The March 28th program will provide information on how a small employer can provide health insurance for its employees through the exchange. The program will also include a progress update on the status of Access Health CT and an explanation of the various levels of coverage provided through this Exchange.
Presenters of the program will be Peter Van Loon, COO of Access Health CT (formerly known as the CT Health Insurance Exchange), and Mark F. Williams, Counsel, Carmody & Torrance LLP. Current COO of Access Health CT, Van Loon most recently worked at Cigna. He also worked at Aetna as a consultant in the IT sector, and spent a recent year in Afghanistan and Africa with the Reserves. Van Loon has performed duties as an overseas combat and logistics leader while a Captain in the United States Navy.
Mark F. Williams is Counsel in the labor and employment group of Carmody & Torrance LLP. His practice includes all aspects of employee benefits, including both tax and ERISA issues that arise in connection with employee benefit plans. Currently he is focusing on the Affordable Care Act’s impact on employers.
Carmody & Torrance, LLP is the Series Sponsor of the HCC’s series of the health care reform programs and Diagnostic Radiology Associates is Gold Sponsor. The Health Care Council of the Waterbury Regional Chamber provides an ongoing forum for the area’s health care providers to network, exchange information and discuss topics of mutual interest. Additionally, the HCC serves as a clearinghouse for health topics that impact the Greater Waterbury region’s business community. The Council identifies issues relevant to health care legislation and supports the Chamber’s Public Policy Committee by providing feedback and information for inclusion in the Legislative Agenda.
Costs for the March 28 educational breakfast is $20/HCC members, $25 for Chamber members, and $50 for not-yet members. Advance registration is requested by contacting the Waterbury Regional Chamber and the Chamber’s Health Care Council at 203-756-3507 or by visiting www.waterburychamber.com