Explains that cutting health care programs like Medicare and Medicaid will not only hurt seniors, people with disabilities, and low-income families, but it would also negatively affect the economy.
Leslie and his family depend on Medicaid to care for their daughter, Gloria. Gloria's has a rare disorder that requires intensive, round-the-clock care.
The proposed cuts to Medicaid would put Gloria's family in an impossible situation. Both parents work multiple jobs, and rely on the support staff and nurses provided through Medicaid to keep Gloria at home.
Listen to our webinar on on how state advocates can address Medicaid waiver proposals that include work requirements and other restrictions, as well as tools available for state advocates to address similar proposals.
This webinar discusses the impact of the 2018 elections on health policy at the state and national levels and how the election outcomes are likely to affect health care access for families. It specifically assesses the election implications for the Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, prescription drugs, and other health care issues for consumers.
Featured speakers include: