MI Bridges Community Partner Training

The Michigan Department of Health & Human Services is providing MI Bridges training for Access, Navigation and Referral partners.  An agency must be registered in MI Bridges as a community partner to participate in a training.  For more information on the trainings or if you have any questions, please contact  MDHHSCommunityPartners@michigan.gov.   

Navigation Partner:

If your agency will be registering as a Navigation Partner, all users assigned to the Navigator role will need to attend a MI Bridges Navigator training webinar. This webinar is necessary due to the enhanced features Navigation Partners will be expected to assist clients with.

The MI Bridges Navigation Partner webinar dates and times are listed below. Please click on the date/link to register for the webinar. 

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Referral Partners:

If your agency is registered as a Referral Partner, all users assigned to the Referral role will need to view a MI Bridges Referral Partner training via webinar. Once the user has viewed the webinar, MDHHS will mark them trained in MI Bridges and they will have access to agency referrals.

You can access the webinar at this link. 

Additional Referral Partner Resources:

Access Partners:

If your agency is registered as an Access Partner, please review a brief online, self-paced training.  The training will give you an overview of MI Bridges, explain the role of an Access partner, and highlight features and functionality of the MI Bridges portal. 

You can access the webinar at this link 

The training presentation is at this link


Additional Webinar Opportunities:

Health Coverage 101 - November 5 - 1:00 - 2:30 pm  

This webinar will cover 3 coverage options available in Michigan: Marketplace, Medicaid, and Medicare. We will provide an overview of the basics for these three options: when to apply, where to apply, where to find free help, etc. 

MI Bridges Enhancements - New enhancements for our MI Bridges Navigation Partners will be implemented in MI Bridges on September 26, 2020. This webinar will review the changes for partners that will take place with this system update.

MI Bridges Renewal Training - The benefits renewal process is now simpler for food, health care, child care and cash assistance clients with the rollout of new, streamlined benefits renewal form.  Project Re:New improves client experience across four largest assistance programs as more families and individuals need help. In addition to the updated benefits renewal process, there were updates made to MI Bridges to assist MI Bridges Navigators to assist clients with their renewals. This webinar will explain the updates.