We hope you can join us for some of these upcoming webinars. On Wednesday, you can make sure that you and those in your community have the most up to date information related to the Zika Virus. There is also a webinar this Thursday where you can learn about special enrollment periods for enrolling in health insurance as well as resources for the uninsured..
What We Know,and Faith and Community Organizations Should Know,About Zika
THIS Wednesday, March 30, 2016 1:00 PM EDT
(Noon pm CDT, 11:00 am MDT, 10:00 am PDT)
Please join Lieutenant Commander Dr. Joanna Gaines, PhD, MPH as she shares information on what we know regarding the threat of Zika, and helpful information you can use to prepare your family and community. Joanna Gaines, PhD, MPH is a behavioral epidemiologist with the Travelers’ Health Branch, Division of Global Migration and Quarantine, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, CDC. One of Dr. Gaines’ areas of responsibility is outreach to missionary groups.
Special Enrollment Periods and Resources for the Uninsured
March 31 at 2:00 pm EDT
(1:00 pm CDT, Noon MDT, 11:00 am PDT)
The health care law has created special enrollment periods for those who experience special circumstances such as graduating from college and losing health insurance, getting married and needing coverage for a spouse, losing employer insurance or turning 26 and losing coverage on a parent’s health plan. Join this webinar to learn more about special enrollment periods and how to enroll in the Health Insurance Marketplace. For those who are uninsured and don’t qualify for the special enrollment period, learn what resources are available and when to enroll in the Health Insurance Marketplace. Guest speakers Rev. Michael and Lottie Minor from Get Covered Mississippi will present as well.
Taxes and the Health Insurance Marketplace
April 5 at 1:00 pm EDT
(Noon CDT, 11:00 MDT, 10:00 am PDT)
The 2016 tax season is upon us and individuals and families will be asked for some basic information regarding their health coverage on their tax returns. Learn what consumers need to know when filing their taxes, the importance of Form 1095-A and the penalty for not having health insurance. Guest speakers working on the ACA and taxes will present as well.