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Affordable Care Act Forum Rescheduled

The Bethesda – Chevy Chase Regional Center forum to discuss the impact of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has been rescheduled for September 12 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. It was originally scheduled for September 5.

Residents interested in learning more about the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) are invited to attend to learn more about the impact of the ACA on residents ages 18 to 64.

The forum will provide attendees the opportunity to learn more about health insurance coverage and potential financial assistance available through Maryland Health Connection. The forum is sponsored by the Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Center and the Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services.

A brief presentation will be provided outlining the key components of the ACA, as well as how one can prepare for enrollment beginning October 1, 2013. A question-and-answer session will follow the presentation.

The Bethesda – Chevy Chase Regional Center is located at 4805 Edgemoor Lane in Bethesda. Registration is not required.


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Laura Rowles

About Laura Rowles

Laura is the Director of Events & Marketing for the Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce - a member-based organization of businesses that have joined together for the purpose of promoting the civic, commercial and industrial progress in our communities. The area's economic well-being is a result of the caliber of work that is done by the Chamber. The Chamber has a major impact on business, income and future growth of the area. My position at the Chamber - Director of Events & Marketing - affords me the opportunity to plan quality events for our Members and market the Chamber is a variety of avenues. At the GGCC, we typically have around 30 events each year including: breakfasts, lunches, after-five's, ribbon cuttings and special events. The consensus is we have high quality events with good energy. In 2012, we had over 2,040 people visit our events. Most our events are free to Members so securing sponsorships for all events. Additionally, I am responsible for planning networking, overseeing the budget and marketing of all events in order to make them successful. Lastly, I coordinate all marketing and communication efforts of the GGCC including weekly email blasts, its quarterly newsletter, all social media platforms, media relations and community outreach. Laura authors the blog Your Success is Our Business on MyMCMedia.


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