The session will arm clinicians with information to help them in conversations with their patients regarding insurance coverage and access to therapies with an emphasis on assisting patients that have Medicare coverage. The session will also help clinicians in understanding the role of the specialty pharmacy and pharmacists in a complex patchwork of insurance and benefits.
Describe strategies for navigating common insurance issues.
Identify programs that provide financial assistance for CF medications and care.
Define medicare benefits and medicare related challenges in the CF population.
Short Course Leader(s):
Manager, Policy and Advocacy
B.S., R.R.T., N.P.S., A.E.-C,
CF Care Program Coordinator