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CancerCare Webinar – For Caregivers: Care Coordination for Your Loved One Living with Cancer

April 22, 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm EDT

Watch a recording of the online webcast HERE

CancerCare Connect® Education Workshops are a cost-free way to learn about cancer-related issues from the convenience of your home or office. Leading experts in oncology provide the most up-to-date information on the telephone and online.

Topics Covered

  • Role of Caregivers in Care Coordination for People Living with Cancer & Other Health Problems
  • Tips for Communicating with the Health Care Team about Care Coordination
  • What Research Tells Us about Caregivers, including Long Distance Caregivers
  • Coordinating Your Loved One’s Care & Follow-Up Appointments
  • Discussion of Adherence – Taking Your Pills on Schedule
  • Planning Ahead with Your Pharmacist – Lead Time in Refilling Prescriptions & Planning for Visitors, Weekends, Special Occasions, Travel & Holidays
  • Accessing Resources for the Cost of Care, including Homecare
  • Finding the Practical Help You Need: Co-Pay Foundations and Federal, State & Local Programs
  • Legal Advocacy Tips for Caregivers
  • Learning How to Appeal Insurance, Medicare, Medicaid & Provider Denials
  • Other Resources: VA Benefits & FMLA
  • Tips on Choosing Community & Medical Resources to Improve Your Quality-of-Life
  • Time Saving Self-Care & Advocacy Tips for Caregivers
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts