Florida Medicaid Expansion – Where are We Now?
Florida is one of only 11 states that has not yet expanded Medicaid.
What are the pros and cons of Medicaid expansion including impacts on Florida government fiscally, on businesses and on individual Florida residents? What have been the legislative efforts to pass expansion and where are they now? Why isn’t there a citizen’s initiative to get expansion on the ballot?
|Our speakers will answer all these questions and more. Our Speakers are:
* Scott Darius, Executive Director of Florida Voices for Health (FVH). FVH is a coalition of diverse community-based organizations working to improve health care outcomes for all Floridians.
* Jake Flaherty, Campaign Manager, Florida Decides Healthcare (FDH). FDH is an organization established to get Medicaid expansion as a constitutional amendment on the ballot.