard about the Affordable Care Act (ACA), but not many understand the implications of this brand new law. This webinar will focus on programs, benefits, and rights under the ACA that will be of great interest to women living with disabilities. It will provide useful info on 1) Preventive Services, 2) Medicare Benefits 3) Reducing Health Disparities and 4) Pre-Existing Conditions Insurance Plan and Anti-discrimination Provisions. The webinar will also highlight coverage of children and consumer protection offered by ACA. There will be time to ask questions and get valuable feedback from our presenter.
Passage of ACA is monumental for the disability community. It protects the health and well-being of thousands of wheelchair users and people living with spinal cord injuries and disorders. Please join us to find out how you can take advantage of all it has to offer!
This webinar is sponsored by American Association on Health and Disability and United Spinal Association. It was developed through a grant from the US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Women’s Health (OWH).