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

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

Returning to Work After COVID-19
As states begin to reopen and employees are asked to return to work, many people with a cancer diagnosis, and their caregivers, are questioning what options they have. This webinar, will provide up-to-the-minute information about changes to health insurance and employment, including new options for paid sick leave, paid family leave, and unemployment benefits. We will also cover recent changes and new rules that may impact an individual’s financial situation, including housing and other consumer assistance programs. State approaches to the electronic creation and execution of estate planning documents will also be discussed.
August 19, 2020 at 12:00PM Eastern Time

Parenting a Medically Complex Child
Parenting is tough, but parenting a medically complex child is even tougher. Navigating the health care system can be daunting and overwhelming. Join Andrea Baer, Executive Director of Mended Hearts, and mom to a medically complex child for some practical advice to the emotional and social stress that comes with parenting a medically complex child.
August 19, 2020 at 1:00PM 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 mail order pharmacy, has free shipping, no membership fees, and no coupons. Whether you're insured, uninsured, or under-insured, this fully accredited mail order 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

Copay or Premium Financial Assistance in Less Than Five Minutes
Copay or Premium Financial Assistance in Less Than Five Minutes participants will learn first-hand how they can access a financial lifeline for underinsured patients who have nowhere else to turn. During this informative session, participants will learn about copayment and premium assistance resources available to patients and how easy it is to apply for a grant. Providers and pharmacies will learn how to access assistance, enroll patients and monitor patient grants seamlessly and efficiently through portals.
September 16, 2020 at 2:30PM 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

Medication Adherence - On track with your meds and your health.
Taking medications correctly is a vital part of maintaining your health. That's why this year's Talk About Your Medicine's Month theme is Medication Adherence. Join this 30-minute webinar to learn how patients can maximize medicine benefits while minimizing risks, and get the tools needed to talk about their medicines. Space is limited.
October 1, 2020 at 1:00PM Eastern Time

10 Myths About Raynaud's Phenomenon - Get the Facts for a Warmer, More Comfortable Life
NeedyMeds' partner, the Raynaud's Association, will offer resources for support and education to help those living with Raynaud's to lead a fuller life.
October 6, 2020 at 1:30PM Eastern Time

Seven Secrets to Medication Savings
You've probably seen the same medication savings methods many times. They include shopping for best prices, switching to generics or using a drug discount card. Join this 30-minute webinar to learn different ways NeedyMeds President, Dr. Sagall, suggests for saving. We're betting you've never heard of some of these before!
October 7, 2020 at 1:30PM 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

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.
October 19, 2020 at 1:00PM Eastern Time

Understanding Cancer-Related Fatigue
Cancer-Related Fatigue is the #1 side effect of cancer and it's treatments. This webinar will provide an understanding of what cancer-related fatigue is, the impact it has on cancer patients, the factor that drives the fatigue, and the intervention that can help patients and their families better manage fatigue and increase energy levels.
November 2, 2020 at 12:00PM 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 about the proposals that are out there, how close they are to implementation, what the safety issues involved are, and the affect these debates have on patient behavior.
November 10, 2020 at 2:00PM 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.
December 1, 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 Eastern Time

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

How to Save on Pet Meds
Got 10 minutes? If so, register for this brief webinar to learn how to use the NeedyMeds Drug Discount Card to save on your pet meds.
January 5, 2021 at 2:30PM 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.
January 12, 2021 at 2:30PM Eastern Time

Making the most out of Your Doctor's Appointment
Join the Lupus Foundation of America to learn how to prepare for your next health care appointment. This webinar will provide tips to make the most out of your next medical appointment. The more prepared you are, the more likely you will be to discuss the issues that are most important to you and leave with a plan in place.
January 14, 2021 at 1:00PM Eastern Time

Becoming an Empowered Patient
Join Andrea Baer, 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 2, 2021 at 1:00PM 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 10, 2021 at 12:30PM Eastern Time

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 20-minute 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.
February 15, 2021 at 3:30PM 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.
March 3, 2021 at 1:00PM

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 Cancer, as she walks us through some of these tips including making sure you understand your health insurance, how to pick the most appropriate health insurance plan for you, knowing what to do when your policy says no, and finding financial assistance resources.
March 9, 2021 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.
April 15, 2021 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 mail order pharmacy, has free shipping, no membership fees, and no coupons. Whether you're insured, uninsured, or under-insured, this fully accredited mail order pharmacy can help!
April 28, 2021 at 1:30PM Eastern Time

How to Save on Pet Meds
Got 10 minutes? If so, register for this brief webinar to learn how to use the NeedyMeds Drug Discount Card to save on your pet meds.
May 3, 2021 at 3:00PM Eastern Time

Lupus 101
May kicks off Lupus Awareness Month. Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease that can damage any part of the body and can mimic many other illnesses. Join The Lupus Foundation of America to learn about their mission to improve the quality of life for all people affected by lupus through research, education, support and advocacy. This webinar will help you understand the basics of lupus and get you connected with resources.
May 18, 2021 at 1:00PM 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.
June 8, 2021 at 3:00PM Eastern Time

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 20-minute 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 14, 2021 at 2:00PM 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 Cancer, as she walks us through some of these tips including making sure you understand your health insurance, how to pick the most appropriate health insurance plan for you, knowing what to do when your policy says no, and finding financial assistance resources.
August 3, 2021 at 12:00PM 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.