Health Policy Expert to Discuss Impact of New Federal Health Care Reform

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., May 28, 2010 — Southeast Missouri State University and the Missouri Foundation for Health invite the public to learn about federal health care reform and what it means for Missourians on Thursday, June 17, at the Show Me Center.

Thomas McAuliffe, health policy analyst for the Missouri Foundation for Health, will review the facts of the new federal health care reform law and discuss how the law will impact Missouri families, individuals and businesses. His presentation is titled “Federal Health Reform: Why? What” When? Who?”

The event is scheduled for 7:30 to 9 a.m. Breakfast will be served, and time will be reserved for questions and answers. The event is free of charge, but pre-registration is required. RSVP to Chris Raborn, (314) 345-5576, or craborn@mffh.org, by June 3.

The event is part of Cover Missouri, a project of the Missouri Foundation for Health to promote quality, affordable health coverage for every Missourian. More information is available at www.covermissouri.org or by following @CoverMissouri on Twitter and Facebook.