PRESENTATIONS & WEBINARS

CRI’s BRIDGE team and other specialized staff deliver presentations for case managers, clinical providers, and consumers throughout the state. You can access their most recent presentations and webinars below!

If you have any questions about BRIDGE, their trainings and webinars, health insurance enrollment, or other HIV-related trainings, please contact George Hastie, BRIDGE Project Manager at ghastie@crine.org or 617.502.1747.

Recent Webinars: 

The New HIV Drug Assistance Program Self-Attestation Form: The Short Form (April 16, 2019)
Full webinar with audio
Full webinar slide deck
Questions from webinar

Highlights from this webinar: 

  • How the new self-attestation (short) form will streamline HDAP enrollment
  • Self-attestation eligibility
  • Requirements for supporting documentation
  • Tips for submitting complete short and long forms in a timely manner

HDAP & the MA Health Connector – Understanding Premium Tax Credits & Tax Reconciliation (January 29, 2019)
Full webinar with audio
Full webinar slide deck 

Highlights from this webinar:

  • Review of Premium Tax Credits (PTCs)
  • PTC-Related Tax Forms and Reconciliation
  • HDAP/CHII Requirements for PTCs
    • Paying PTC adjustments to the IRS on behalf of clients
    • Collecting PTC-related refunds from clients

Open Enrollment 2020: HDAP, PrEPDAP, and the MA Health Connector (October 30, 2019)

Full webinar with audio
Full webinar slide deck

Highlights from this webinar:

  • Infectious Disease Drug Assistance Program (IDDAP) description
  • BRIDGE Team Description
  • Open Enrollment 2020 & the Massachusetts Health Connector
  • CHII and Premium Tax Credits
  • Special Considerations for Immigrants
  • PrEPDAP and nPEP Programs Overview
  • Tips for submitting complete short and long forms in a timely manner