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2019 Celebrate Healthcare Health Insurance & Medicaid Expansion Kick off & Press Conference

November 1, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Celebrate Healthcare kicks off Medicaid Expansion & The Health Insurance Marketplace Enrollfests with a press Conference with Special Guest Congressman Bobby Scott &
Massey S. J. Whorley, Director, Office of Innovation & Strategic Initiatives Virginia Department of Social Services – Medicaid Expansion
Celebrate Healthcare will host a Hampton Roads press Conference to kick off the 1st day of Open Enrollment for Medicaid Expansion & Open enrollment with Congressman Bobby Scott, Delegate Matthew James Massey S. J. Whorley, Director, Office of Innovation & Strategic Initiatives Virginia Department of Social Services & local elected officials this Thursday, November 1st @ 10:00 am (the press conference will be @ 10:30 am @ the Norview Community Center
6380 Sewells Point Road Norfolk VA.
” 400,000 people that fell into the Medicaid Gap will be able to enroll in a Health insurance plan starting November 1st & coverage will begin on January 1st.
Enrollment in Medicaid is all year round” said Gaylene Kanoyton, President of Celebrate Healthcare. Citizens will be able to get face to face assistance to enroll in the Health Insurance Marketplace & Medicaid Expansion.

“Virginia hospitals have actively and consistently supported efforts to increase health care coverage to help uninsured Virginia adults get the medical treatment they need,” said Sean T. Connaughton, President and CEO of the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association (VHHA), an alliance of 110 hospitals and 27 health delivery systems throughout the Commonwealth. “Our community hospitals continue to work closely with the Commonwealth on the implementation of this new coverage, and to support enrollment efforts such as today’s Celebrate Healthcare event in Norfolk.”.

The Health Insurance Marketplace also begins on November 1st, however enrollment is only for 6 weeks & ends December 15th. Medicaid enrollment is year round.

Celebrate Healthcare will host a series of Health Insurance Enrollfests throughout Hampton Roads Beginning with the (2) events this week. (Flyer attached)

Press Conference & Enrollfest
Thursday, November 1, 2018
10am to 1pm
Press conference @10:30am
Norview Community Center
6380 Sewells Point Road Norfolk VA.
FREE HIV Testing.

Peninsula Enrollfest
Saturday, November 3rd @ 10am -1pm
West Hampton Community Center
1638 Briarfield rd
Hampton VA
Free HIV testing

Enrollment Assisters & Insurance agents will be on hand to provide face to face help with enrollment.
The Local Social Services office will be in attendance too!

 

Details

Date:
November 1, 2018
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Venue

Norview Community Center
6280 Sewells Point Rd
Norfolk, VA 23664 United States
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Phone:
757 441-1440
Website:
https://www.norfolk.gov/facilities/facility/details/Norview-Community-Center-41