www.mozilla.com Weather Central
Voices
Headlines

Wichita State seeks $31 million for innovation, tech priorities -7/23/2014, 10:10 AM

Wichita City Council hears more details about sales tax options -7/23/2014, 10:09 AM

County sees savings in insurance, jail vendor contracts -7/23/2014, 10:08 AM

Hutch couple giving new life to printing press -7/23/2014, 10:07 AM

Wichita State racial profiling study to be discussed at civil rights conference -7/23/2014, 10:06 AM

Republican, Democratic women gather to meet Docking -7/23/2014, 10:05 AM

Survey aims to help Sedgwick County voters judge the judges -7/21/2014, 10:26 AM

Kansas pilots volunteer time, planes to rescue dogs -7/21/2014, 10:24 AM

Two men fall from balcony near Pawnee, Broadway -7/21/2014, 10:23 AM

Water witcher, well digger stay busy -7/21/2014, 10:22 AM

Western Kansas family knows value of water -7/21/2014, 10:21 AM

myTown Calendar

SPOTLIGHT
[var top_story_head]

Kan. regulator, firm plan health care meetings

Published on -9/25/2013, 10:16 AM

Printer-friendly version
E-Mail This Story

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- Kansas Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger and the state's largest health insurance company will hold town hall meetings beginning next week to provide information about the federal health care overhaul.

Praeger has scheduled separate meetings for Monday afternoon and evening at Topeka's public library.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas plans 14 meetings across the state in October and November.

The first of the company's meetings is Oct. 1 in Lawrence, with a second Oct. 3 in Topeka.

Under the federal law, consumers can begin enrolling Oct. 1 in health plans offered through online insurance marketplaces. Blue Cross is offering coverage on the new exchange.

The exchange for Kansas has been set up by the federal government.

digg delicious facebook stumbleupon google Newsvine
More News and Photos

Associated Press Videos