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Learn More About the Affordable Care Act

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A Consumer Forum to give the public a chance to learn more about signing up for the Affordable Care Act will take place from 7-8:30 p.m., Wednesday, December 4 in USM's Talbot Auditorium, Luther Bonney Hall on the Portland campus. It is free and open to all members of the public.

This Forum will feature the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Regional Administrator Ray Hurd, who will give an overview and status update of the ACA Marketplace.

Representatives from Maine Community Health Options and Anthem--Portland’s Health Insurance Marketplace Navigators, Opportunity Alliance, and local certified application counselors will also present. A question and answer period will follow. State Senator Justin Alfond is the host.

This event is part of a series of similar events held throughout New England by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and offers an opportunity for you to learn more about signing up for the Affordable Care Act as well as asking policy questions about the legislation.

For more information, contact:
Joseph C. Stone, Region I External Affairs
Office of the Regional Administrator
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
JFK Federal Bldg., Room 2325, Boston, MA 02203
(Office) 617-565-1297 (Fax) 443-380-5586 (BB) 857-998-7371
E-mail: joseph.stone@cms.hhs.gov