Spring 2013 Forum

Health Insurance Exchanges: Ready or Not....

Apr. 15, 2013

Health Insurance Exchanges are scheduled to begin enrollment in 2013.  The Spring Forum will examine Michigan’s Health Insurance Exchange and explore how it will alter the health finance landscape and identify the new challenges that it will create.


Speakers' Bios

Dave Bilardello, Executive Director of Public Policy, Priority Health, Grand Rapids, MI - Panelist

Rob Fowler, President and CEO, Small Business Association of Michigan, Lansing, MI - Panelist

Gail Haines, Representative and Chair, Health Policy Committee, Michigan House of RepresentativesModerator

Don Hazaert, Director, Michigan Consumers for Healthcare, Lansing, MI - Panelist

Chris Priest, MPP, Project Manager- Health Exchange Marketplace, Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory AffairsKeynote

Tina Weatherwax Grant, JD, VP of Public Policy & State Advocacy. Trinity Health, Livonia, MI - Panelist

To view the webcast of the April 15, 2013 Spring Forum, please visit:  April 15th Spring Forum Webcast

Speaker Presentations:

Health Plan Perspective  (D. Bilardello)

Expanding Health Coverage in Michigan Through the ACA  (L. Rosen)

Transformational Care: Health Insurance Marketplaces  (T. Weatherwax Grant)