Illinois Health Care Coverage Options and Benefits for People with Disabilities

September 13, 2018 @ 8:30AM — 3:30PM

Don't miss this opportunity to learn the latest information 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. - "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

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Event Location
Doubletree Hotel
5000 West 127th St.
Alsip, IL 60803
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