Join Maplewood Senior Share and SOMA Action to learn more about Medicare For All including the most recent iterations of policies being presented.
What does Medicare for all mean? Is it more than just a catchphrase? Why the urgency now?
How will a single payer system work? Will it ensure equitable accessibility for all?
What are the different payer models currently being proposed? How do they differ? How are they paid for and are their cost savings?
What does this mean for prescription drug costs, and keep costs down for individuals and families?
Medicare for All Forum
Senior Center at Burnett Ave, Maplewood next to DeHart Community Center
Saturday, March 16 from 10-12:30
ALL AGES WELCOMED
Dr. Lloyd Alterman will address the national crises in providing quality health care to all, without regard to ability to pay, to the poor, the uninsured and immigrants .He will discuss why a single payer system is the best solution care to providing care for all.
Bennett Zurofsky will focus upon the bills before Congress and the NJ legislature and the issues relating to them.
Discussion Moderated by:
Edgar Brisbon, the owner of Silver Long Advantage, which assists Seniors in finding the appropriate services, short and long term as they age. He is familiar with current health insurances, Medicare and Medicaid practices.