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 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

COVID and Cancer: Legal Resources for One Year Since the Pandemic
COVID-19 has made many things - including a cancer diagnosis - more challenging. This webinar will cover various legal issues that may stem from a cancer diagnosis, including employment law, insurance options and disability insurance, and laws that protect people affected by cancer. The “COVID and Cancer” webinar series is supported by Tower Cancer Research Foundation.
March 18, 2021 at 3:00PM Eastern Time

The PAN Foundation: Connecting Underinsured Patients with the Treatment 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 treatment they need.
March 25, 2021 at 2:00PM Eastern Time

Healthwell Foundation: 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
March 30, 2021 at 2:00PM 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.
April 1, 2021 at 3:30PM Eastern Time

Professional Panel Business Hour
The Cancer Legal Resource Center (CLRC) is pleased to present a business hour for current and prospective Professional Panel attorneys providing legal assistance to cancer-affected individuals. Join Co-Directors Shelly Rosenfeld, Esq., and Dayana Pelayo, Esq., to hear from distinguished guest speaker and CLRC founder Barbara Schwerin, discover opportunities through CLRC’s Professional Panel, and network with other legal professionals.
April 6, 2021 at 3:00 PM 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!
April 6, 2021 at 4:30PM Eastern Time

Ways to Take Time Off for those Diagnosed and Caregivers
Join NeedyMeds partner Triage Cancer to explore ways to take time off as an individual diagnosed with cancer or a caregiver. Attendees will learn about how the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Family and Medical Leave Act can be useful to individuals coping with cancer, how reasonable accommodations can be used to work through treatment or return to work, and other state laws, disclosure, and privacy protections.
April 7, 2021 at 1:00PM Eastern Time

COVID and Cancer: Navigating Health Insurance for People with Cancer
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought health to the forefront and underscores the importance of accessible information about health insurance. This webinar will be particularly helpful for those with cancer who are concerned about losing their health insurance, or want to change coverage, whether they are shopping on or off the health insurance marketplace. The “COVID and Cancer” webinar series is supported by Tower Cancer Research Foundation.
April 15, 2021 at 3:00 PM 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 are 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

Health Insurance Appeals
Resister for this Triage Cancer Webinar that will explore the health insurance appeals process. Attendees will learn about how to navigate the appeals process for private health insurance, employer-sponsored health insurance, Medicare, and Medicaid.
May 6, 2021 at 12:00PM Eastern Time

Healthcare Savings with Diagnosis-Based Assistance Programs
Take 25 minutes out of your day to learn about how Diagnosis-Based Assistance Programs can help you save on your medical expenses. Sign up right away as space is limited.
May 11, 2021 at 4:00PM Eastern Time

COVID and Cancer: Employment Legal Resources for Cancer Patients
COVID-19 has changed the workplace in significant ways, and there are additional considerations for those affected by cancer. This webinar will break down the most useful information about COVID-related protections related to employment and about the laws that have been in place and that will remain after COVID-related laws are projected to end. The “COVID and Cancer” webinar series is supported by Tower Cancer Research Foundation.
May 13, 2021 at 3:00 PM 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

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!
June 1, 2021 at 1:30PM Eastern Time

The PAN Foundation: Connecting Underinsured Patients with the Treatment 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 treatment they need.
June 7, 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

COVID and Cancer: Advanced Planning
The COVID-19 pandemic has reinforced that a person's health can change rapidly. Whether affected by COVID or not, it's a reminder that a person with cancer may require more specialized care. By planning in advance, people diagnosed with cancer can help ensure that their wishes about treatment will be followed. This webinar will encourage people to plan ahead to ensure that their loved ones - and assets - are protected. It will provide an overview of advanced healthcare directives, powers of attorney for financial affairs, and wills and trusts.
June 17, 2021 at 3:00 PM Eastern Time

Help Paying for Care
Join us Triage Cancer Webinar as they explore how to get help paying for care. Attendees will learn about the contributing factors to financial toxicity, tips for rebuilding financial health after a cancer diagnosis, and how to identify financial assistance options available.
June 22, 2021 at 12:00PM 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

Emotional Overload: Impact of a Cancer Diagnosis
Join us Triage Cancer for this presentation which will explore the emotional impact of a cancer diagnosis and strategies for self-care. Attendees will learn about the various ways that stress can impact the body, concrete tools for managing intrusive thoughts, and techniques to finding balance during stressful moments.
July 20, 2021 at 1:00PM Eastern Time

HealthWell Foundation: 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.
July 21, 2021 at 1:30PM 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 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

Healthcare Savings with our Drug Discount Card
In 20 minutes learn everything you ever wanted to know about our drug discount card. Most importantly, we'll explain how to use our drug discount card to save on your prescriptions, over-the-counter meds and healthcare supplies as well as medical equipment. You'll want to attend even if you have insurance. Space limited so register right away!
August 6, 2021 at 2:00PM 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!
August 18, 2021 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!
August 23, 2021 at 4:00PM 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, 2021 at 12:00PM 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.
September 2, 2021 at 12:00PM Eastern Time

HealthWell Foundation: 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 8, 2021 at 12:30PM Eastern Time

Healthcare Savings with Diagnosis-Based Assistance Programs
Take 25 minutes out of your day to learn about how Diagnosis-Based Assistance Programs can help you save on your medical expenses. Sign up right away as space is limited.
September 13, 2021 at 12:30PM Eastern Time

The PAN Foundation: Connecting Underinsured Patients with the Treatment 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 treatment they need.
September 14, 2021 at 1:30PM Eastern Time

Medicare
Register for this Triage Cancer Webinar which will explore the basics of the Medicare system. Attendees will learn about the different parts of Medicare, the different financial assistance options available to individuals on Medicare, and the various Medicare enrollment periods.
September 15, 2021 at 1:00PM Eastern Time

Understanding Health Insurance
NeedyMeds partner Triage Cancer Webinar is hosting this webinar which will explore how to choose and use your health insurance. Attendees will learn about the various healthcare and health insurance options available to individuals diagnosed with cancer, how patients can effectively choose between plan options, and the appeal process.
October 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!
October 21, 2021 at 2:30PM Eastern Time

The PAN Foundation: Connecting Underinsured Patients with the Treatment 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 treatment they need.
November 3, 2021 at 12:00PM Eastern Time

Holiday Recipes that Nourish Body and Soul
Join Triage Cancer as they explore holiday recipes that can be made ahead. Attendees will learn about the nutritional benefits of traditional holiday ingredients, holiday recipes that can be made ahead of time, and how to promote a healthy relationship with food during the holidays. All attendees will have the opportunity to ask the speakers questions in real time via a chat-box.
November 11, 2021 at 2:00PM Eastern Time

Healthcare Savings with Diagnosis-Based Assistance Programs
Take 25 minutes out of your day to learn about how Diagnosis-Based Assistance Programs can help you save on your medical expenses. Sign up right away as space is limited.
November 12, 2021 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 6, 2021 at 2:30PM Eastern Time

HealthWell Foundation: 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.
December 9, 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!
December 15, 2021 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.