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Obtaining and Maintaining Insurance Coverage for Your Child

July 21, 2011

Hear from experts at Caring Voice Coalition and other parents about how to overcome some of the challenges of getting – and then keeping – coverage for your child. 

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Presenter Information

Amy Jackson

Amy Jackson
Insurance Education and Counseling (IEC) Team Coordinator
Caring Voice Coalition, Inc. (CVC)

In her role as Team Coordinator, Amy is responsible for coordinating the patient services offered by CVC’s IEC Team, which, among many things, includes assisting CVC patients in identifying and exploring coverage options for the uninsured/underinsured and providing management of COBRA enrollment and coverage. Amy brings over six years of experience working in the healthcare and health insurance industry.

Miranda G. James

Miranda G. James
Attorney at Law
Caring Voice Coalition, Inc.

Miranda joined CVC in 2010 to develop and manage the Disability Assistance Program.  Additionally, Miranda manages a team that focuses on providing specialized insurance assistance and guidance to CVC’s patients. Miranda brings over six years of healthcare litigation and patient advocacy experience to her current role.

Margaret Beardsworth
PHA’s Insurance Program Manager

As PHA’s Insurance Program Manager, Margaret is the first point of contact for questions and comments about the insurance portion of PHA's website. In addition, she gathers patients' stories about their insurance challenges in order to help shape PHA's insurance policy agenda. Finally, Margaret works closely with PHA's medical and corporate partners in efforts to raise awareness about PH among insurance payers.

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