Officials from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Discuss Medicare Under the Affordable Care Act

Web chat will be available at www.hhs.gov/live

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Marilyn Tavenner, acting administrator and chief operating officer of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and Caya Lewis, chief of staff at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will take part in a Web chat Wednesday, May 26, to discuss how America’s Medicare recipients will benefit from the Affordable Care Act and discuss how it will reduce costs and give people more control over their health insurance.

The Web chat is the ninth in a series of discussions that are designed to help Americans understand the impact of the Affordable Care Act.

Members of the public are encouraged to submit questions via email to [email protected] and via twitter using handle, @HHSGOV.

   

WHAT:

Affordable Care Act Web chat for Medicare recipients

 

WHO:

Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator and Chief Operating Officer, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Caya Lewis, Chief of Staff, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

 

WHEN:

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

11:00 a.m. EDT

 

WHERE:

www.HealthReform.gov

 

For more information on the Affordable Care Act please visit www.healthreform.gov

Note: All HHS press releases, fact sheets and other press materials are available at http://www.hhs.gov/news.



CONTACT:

HHS Press Office
202-690-6343

KEYWORDS:   United States  North America  District of Columbia

INDUSTRY KEYWORDS:   Health  Public Policy/Government  Healthcare Reform  Public Policy  White House/Federal Government  Professional Services  Insurance  General Health  Managed Care

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