Health Care 101
Saturday, March 15th from 10 to 4… At the YMCA on North Durango and Cheyenne.
Learn more about the current state of health care in Southern Nevada… at the KXNT Health Care 101
Experts will be there to answer your questions, including Scott Kipper the Nevada Commissioner of Insurance, plus representatives from the Silver State Health Exchange, Nevada Health Co-Op, United Health Care, and Nevada Benefits.
Plus, there will be more than 20 health-related businesses in the exhibit area
Join us for our Radio Health Care 101 forums where will present an unbiased, informational view of the current state of healthcare in Southern Nevada, an introduction to the health insurance marketplace, and provide answers to the many questions surrounding the Affordable Care Act and the various healthcare options and registration issues now presented to the public.
The Radio Health Care 101 forum will be held on Saturday March 15th at the YMCA on 3521 N. Durango, expert panelists will speak to the attendees on topics such as the health insurance exchange, how to register, “the math” of the Affordable Care Act (where do you fit in and what do you pay), levels of coverage, preexisting condition coverage, employer responsibilities, and more. The experts will then answer questions from the audience. Attendees will also interact with health-related businesses in the exhibit area with over 20 on-site vendors.
To be part of one or all of the Health Care 101 events please contact Brenda Brown at 889-7566.
Click HERE for Health Care 101 booths
Speaker Line Up
Speaker: Rebecca Homer, Marketing Director, Monte Vista Hospital
Topic: “The Importance of Mental Health”
Speaker: Dr. Cristy Thomas DNP/FNP/BC, APRN, Owner, Vitality Medical and Wellness Center
Topic: “Hormone Therapy…How it Relates toFatigue, Stress and Weight Management”
Speaker: Geoff Lawrence, Deputy Director of policy at NPRI
Topic: “The Current State of the Affordable Care Act…Issues, Resolutions and Future Solutions”
Speaker: Brent Leavitt, Benefits Advisor, Nevada Benefits
Topic: “Nevada Health Link… Issues, Broker’s Frustrations, Subsidies, Who Qualifies and How to get Enrolled the Easy Way”
Speaker: Scott Kipper, Commissioner, Nevada Department of Insurance
Topic: “The State of the Affordable Care Act”
Speaker: Dr. Nicole Flora, Medical Director, Nevada Health Co-Op
Topic: “About Nevada Health CO-OP and the Importance of Healthcare and Health Insurance”
Speaker: Scott Kipper, Dr. Nichole Flora & Brent Leavitt
Topic: Health Insurance , Discussion Panel/Q&A
Speaker: Andres Ramirez, Navigator, Nevada Health Link
Topic: “Navigating Nevada Health Link”
Speaker: Dr. Scott Lamprecht, APRN, FNP-BC, RN, Chief Clinical Officer, Complete Medical Consultants, State President, Nevada Nurses Association
Topic: “The Role Nurse Practitioners Play in Today’s Healthcare”