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Upcoming Monthly Educational Meetings

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Monday, February 9

TOPIC: Legal Empowerment and the Health Care System: Know Your Rights
  • Essentials of health and insurance advocacy
  • Managing hospital stays, emergency room visits and nursing home admissions
  • Protecting legal rights and independence
  • Identifying and responding to neglect or abuse
SPEAKER: Mira B. Weiss, Esq. Deborah F. Truhowsky, Esq.
TIME: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m
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Registration is REQUIRED. To register by telephone, please call our 24-hour Helpline at 800.272.3900. All meetings are free of charge and subject to change.

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Monday, March 9


Accessing Home Care in 2015

Major changes are happening that will affect people who need home care, who have both Medicare and Medicaid. Important information regarding these changes will be shared at this meeting!

  • An overview of the FIDA program, and other ways to access home care through New York Medicaid
  • Tips for engaging with your loved one’s health plan
  • When to seek the assistance of an advocate
SPEAKER: Peter Travitsky, LMSW, JD (admission pending), New York Legal Assistance Group
TIME: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m
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