Press Release - Workshop Explains Affordable Care Act
workshop where Lake Havasu City’s business community can learn how the Patient
Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) will affect their business is being
offered by the Lake Havasu Area Chamber of Commerce and the Lake Havasu
Hospitality Association. The workshop will be held Friday, March 22 from 10 –
11:30 a.m. at the London Bridge Resort Convention Center, 1477 Queens Bay in
Lake Havasu City.
workshop is open to members of the Chamber of Commerce, the Hospitality
Association and area business persons. There is no charge to attend.
for the event are Ruthann Laswick, President of Blue Water Benefits Consulting;
Glenn Hamer, President & CEO of the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and
Industry; and Mike Causey, consultant with Arizona Benefit Plans, Inc.
workshop will help area business persons to understand how the Act affects
their business; about different types of coverage; and compliance with the new
federal law and is not a commercial sales presentation.
has 37 years of experience in the insurance industry in both consulting and
from the employer’s side. For the past few years much of her time has been
spent teaching courses for insurance agents, accountants and doctors on the
components of healthcare reform. She is a noted health reform expert and has
written a variety of white papers for Congress.
began his career in the employee benefits industry in 1991 and is responsible
for sales in the Colorado River valley as well as the greater Phoenix area.
Arizona Benefit Plans, Inc., specializes in self-funded insurance plans for
has led the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry since 2006. He has
overseen the organization's development into one of the most respected
pro-business public policy entities in the state. Hamer has led the state
through the passage of several legislative campaigns to benefit business and
industry in Arizona.
more information please call the Chamber at 928-855-4115.