Health Advocacy- Somerset County

The NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome is pleased to offer the following workshop presented by SPAN- the Statewide Parent Advocacy Network

Health Advocacy- Somerset County

  • Date: Monday, September 26, 2011
  • Time: 7-9 p.m.
  • Location: Somerset Medical Center (Hamilton Conference Room) 110 Rehill Ave., Somerville

This workshop focuses on accessing health coverage and services for children with special health care needs. Topics covered include an introduction to various health insurance models- who is eligible and how to apply; mental health services and the child behavioral health system; advocacy in the managed care environment; health support services; consumer laws- COBRA, HIPAA, ERISA, FMLA; and adult systems of care.

This presentation is free, but registration is required. Click here to register. For more information, contact Martha Butterfield at 908-575-7350 or mbutterfield@njcts.org. Last day to register is September 25 at 8 p.m.