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Town hall meeting set to discuss Affordable Care Act

Posted on Aug. 29, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

ELKHART — The Minority Health Coalition of Elkhart County is helping sponsor a town hall meeting on the Affordable Care Act.

The gathering takes place Wednesday, Sept. 4, and goes from 5:30 to 7 p.m. It is to be held at the Greater Elkhart Chamber Commerce, 418 S. Main St., Elkhart.

Many without health insurance will be required to get coverage per the health care overhaul by Jan. 1, and enrollment for insurance through proposed health care exchanges is to start Oct. 1.

Representatives from Elkhart General Hospital and Indiana University Health Goshen Hospital are to be on hand, among others.