NeedyMeds Webinars

NeedyMeds is committed to education. Regularly scheduled webinars are one way that we keep NeedyMeds' users informed about our organization and relevant health-related topics. Sign up here to receive monthly webinar announcements.
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Webinars

Storylines: Free App to Track Your Health
Storylines is the free self-care app that helps you manage and take control of your health. Attend this brief presentation to learn more about the app, how to download it, how to use it, and how it can benefit you. It's time to join the thousands of users taking ownership of their health.
January 27, 2020 at 2:00PM Eastern Time

Autoimmune Disease and Nutrition
Join this webinar to learn about autoimmune disease and the role that diet can play in reducing inflammation and helping with vitamin deficiencies.
January 29, 2020 at 3:00PM Eastern Time

Help Affording Healthcare Costs: The NeedyMeds Overview Webinar
National nonprofit, NeedyMeds, connects people to programs - free and anonymously - that will help them afford or save on their healthcare expenses. Join the NeedyMeds Overview Webinar to learn about the most popular resources NeedyMeds offers and how to find what you need quickly on the NeedyMeds website.
February 6, 2020 at 1:00PM Eastern Time

Becoming an Empowered Patient
Join Andrea Bear, Executive Director of Mended Hearts, as she walks us through how to become an empowered patient. Learn how advocating for yourself and being an active part of your own healthcare team can improve your health. Register today as space is limited!
February 12, 2020 at 1:30PM Eastern Time

NeedyMeds Brief: How to Save on Pet Meds
Do you have 10 minutes? If so, join NeedyMeds Director of Education & Partnerships, Carla Dellaporta, as she explains, in this brief presentation, how you can use the drug discount card to save on your pet medications.
February 20, 2020 at 4:00PM Eastern Time

Drug Importation: The topic everyone's talking about
Everyone is talking about Canadian drug importation. Is this real? What do the Canadians think about it? Can it be done safely? What is the role of the patient advocate in this debate? In this webinar Partnership for Safe Medicines Executive Director, Shabbir Imber Safdar, will talk the proposals that are out there, how close they are to implementation, what the safety issues involved are, and the affect theses debates have on patient behavior.
February 25, 2020 at 2:00PM Eastern Time

Triage Cancer's Write for Life: Communicating Your Way Through Cancer
Twenty years of research indicates that expressive writing—dealing with one's deepest thoughts and feelings—may contribute to improved physical and emotional health. Through writing prompts, games, and innovative exercises, this webinar will explore self-expression, coping with fear, and managing the challenges that cancer brings.
February 26, 2020 at 7:00PM Eastern Time

Help Affording Healthcare Costs: The NeedyMeds Overview Webinar
National nonprofit, NeedyMeds, connects people to programs — free and anonymously — that will help them afford or save on their healthcare expenses. Join the NeedyMeds Overview Webinar to learn about the most popular resources NeedyMeds offers and how to find what you need quickly on the NeedyMeds website.
March 4, 2020 at 11:30AM Eastern Time

Triage Cancer's Disclosure After a Cancer Diagnosis
Disclosure of a cancer diagnosis is a personal decision and there may be ramifications of disclosing. This webinar will discuss the psychological aspects of disclosure decisions, the employment rights associated with disclosure, and other aspects to consider of disclosure.
March 5, 2020 at 12:00PM Eastern Time

NeedyMeds Brief: All About Prescription Assistance Programs
Prescription Assistance Programs are a need-to-know resource if you want to save money on your prescriptions. Join NeedyMeds Director of Education & Partnerships, Carla Dellaporta, for this brief webinar explaining what prescription assistance programs are, how they work, how to find them on the NeedyMeds website and — most importantly — how they can help you.
March 9, 2020 at 2:30PM Eastern Time

Financial Impact of Cancer
Cancer is expensive. But there are some things you can do to help lessen the financial impact of a cancer diagnosis and treatment. Join Monica Fawzy Bryant, Esq., COO of Triage Center, as she walks us through some of these tips including making sure you understand your health insurance, how to pick the most appropiate health insurance for you, knowing what to do when your policy says no, and finding financial assistance resources.
March 10, 2020 at 12:00PM Eastern Time

