Assisting Patients and Caregivers with Medicare Coverage - JCHiP
While your patients will have individual variations in insurance coverage, Medicare is the largest insurer of individuals over the age of 65. This course provides a broad overview of Medicare benefits and directs you to resources useful to determining sevice-specific coverage.
(Course updated January 2014)
Registered nurses and healthcare providers focusing on best practices in chronic disease management, case management, caregiver education and support, transitional care, and geriatric evaluation and management.
- Define the terms premium, deductible, co-payment, co-insurance, eligibility, supplemental insurance, custodial care, long term care, home care, and Medicare Advantage.
- Identify the federal telephone number and web address for obtaining information to assist patients in using the Medicare program.
- Apply basic concepts of Medicare to a case study scenario
- 1.00 ANCC