As million of Americans have secured affordable health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), several million low income individuals been been left behind without health insurance and limited places for them to access care. Some states elected not to expand Medicaid leaving some of the poorest low income Americans without coverage, including thousands of farmworkers and their families. Is your state one of them? Who will serve them? Health Centers are the answer. Come to learn from your colleagues, federal officials and health care experts on how community and migrant health centers are stepping up to serve them with compassion, respect and protect their dignity. Come to sunny Texas and learn the latest information on how the implementation of the ACA is benefiting millions of low to moderate income Americans and the critical role that community and migrant health centers are playing in this new health care environment.
As the only national conference focused solely on the health and well being of migrant and seasonal farmworkers, this is the perfect opportunity for your organization to connect with prominent, influential CHC staff, board members, government officials, and advocates representing over 900,000 farmworkers and their families who make Community/Migrant Health Centers (C/MHC) their “health care home”.
Enthusiastically, we invite you to join us for the 2015 National Farmworker Health Conference May 5-7, 2015 at the Hilton Palacio del Rio in San Antonio, Texas. More information regarding location and specific dates will be posted shortly.