Friday, July 20, 2012

U.S. Health Care: What's Next? to be featured topic at Democrats' July 25 Meeting

U.S. Health Care: What's Next? to be featured topic at Democrats' July 25 Meeting

What happens with health care reform now that the Supreme Court has ruled on the Affordable Health Care Act? This timely topic, important to anyone concerned about the future of their own health care, will be addressed by Timothy S. Jost, health law expert, at the July 25 meeting of the Rockbridge County Democratic Committee.


Mr. Timothy S. Jost, J.D. , is Professor of Law at Washington and Lee University School of Law and a coauthor of the case book, Health Law, now in its sixth edition and widely used throughout the United States in teaching health law. Mr. Jost has written numerous monographs on legal issues in health care reform for national organizations and blogs regularly for Health Affairs on regulatory issues. He is a consumer representative to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners and a member of the Institute of Medicine.


The meeting will be held at the Southern Inn II Restaurant, 465 East Nelson Street, Lexington. The public is welcome.


A 5:30 pm social hour followed by a 6:15 buffet dinner ($20 cash) will precede Professor Jost's remarks. For those wishing to attend the program only, it begins at 7 pm. To RSVP by July 20 for dinner reservations or for more information, contact Glenda Grasse at gandg@histomin.com or 540-463-4267.