decorative image of HealthCare-Connect , WSRE-TV to host ‘HealthCare Connect Live’ on Jan. 12 2018-01-03 08:02:05 Published: 01-03-2018

Are you confused about selecting the right health care coverage?  Do you have questions about qualifying for subsidies, paying medical bills, copays, premiums and deductibles?

You can get answers to these questions and more.

WSRE-TV will host “HealthCare Connect Live!from 7-9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 12, from the Jean and Paul Amos Performance Studio. The program will feature health insurance experts ─ Andrew Rubin, Allison Vogel and Matt Penziner ─ from New York University’s Langone Medical Center and hosts of Sirius XM’s Doctor Radio program, “HealthCare Connect.”

Rubin, Vogel and Penziner will guide local residents through the complexities of the current health care system, and answer questions about different options available to Florida residents. And while the radio program answer questions from all across the nation, the WSRE segment will present information and address questions specific to the state of Florida.

Rubin, vice president for Medical Center Clinical Affairs and Affiliates at Langone Medical Center, is an expert on health care ─ from the controversial national debate over reform to the use of electronic medical records.

Vogel, vice president of Managed Care at Langone Medical Center, brings a unique insurance-oriented perspective to the table.  Her 13-year career spans numerous aspects of the health care delivery system including many years as an insurance executive.

Penziner, senior director of Managed Care at Langone Medical Center, is responsible for all payer relations, physician contracts and credentialing information and has operational oversight of new health care reform initiatives, including shared savings and accountable care models.

The event is free, but reservations are required. Call 850-484-1759 to reserve a seat at the Amos Performance Studio on Pensacola State College’s campus.