September 13, 2018 @ 8:30AM — 3:30PM
Don't miss this opportunity to learn the latest information on Health Care Coverage Options!
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. - "Understanding SSI, SSDI, Medicare and Medicaid"
presented by Sherri Schneider, Family Benefit Solutions
10:15 - 10:30 a.m. - Break
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. - "Family Advocacy"
presented by Greg McClure, Parent, Advocate and Educator, Bleeding Disorders Community
11:15 a.m. - Noon - "Update on Class Action Lawsuits and Children with Special Needs"
presented by Robert H. Farley, Jr., Attorney at Law
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 - 2:00 p.m. - "National Update on ACA and Medicaid"
presented by Julie Ward, Deputy Executive Officer for Public Policy, The Arc of the United States
2:00 - 2:15 p.m. - Break
2:15 - 2:45 p.m. - "Private Health Insurance"
presented by Anthony Simonetta, Strategic Partner Private Health Insurance
2:45 - 3:30 p.m. -"Health Choice Illinois"
presented by Kristin Hartsaw, Director of Training and Technical Assistance, DuPage Federation on Human Services reform
3:30 p.m. - Adjourn