Frederick Forum: Getting It Right for Women

An educational forum was held in Frederick County at C. Burr Artz Public Library on February 22, 2012.  This forum featured Health Officer, Barbara Brookmyer, who will speak about the state of health in Frederick County.  Following Ms. Brookmyer's presentation, our Chair, Leni Preston spoke about the Accountable Care Act implementation in Maryland, specifically, where we are and where we are headed.

The Agenda at the event was:

Registration and Networking

Welcome and Introductions

Setting the Stage

The State of Health in Frederick County, Barbara Brookmyer, Health Officer, presentation

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), Reform:  It Is Good For Our Health, Leni Preston, MDCHCR, presentation

Next Steps

ACA Implementation in Maryland: Where We Are and Where We Are Going, Leni Preston, MDCHCR, presentation

Frederick County Moves Forward: Taking Action, Barbara Brookmyer, Health Officer, presentation

What You Can Do                  

Get Involved in Frederick

Get Involved in Maryland

Share Your Stories

Wrap Up & Questions

Forum Co-sponsors

The National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women’s ClubsFCCFW Logo NPHC LogoDST

Frederick County Health Care Coalition


Funding For the Educational Forum Was Provided by the National Women’s Law Center

National Women