Demystifying the Drug Discount Card
Join NeedyMeds Director of Education & Partnerships, Carla Dellaporta, for this 15 minute webinar. Carla will provide detailed information on how our drug discount card works, tools for maximizing user savings and why it should matter to you - wether you have health insurance or not!
April 1, 2020 at 3:00pm Eastern Time

Alcohol & Your Liver
Drinking too much alcohol, either on a single occasion - known as binge drinking - or drinking a lot over time, can take a serious toll on your health and cause temporary or permanent liver disease. This webinar will help you understand why a healthy liver is important to overall good health and how you can avoid alcohol-related liver disease.
April 9, 2020 at 1:30PM Eastern Time

The PAN Foundation: Connecting Underinsured Patients with the Treament They Need
The PAN Foundation is here to help. Learn how underinsured people with life-threatening, chronic and rare diseases can get the medications and treatments they need.
April 22, 2020 at 1:00pm Eastern Time

Rx Outreach: Making Medications Affordable
Learn how to access medication at affordable prices. Rx Outreach, the country's largest non-profit order pharmacy, has free shipping, no membership fees, and no coupons. Whether you're insured, uninsured, or under-insured, this fully acccredited pharmacy can help!
April 28, 2020 at 1:30PM Eastern Time

Help Affording Healthcare Costs: The NeedyMeds Overview Webinar
National nonprofit, NeedyMeds, connects people to programs - free and anonymously - that will help them afford or save on their healthcare expenses. Join the NeedyMeds Overview Webinar to learn about the most popular resources NeedyMeds offers and how to find what you need quickly on the NeedyMeds website.
April 30, 2020 at 1:00PM Eastern Time

NeedyMeds Brief: How to Save on Pet Meds
Do you have 10 minutes? If so, join NeedyMeds Director of Education & Partnerships, Carla Dellaporta, as she explains, in this brief presentation, how you can use the drug discount card to save on your pet medications.
May 1, 2020 at 11:00AM Eastern Time

Samaritans: Suicide Prevention
Samaritans' mission is to reduce the incidence of suicide by alleviating despair, isolation, distress and suicidal feelings. In this webinar, you will learn about risk factors and warning signs for suicide, how to talk to someone who may be suicidal, and basic steps in getting a suicidal person help.
June 10, 2020 at 4:00PM Eastern Time

Help Your Patients Save on Healthcare Expenses
Join NeedyMeds Director of Education & Partnerships, Carla Dellaporta, as she walks you through all the ways you can help your patients or clients save on healthcare costs. She will also offer resources on how you and your team can stay up to date on important resources and healthcare topics.
June 23, 2020 at 2:00PM Eastern Time

Storylines: Free App to Track Your Health
Storylines is the free self-care app that helps you manage and take control of your health. Attend this brief presentation to learn more about the app, how to download it, how to use it, and how it can benefit you. It's time to join the thousands of users taking ownership of their health.
June 25, 2020 at 12:00PM Eastern Time

All About Prescription Assistance Programs
Precription Assitance program are a need-to-know resource if you want to save money on your prescriptions. Join NeedyMeds Director of Education & Partnership, Carla Dellaporta, for this brief webinar explaining what prescription assistance programs are, how they work, how to find them on the NeedyMeds website and — most importantly — how they can help you.
July 7, 2020 at 12:00PM Eastern Time

Help Affording Healthcare Costs: The NeedyMeds Overview Webinar
National nonprofit, NeedyMeds, connects people to programs - free and anonymously - that will help them afford or save on their healthcare expenses. Join the NeedyMeds Overview Webinar to learn about the most popular resources NeedyMeds offers and how to find what you need quickly on the NeedyMeds website.
July 13, 2020 at 3:00PM Eastern Time

