Forum Dispels Myths About Health Care
Posted: February 17, 2013 at 2:51 a.m.
Everyone is entitled to health care, according to Hershey Garner, a physician at Highlands Oncology Group.
At A Glance
Health Care Changes
The extension of Medicaid and the implementation of the health care exchange in Arkansas would:
• Qualify 16,755 adults between the ages of 18 and 64 for Medicaid in Washington County and 16,565 for exchange subsidies to purchase insurance
• Qualify 13,266 adults between the ages of 18 and 64 for Medicaid in Benton County and 15,969 adults for exchange subsidies to purchase insurance
• Save the state $372 billions between 2014 and 2021.
Source: Staff Report
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