AARP TeleForum on Healthcare Issues with Rep. Pat Meehan



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Highlight Clips

Can the US study other countries' healthcare systems to help find solutions?
Will you look into what the American Medical Association and the American Hospital Association are saying about the new healthcare bill?
How will the new healthcare bill affect pre-existing conditions?


This live Vekeo event was hosted by AARP Pennsylvania and featured State President Joanne Grossi. Guest speaker, Representative Pat Meehan of Pennsylvania's 7th Congressional District was also on the call and discussed the future of healthcare, Medicare, Medicaid, and the current national opioid epidemic. During the call, Rep. Meehan said Congress is working to make healthcare more affordable and accessible for families, while ensuring that Medicaid remains a sustainable safety net for many older adults. The U.S. Senate continues to negotiate legislation that would update or replace the existing Affordable Care Act.