Obama Holds Tele-Town Hall Meeting to Discuss Health Reform with Seniors

Obama Holds Tele-Town Hall Meeting to Discuss Health Reform with Seniors

Early last month, President Obama hosted a ‘tele’-town hall meeting for Medicare beneficiaries about the Affordable Care Act and Medicare fraud prevention efforts in light of the first $250 donut hole rebate checks that were sent out mid June. This meeting can be viewed online at whitehouse.gov.

In this video, President Obama discusses the following topics:

(Note: By clicking on a linked question, it will take you directly to that section of the video.)

For more information on health care reform and Medicare, see our article, What Does Health Reform Mean for Medicare Beneficiaries? Summary of Key Provisions.

Our blogger Karen J. Fletcher is CHA's publications consultant. She provides technical expertise, writing and research on Medicare, health disparities and other health care issues. With a Masters in Public Health from UC Berkeley, she serves in health advocacy as a trainer and consultant. See her current articles.