Managing Health Finances: A #HealthTipsChat with Our Experts

by Jacqueline Ho Content Producer

How do you manage your health finances? Join us for a HealthCentral Twitter Chat on Thursday, January 29th from 2-3 p.m. EST to get and give advice on this important topic that affects everyone, especially those living with a chronic illness or a serious health condition. HealthCentral will be hosting from the Twitter handle @HealthCentral.

A New Year means new insurance, deductibles and hefty medical bills for many people. Our team of experts will be sharing advice and their personal experiences managing various aspects of health finances. We’ll chat about everything from finding financial assistance and avoiding/climbing out of medical debt to coping with the stress and emotional toll it can take.

These community experts will be providing tips, resources and support throughout the chat:

@TheSeatedViewLene Andersen is a health and disability advocate, author, and Community Leader on HealthCentral’s rheumatoid arthritis site.

@Born2lbFatSarah Bramblette is a lipedema, lymphedema, obesity & insurance advocate. Sarah also runs the popular blog site Born2lbFat and will be obtaining a MS degree in Health Law, June 2015.

@mindingourelderCarol Bradley Bursack is an author, columnist, writer on Alzheimer's, eldercare, and caregiving.

@BreastCancerPJ Hamel is a breast cancer survivor, author, and long-time contributor to the breast cancer community at HealthCentral.

Join us to connect with these experts, health advocates and people like you from all over the country to get your health finances questions answered!

First time to the chat? Simply use the hashtag #HealthTipsChat when posting throughout the hour on Twitter and don’t forget to continually refresh your feed to read the most recent conversations and follow along.

Jacqueline Ho
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Jacqueline Ho

Jacqueline is a former content producer for HealthCentral. She is a multimedia journalist with a bachelor's degree in English Literature and a master's in Broadcast Journalism and Public Affairs.