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Nuts and Bolts of Medicare & Medicaid 2016: What All Attorneys Need to Know

Released on: Dec. 16, 2016
Running Time: 03:03:30

At some point in life, most Americans will qualify for either Medicare or Medicaid, or have friends or loved ones who do. Yet, few understand how the two government health care programs work. Whether you work with clients who may benefit from Medicare or Medicaid; work with health care providers, hospitals, pharmacies, or health insurance providers who are compensated by Medicare of Medicaid; or simply want to learn the basics for your own benefit, this program will give you a firm understanding of how these important government programs work. Our expert faculty will explain what each program is; how they are funded; what they cover; the application process; who qualifies; how claims are processed; and limitations on the length and amount of coverage. You will also learn how the Affordable Care Act on other recent laws are impacting Medicare and Medicaid services.


You will learn:

  • What are Medicare and Medicaid?
  • Who qualifies for Medicare and Medicaid?
  • What are Medicare Parts A, B, C and D?
  • How do Medicare and Medicaid work with private health care insurance?
  • What are the responsibilities of health care providers, hospitals and pharmacies in the claims process?
  • How are claims submitted and paid under Medicare and Medicaid?
  • Are there differences in the way individual States administer Medicaid?
  • What are state and federal agencies doing to prevent and prosecute fraud and abuse?
  • What are some ongoing and future changes to Medicare and Medicaid?


Lecture Topics [Total time 03:03:30]

Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the purchase of the entire program.


  • Opening Remarks and Introduction* [00:02:28]
    Edo Banach
  • Medicare – The Basics/The Facts about Medicaid [02:02:32]
    Beth Shyken, Edo Banach
  • Medicare and Medicaid Reforms [00:58:28]
    Edo Banach, Chad Shearer, Valerie J. Bogart, Barbara J. Collins, Caroline L. Farrell, Beth Shyken

The purchase price of this Web Program includes the following articles from the Course Handbook available online:


  • COMPLETE COURSE HANDBOOK
  • Medicare—The Basics
    Beth Shyken
  • Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Opportunities for Alignment Under Medicare and Medicaid
    Edo Banach
  • Medicaid Eligibility and Coverage Overview & Medicaid Coverage of Home and Community-Based Services
    Barbara J. Collins, Caroline L. Farrell
  • Medicaid in New York—Nuts and Bolts (PowerPoint slides)
    Valerie J. Bogart
  • Supplemental Citations on MEDICAID
    Valerie J. Bogart
  • Medicaid Reform: Understanding the Past, Predicting the Future
    Chad Shearer
  • PACE Innovation Act creates opportunities (November 30, 2015)
    Jade Gong, Edo Banach

Presentation Material


  • Medicare - The Basics
    Beth Shyken
  • The Facts about Medicaid
    Valerie J. Bogart
  • The Facts about Medicaid
    Barbara J. Collins
  • The Facts about Medicaid
    Caroline L. Farrell
  • Medicare and Medicaid Reforms
    Edo Banach
Speaker(s)
Valerie J. Bogart ~ Director, Evelyn Frank Legal Resources Project, New York Legal Assistance Group
Barbara J. Collins ~ Attorney,
Caroline L. Farrell ~ Attorney,
Chad Shearer ~ United Hospital Fund
Beth Shyken ~ Senior Counsel, Client Services, Medicare Rights Center
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