Illinois Health Care Coverage Options and Benefits Information for People with Disabilities

September 14, 2017 @ 8:30AM — 3:30PM

Update on Medicaid, Medicare and Private Insurance - What You Need to Know!

Don't Miss this Opportunity to Learn the Latest on Health Care Coverage Options!

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8:00 - 8:30 a.m. Registration

8:30 - 8:45 a.m. Welcome and Introductions:

¨ Meg Cooch, Executive Director, The Arc of Illinois

¨ Faye Manaster, Project Director, Family to Family Health

Information Center/Family Voices of Illinois

8:45 - 10:15 a.m. - "Update on Medicaid in Illinois and Nationally"

presented by Stephanie Altman, Assistant Director of Health Care Justice, Sargent Shriver

National Center on Poverty Law

10:15 - 10:30 a.m. - Break

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - "Understanding SSI, SSDI and Medicare"

presented by Sherri Schneider, Family Benefit Solutions, Inc.

12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - Lunch - If you need a vegetarian meal or have any other special needs for lunch, please indicate on your registration form.

1:00 - 1:45 p.m. - "Update on Medicaid Managed Care in Illinois"

presented by Laura Phelan, Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services' Bureau of Managed Care

1:45 - 2:00 p.m. - Break

2:00 - 3:00 p.m. - "Update on Private and Marketplace Insurance"

presented by Anthony Simonetta, Private Insurance Broker

3:00 - 3:30 p.m. -"Health and Disability Advocacy and You"

presented by Meg Cooch, Executive Director, The Arc of Illinois

Questions, Discussion and Evaluation

3:30 p.m. - Adjourn

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Event Location

Doubletree Hotel
5000 W. 127th St.
Alsip, IL 60803

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