Webcast: Affordable Care Act: Where are we now?

REPLAY VIDEO: Replay the webcast of The Affordable Care Act (ACA) conference on April 17, 2013, hosted by the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District, in collaboration with Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. (MHM).

Cheasty Anderson with the Center for Public Policy Priorities, a non-partisan independent research organization focused on evaluating public policy as it affects low- and moderate-income Texans, will present her “ACA Boot Camp” during the plenary session. She will address the essential health benefits, the health insurance marketplace (also known as the exchange), new industry regulations, consumer protections, among other topics.

 

REPLAY VIDEO: Replay the webcast of The Affordable Care Act (ACA) conference on April 17, 2013, hosted by the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District, in collaboration with Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. (MHM).

Speakers at the event described changes to healthcare brought about by the ACA.

The webcast and this archived video were made possible thanks to underwriting support from MHM.





Metro Health aims to present the essential content of the ACA and how it will impact San Antonio’s residents, providers and businesses.

Cheasty Anderson with the Center for Public Policy Priorities, a non-partisan independent research organization focused on evaluating public policy as it affects low- and moderate-income Texans, will present her “ACA Boot Camp” during the plenary session. She will address the essential health benefits, the health insurance marketplace (also known as the exchange), new industry regulations, consumer protections, among other topics.

Agenda

9:15 – 10:00 a.m.  Check-in & registration (light refreshments available
10:00 – 10:15 a.m. Welcoming remarks:
  • Dr. Thomas Schlenker, Director, Metro Health
  • Ed Codina, Ph.D, Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc.  
10:15 – 11:15 a.m. “ACA Boot Camp” - Cheasty Anderson, Center for Public Policy Priorities
11:15 – 11:30 a.m. Break
11:30 – 1:00pm Panel discussion and Q&A:
  Closing Remarks - Dr. Thomas Schlenker

 

For more information or questions about the conference, call (210) 207-8172.

Want more information about the Affordable Care Act? Replay video of NOWCastSA's webcast of Health Care Reform After the Affordable Care Act, a factual, non-partisan talk on the strengths and weaknesses of the Affordable Care Act led by Dr. Amer Kaissi, by clicking here.

Disclosures: Dr. Thomas Schlenker is a former member of the NOWCastSA Board of Directors and Methodist Healthcare Ministries is a significant NOWCastSA funder. For more details click here.