National Council on Aging (NCOA)
Training for Professionals - National Center for Benefits Access
251 18th St S, Ste 500, Arlington, VA, 22202-3410
Distance: 27 Miles
Helps organizations enroll seniors and younger adults with disabilities with limited means into benefits programs. This helps so that they can remain healthy and improve the quality of their lives.
The Center provides:
* Resources that help local organizations find, counsel, and help people enroll in benefits programs
* Benefits Enrollment Centers around the country that help low income people with Medicare access programs
* Online and in-person trainings for professionals and volunteers
* Research about best practices and strategies for benefits outreach and enrollment
* Materials, research and news
Assisting professionals with benefits outreach and enrollment for low-income Medicare beneficiaries
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
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LH-3500Health Insurance Information/Counseling Definition
Programs that offer information and guidance for people who need assistance in selecting appropriate health insurance coverage and which may also answer questions about health insurance benefits and help people complete insurance forms.
YAAgencies/Organizations as Recipients Definition
Organizations, as opposed to individuals, that are the recipients of services, donated materials, funding or other resources.
YO-1550.6500Public Benefits Eligibility Workers Definition
Individuals who interview applicants or recipients to determine eligibility for public assistance. They interpret and explain rules and regulations governing eligibility and grants, methods of payment and legal rights; record and evaluate personal and financial data to determine initial or continuing eligibility according to departmental directives; initiate procedures to grant, modify, deny, or terminate eligibility and grants for various aid programs (such as TANF, employment, and medical assistance); authorize monetary payments, Food Stamps, medical care or other forms of general assistance; and prepare and keep records of assigned cases.
YZ-6900Public Assistance Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of public assistance.