Mon - Thurs: 9:00am - 5:00pm | Fri: 9:00am - 4:00pm

Health Care Conference 2023


Medicaid Programs & Redeterminations, Jay Bohn, DHS-DDD Medicaid Analyst

IL Health Insurance for Immigrant Children and Families, Andrea Kovach, Senior Attorney, Healthcare Justice, Shriver Center on Poverty Law

Social Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Income (SSDI), Josephine Mueller, Jack Myers, and Megan Forristall, Public Affairs Specialists, Social Security Administration

Aetna Better Health – Illinois Medicaid Managed Care: Support with Navigation Across the System of Care, Aetna Better Health Team, an Illinois Medicaid Managed Care Organization (MCO): Mary Cooley, MS, BSN, RN, Health Services Officer, ABH-IL, Bret Deyo, ABD, MA, LPC, CADC. Senior Clinical Strategist, Region 1, and Hector Barendt-Hernandez, MA, LCPC, CADC, Director of Care Management, Region-1

Medicaid Waivers for Children-Parent Stories, Erica Stearns, parent of two children enrolled in the Medically Fragile Technology Dependent Home and Community Based Waiver, Ruth Aguilar, parent of a daughter enrolled in the Children and Young Adults with Developmental Disabilities Support Waiver, Faith Rosenshein Young, parent of a son enrolled in the DHS-DRS Persons with Disabilities Waiver

2:30 – 3:30 pm: Health Insurance Savings through the IL Affordable Care Act (ACA) Marketplace, Stephani Becker, Associate Director of Healthcare Justice, Shriver Center on Poverty Law