Sessions Tagged With 'affordable care act'

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Health Policy, Premium Tax Credits, and Enrolling in ACA Marketplace Health Insurance

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 12:30 pm EDT - Presented by Laura Hendrix

Premium Tax Credits provide consumers with important financial assistance for purchasing insurance under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). In this program, Tara Straw explains how the Premium Tax Credits work and identifies some of the key misunderstandings associated with the...

Differences in ACA Implementation Between Two States & Implications for Consumers and Educators

Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Nicole Peritore, Roberta Riportella

The implementation of the Affordable Care Act is in full swing and we have a chance to evaluate how well it is or isn't doing in achieving some of its goals. One thing is becoming apparent...some states are doing a better job at helping their residents get insured, one of...

Extension Programming Approaches for Farmers Under the Affordable Care Act

Monday, November 16, 2015 at 10:00 am EST - Presented by Shoshanah Inwood, Adam Kantrovich

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) changed how Farmers and Ranchers might insure themselves, their families, and their workers. What are the new options under the act? How do operators decide whether it makes sense to participate? How can they make informed decisions about...

What Do We Need to Know as Open Enrollment for the Marketplaces Is Around the Corner Again?

Monday, October 26, 2015 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Roberta Riportella

Tune in to learn about the basics of the Health Insurance Marketplace and what you need to know to help consumers this third go-round of open enrollment.

Helping Wisconsin Kids Get Covered: Connecting to Health Coverage through Schools.

Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Jeni Appleby

This webinar will discuss how to engage schools in health insurance outreach to make sure kids are covered. Learn about school-based outreach, including relationship building, determining and implementing outreach strategies, collecting and using data, and various other tools....

Smart Choice Health Insurance

Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 12:30 pm EDT - Presented by Lynn Little, Bonnie Braun, Teresa McCoy, Michelle Rodgers

Smart Choice Health InsurancePlease join us for this informative and interactive webinar as the University of Maryland Health Insurance Literacy Initiative presents the findings from the Smart Choice Health Insurance project.Who: Bonnie Braun, PhD--Co-leader Lynn...

UGA Extension: Navigating the Affordable Care Act

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 1:00 pm EDT

Join presenters Betsy Charron and Stephen Bailey of the University of Georgia Extension as they talk about the UGA Health Navigator Program. In August 2013, UGA was awarded a Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Navigator Grant to provide outreach and education...

The ACA/Affordable Care Act: Beyond Insurance

Friday, December 6, 2013 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Carolyn Bird

The presentation will focus, as time allows, on a few major provisions of the legislation; including provisions that are designed to provide a coordinated approach to improving our health systems, the medical compensation model, empower consumer decision-making in the...

Affordable Care Act - Question & Answer Session

Monday, December 2, 2013 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Roberta Riportella, Barbara O'Neill

Roberta Riportella and Barbara O"Neill will be answering questions about the Affordable Care Act and the Farmers & ACA curriculum.Link to original PPT to PDF of Presentation to evaluation survey

Farm Families and the Affordable Care Act

Friday, October 18, 2013 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Roberta Riportella

A discussion about Farm Families and the Affordable Care Act (ACA). This 90-minute webinar will introduce participants to a new curriculum. You and Health Insurance: Making a Smart Choice for Farm Families. Participants will learn how the Affordable Care Act affects...

Making a Smart Choice for Health Insurance

Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Bonnie Braun

This webinar will introduce you to the work of a multi-state effort related to health insurance literacy. The Health Insurance Literacy Initiative (HILI) has developed a curriculum "Smart Choice for Health Insurance". Get an introduction to the theoretical and...

Extension Educational Resources for Affordable Care Act (ACA) Questions

Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by H. Marissa Stone, Donna Shanklin, Roger Rennekamp, Roberta Riportella

Overview of Extension developed or vetted Affordable Care Act (ACA) publications, web-based resources etc. Speakers include: Mary Meehan-Strub / Caroline Gomez - Wisconsin Roberta Riportella - Kansas Roger Rennekamp - Oregon Marissa Stone - eXtension resources + others We...

The Marketplace, Enrollment and Essential Benefits + General Discussion

Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Roberta Riportella

The Marketplace, Enrollment and Essential Benefits + a General Discussion of ACA. Roberta Riportella is the Kansas Health Foundation Professor of Community Health in the School of Family Studies and Human Services, College of Human Ecology, Kansas State University and K State...

The Basics of the Affordable Care Act: With so much changing what do we still need to know?

Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Roberta Riportella

Are you confused about all of this talk about health care reform? Have you been hearing that your health insurance is going to change? Do you want to be able to separate the facts from the myths or find out how health care reform can benefit you and others in your community?...