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Marketplaces and Ryan White for States Not Expanding Medicaid

Marketplaces and Ryan White for States Not Expanding Medicaid

Event Date: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Event Type: Webinar/Online Event

Southern AIDS Coalition and Partners on Call

Description

Working on the front-lines with Ryan White clients? Learn some of the strategies you can use to promote access to comprehensive health care and avoid interruptions in care for Ryan White clients as they transition to Affordable Care Act coverage.

Topics include:

  • Selecting the best private health insurance plan.
  • Accessing Navigators and other supports to avoid consumer scam.
  • Pursuing ACA insurance with attention to its impact on clients currently getting coverage by Ryan White.
  • Spotting and reporting problems with marketplace insurance to help improve coverage.

Panelists

  • Allison Rice, Clinical Instructor, Duke AIDS Legal Project
  • Lauren Banks, Director of Policy and Advocacy at AIDS Alabama¬†
  • Malinda Ellwood, Senior Clinical Fellow with the Harvard Law School Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation