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Minnesota Health Plan

Sharon Schmidt, Campaign for the Minnesota Health Plan

Sunday, November 3, 2013 from 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM (CST)

Mankato, MN

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 MNSure and Beyond: The Minnesota Health Plan

 

November 3, 2013 

MN State University, Mankato  Centenial Student Union 

1:30 – 4:30

  

 

1:30       Registration. 

                       Ostrander Auditorium, Main Floor

 

     2:00         Overview of MNSure, Minnesota’s New Health Insurance        Exchange.

 

                   What does the new federal legislation mean for me and my family? What is needed for real reform? 

Paul Sobocinski and Megan Buckingham, Land Stewardship Project

Ostrander Auditorium

 

2:45    Next Steps for Health Care Reform and the Minnesota Health Plan.

 

The Minnesota Health Plan is proposed legislation that would cover everyone in  Minnesota and cost less.  How can we pass this in Minnesota?   

 Chuck Sawyer, D.C., Board Member, Health Care for All MN 

 Ostrander Auditorium

 

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 3:50         Choose one of the following groups for discussion.


            1.  What the Minnesota Health Plan (MHP) Would Mean for Small Business Folk.  

                    Businesses are burdened by the healthcare mess draining time and resources; it retards economic growth, job retention and business creation.  Is the MHP the remedy?

               John Kolstad, Minneapolis business owner and musician 

               Room 253

 

          2.  What the MHP Would Mean to Nurses, Nursing Students and Other Allied Medical Folk. 

                    Learn how your patients will do better under the Minnesota Health Plan. 

Chuck Sawyer, D.C., Board Member, Health Care for All MN 

Room 255                 

 

             3.  Counties and Health Professionals:  Partner to Lower Cost & Guarantee Better Care. 

                    Several counties have discovered methods that improve preventive health care, maintain better patient outcomes through coordination, and reduce cost. 

               Stan Groff, Director (“retired”), Steele County Human Services 

                Room 254   

 

            4.  Why Should Students Support the Minnesota Health Plan? 

                     To Be Announced 

                 Room 201   

 

              5.  Understanding How MNSure Works—Questions? 

                     Speakers will be available for any further questions. 

                Paul Sobocinski and Megan Buckingham, Land Stewardship Project 

                Ostrander Auditorium

 

                      6.    Grassroots Messaging Through Signage. 

                               Nate Timm, Chair, Grassroots Network 

                       Nickerson Room 238

 

Speakers will be available for answering questions.

Parking is free.  

Cafeteria open all day.

Register on line, if you can: http://mnhp.eventbrite.com

Live stream: link.mnsu.edu/mavtubelive

Have questions about Minnesota Health Plan? Contact Sharon Schmidt, Campaign for the Minnesota Health Plan

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Minnesota State University, Mankato Centennial Student Union
South Street
Mankato, MN 56001

Sunday, November 3, 2013 from 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM (CST)


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Sharon Schmidt, Campaign for the Minnesota Health Plan

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