PHA Live is a monthly series of Facebook Live events and webinars that provides an opportunity for those affected by pulmonary hypertension (PH) to hear from experts on health, wellness, science and research topics. Recordings of PHA Live events will become available on this page within three business days of the original program.
Navigating Open Enrollment Webinars
Each Thursday in October at 2 p.m. EDT
Join the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) at 2 p.m. EDT each Thursday in October for a four-part PHA Live webinar series titled “Navigating Open Enrollment.” The series is focused on key information to guide you through open enrollment for Medicare and health insurance plans. Each webinar will feature an engaging informational session and Q&A segment. The series will conclude with a live Q&A session. Come prepared with your insurance questions for expert Danielle Burkett, CMA, of Duke University Hospital and PHA staff.
Intro to Open Enrollment – Oct. 6; 2 p.m. EDT
Medicare Overview – Oct. 13; 2 p.m. EDT
Medicare Tips and Troubleshooting – Oct. 20; 2 p.m. EDT
Ask the Expert – Oct. 27; 2 p.m. EDT
Register for individual webinars or the entire series.
Thanks to Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. for being a Diamond level corporate sponsor of the PHA Connects fund which provides support for these PHA Live events.
About the Speakers
Danielle Burkett, CMA
Danielle Burkett has worked as a certified medical assistant (CMA) for Duke University Hospital’s Pulmonary Vascular Disease Center for seven and a half years. She works directly with insurance companies and specialty pharmacies to get PH medication approved for her patients. She loves her job and telling patients that they have been approved. She also assists patients in getting funding for expensive medication.
Jaeger Spratt, MSW
Jaeger Spratt is PHA’s advocacy and treatment access program manager. They coordinate PHA’s grassroots advocacy network. The network empowers people impacted by PH to effect change with elected officials. They also help community members with managing copay assistance, choosing insurance and other treatment-access issues. Jaeger received a Master of Social Work from Virginia Commonwealth University and has federal policy and legislative advocacy experience with the National Center for Transgender Equality.
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