WEBINAR: Oral Health Basics for Low-Income Older Adults

By December 22, 2016Uncategorized, WEBINAR

When: Thursday, January 19, 2017 11:00 a.m. PT/ 2:00 p.m. ET

Low-income older adults have significant oral health needs. Unfortunately, they face serious obstacles to obtaining care in large part due to complex and limited health insurance options. This webinar, Oral Health Basics for Low-Income Older Adults, provides a summary of what dental coverage options are available to older adults, a summary of covered and non-covered benefits, how different coverage options work together, and other barriers older adults face in accessing dental care. The webinar also provides advocates and community-based providers the opportunity to share what their clients are experiencing.

The webinar covers:

  • Denti-Cal
  • Medicare Advantage, MediGap, Cal MediConnect
  • Balance Billing
  • Dental Credit Cards

Who Should Participate: Aging and legal advocates, community-based providers, and others wanting to learn more about California’s oral health coverage for older adults.

Presenter
:
Amber Cutler, Justice in Aging

The webinar took place on Thursday, January 19, 2017 11:00 a.m. PT/ 2:00 p.m. ET.

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About Katrina Cohens

Katrina Cohens is based in Justice in Aging’s Washington, DC office and serves as the Database Manager.