SBA hosts Affordable Care Act fair in Jackson

SBA hosts Affordable Care Act fair in Jackson

JACKSON, MS (WDAM) - This is a news release from the Small Business Administration

Are you a small business entrepreneur seeking answers to questions about the Affordable Care Act and how it impacts you and your employees? If so, you should attend the Mississippi SBA's Affordable Care Act Resource Fair scheduled Wednesday, February 11th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Mississippi e-Center @ JSU in the Convention Hall located at 1230 Raymond Road in Jackson, MS.

The U. S. Small Business Administration's Mississippi District Office has partnered with healthcare officials, state and federal entities charged with informing the public of the healthcare law to provide a unique educational and training experience for small business entrepreneurs. Topics to be covered include healthcare options, exchanges, tax credits available to offset insurance cost, and more. Attendees will have access to Navigators who help small businesses enroll in a healthcare plan suitable for them and their employees.

Participants invited include:

· U. S. Internal Revenue Service

· U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

· United Healthcare

· Office of the State Insurance Commissioner

· University of Mississippi Medical Center

· Health Help Mississippi

· Humana

· Ambetter of Magnolia Health Plan

· Jackson State University SBDC

Space is limited, so register today by calling (601) 965-4378 ext. 11 or 18.