Viral Hepatitis Education Program
This is an education program targeted to individuals who either have or are at risk for viral hepatitis, especially for the hepatitis C virus. The program educated participants about the liver, liver disease (including the differences between hepatitis A, B, and C), risk factors, prevention, current treatment options, disease management strategies, and disease impact.
July 23, 2020 at 1:30PM Eastern Time

Help Affording Healthcare Costs: The NeedyMeds Overview Webinar
National nonprofit, NeedyMeds, connects people to programs - free and anonymously - that will help them afford or save on their healthcare expenses. Join the NeedyMeds Overview Webinar to learn about the most popular resources NeedyMeds offers and how to find what you need quickly on the NeedyMeds website.
August 12, 2020 at 12:00PM Eastern Time

Financial Impact of Cancer
Cancer is expensive. But there are some things you can do to help lessen the financial impact of a cancer diagnosis and treatment. Join Monica Fawzy Bryant, Esq., COO of Triage Center, as she walks us through some of these tips including making sure you understand your health insurance, how to pick the most appropiate health insurance for you, knowing what to do when your policy says no, and finding financial assistance resources.
August 18, 2020 at 12:00PM Eastern Time

Samaritans: Suicide Prevention
Samaritans' mission is to reduce the incidence of suicide by alleviating despair, isolation, distress and suicidal feelings. In this webinar, you will learn about risk factors and warning signs for suicide, how to talk to someone who may be suicidal, and basic steps in getting a suicidal person help.
September 1, 2020 at 2:30PM Eastern Time

Rx Outreach: Making Medications Affordable
Learn how to access medication at affordable prices. Rx Outreach, the country's largest non-profit order pharmacy, has free shipping, no membership fees, and no coupons. Whether you're insured, uninsured, or under-insured, this fully acccredited pharmacy can help!
September 9, 2020 at 1:30PM Eastern Time

NeedyMeds Brief: How to Save on Pet Meds
Do you have 10 minutes? If so, join NeedyMeds Director of Education & Partnerships, Carla Dellaporta, as she explains, in this brief presentation, how you can use the drug discount card to save on your pet medications.
September 14, 2020 at 3:00PM Eastern Time

Help Your Patients Save on Healthcare Expenses
Join NeedyMeds Director of Education & Partnerships, Carla Dellaporta, as she walks you through all the ways you can help your patients or clients save on healthcare costs. She will also offer resources on how you and your team can stay up to date on important resources and healthcare topics.
September 15, 2020 at 1:30PM Eastern Time

The PAN Foundation: Connecting Underinsured Patients with the Treament They Need
The PAN Foundation is here to help. Learn how underinsured people with life-threatening, chronic and rare diseases can get the medications and treatments they need.
September 23, 2020 at 1:00PM Eastern Time

Liver Wellness
The American Liver Foundation offers a general liver education program for adults seeking to understand how the liver functions and the causes of and risk factors and treatments for the most prevalent liver diseases. The program is offered to adult community groups including civic organizations, hospitals, and other community settings and can also be part of corporate wellness programs. Join us to learn more!
October 15, 2020 at 1:30PM Eastern Time

Samaritans: Suicide Prevention
Samaritans' mission is to reduce the incidence of suicide by alleviating despair, isolation, distress and suicidal feelings. In this webinar, you will learn about risk factors and warning signs for suicide, how to talk to someone who may be suicidal, and basic steps in getting a suicidal person help.
December 14, 2020 at 3:00PM

Rx Outreach: Making medications affordable.
Learn how to access medication at affordable prices. Rx Outreach, the country’s largest non-profit mail order pharmacy, has free shipping, no membership fees, and no coupons. Whether you're insured, uninsured, or under-insured, this fully accredited pharmacy can help!
December 15, 2020 at 1:30PM Eastern Time

Free Private Webinar Training for Your Staff

If you work for an organization or healthcare facility, NeedyMeds can provide your team with a free private webinar training. Trainings are similar to an Overview Webinar but can be tailored to meet your team's needs. Please contact webinar@needymeds.org to request one.