Medicaid

Panel to discuss impact of Medicaid in Hampton Roads

Panel to discuss impact of Medicaid in Hampton Roads

The League of Women Voters of the Williamsburg Area is hosting a discussion panel on how the expansion of Medicaid will impact the Hampton Roads area.

Mary Bull, a member of the group, said at “Medicaid: Bridging the Costs of Health Care,” a group of local experts will talk about their experience with the effectiveness of Medicaid in bridging the costs of health care in our area.

“The idea of the panel is that we as voters have a lot of influence on healthcare policy through the people that we elect — so the idea is to hear from people who work with health care in the area, particularly in terms of Medicaid expansion,” Bull said.

She said the panel would discuss what the...

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