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Doctors for America Texas Advocacy Training
March 25, 2023 @ 9:00 am–1:30 pm UTC-6Free
One in five Americans are covered by Medicaid. Under the Affordable Care Act, Medicaid expansion expanded the Medicaid program to cover almost all adults with income levels up to 138% of the Federal Poverty Level. As of November 2022, 40 states have adopted Medicaid expansion and 11 states have not expanded Medicaid, including Texas.
At Doctors for America we believe physicians are the best advocates for putting patients over politics. With the right tools physicians can be public health leaders in implementing change in their communities.
Join Doctors for America for an advocacy training in Houston, Texas (exact location to be determined) on Saturday, March 25 from 9am ET – 1:30pm CT. In this training you’ll learn about the status of Medicaid Expansion in TX, how to have an effective and impactful meeting with a legislator, messaging and media interview best practices, and more.
Please note this training is open to public health advocates in Texas only. A light breakfast and lunch will be provided. This event is free.