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Mountain Talk: The Affordable Care Act in Kentucky

Mountain Talk: The Affordable Care Act in Kentucky

ACA MT Talk Cara Stewart

Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear announcing the new Kynect health insurance exchange

For all the recent posturing on the national level about the Affordable Care Act, in this edition of WMMT’s Mountain Talk we discuss local specifics of the new healthcare law.  Cara Stewart, an attorney from Floyd County, Ky., works with the Kentucky Equal Justice Center and joins us to discuss the ACA, Kentucky’s new health insurance exchange, and how Kentuckians can benefit.

Kentucky’s new health exchange, Kynect, has been praised nationwide for its functionality since it opened on October 1.  To check out the exchange for yourself, head over to the Kynect website.

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