The Weirton Woman's Club, a General Federation of Women's Clubs of West Virginia member organization, will hold a panel on the Affordable Care Act, more commonly known as Obamacare, at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 11 at the Serbian American Cultural Center located on Colliers Way, Weirton.
Policy/Legislation Chair Betty Kraina and her committee are sponsoring the event to educate area residents about health care issues dealing with the Affordable Care Act.
A panel of health care professionals will be answering questions. They include: J.J. Bernabei, Tri State Medical Group Pharmacy; Dr. Rachel Gelman, Weirton Medical Center; Pam Krushansky, U.S. Rep. David McKinley, R-Wheeling, field representative; accountant Albert Macre; Colleen Rackley-Cuda, Aetna Care Reform Project Management Office senior program director; Sara Hawthorne-Bohn; Dr. Atul Shetty, internal medicine; Judy Raveaux, C.H.A.N.G.E. Inc.; Dave Sloan, McKinley health law fellow; and Maryjo Guidi, U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., regional coordinator. Kelli McCoy will be the moderator.
POLICY/LEGISLATION COMMITTEE — The Weirton Woman’s Club Policy/Legislation Committee will sponsor a discussion panel on the Affordable Care Act, commonly called Obamacare. The committee includes, from left, Shirlee Baltich, Diana Durst, Lara Crow, Chair Betty Kraina, club President Diane Pastoric, Molly Mossor and Iris Rees.