The Affordable Care Act & Viral Hepatitis: Opportunities and Challenges

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National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable All Member Webinar
The Affordable Care Act & Viral Hepatitis: Opportunities and Challenges

Thursday, June 27, 2013
3 pm – 4 pm Eastern

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All are welcome to participate!

Expansion of health care coverage under the Affordable Care Act begins on January 1, 2014. Many states are well underway with developing their programs, while some states haven’t even agreed to expand Medicaid to serve low-income people. This webinar will provide an update on ACA implementation, some key things viral hepatitis advocates need to know to help ensure the ACA provides access to hepatitis B and C testing, care, and treatment services, the role of state-level advocacy, and useful ACA implementation resources.

Moderator: Martha Saly, Executive Director, National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable

Presenters: Malinda Ellwood, Health Law and Policy Clinical Fellow, from Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation of Harvard Law School
Isha Weerasinghe, Hepatitis B Policy Fellow, Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations
Heather Lusk, Executive Director, the C.H.O.W. Project and Hep B Free Hawaii Ryan Clary, Director of Public Policy and Programs, National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable

NVHR thanks AIDS Foundation of Chicago and for hosting this webinar.

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