Watch myasthenia gravis (MG) community members share information about how to navigate MG treatment coverage.
Accessing health insurance and navigating healthcare while managing myasthenia gravis (MG) may feel overwhelming. Learning how the insurance process works may help you understand what to expect and what questions to ask when exploring treatment options with your doctor. This video features two MG community members sharing their experiences with MG and information about how people living with MG can navigate MG treatment coverage. Like other MG Real Talks Videos such as MG Real Talks on Self Advocacy, this video showcases real people sharing real stories. The discussion format, which is moderated by a member of the argenx global patient advocacy team, allows for brief educational sessions on some key health insurance topics, including:
- The basics of private and public health insurance
- An overview of Medicaid and Medicare insurance plans
- What prior authorization decisions are and how to appeal denial decisions
- Where to find support, resources and articles like Health Insurance 101: Navigating Coverage with MG
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