Saturday, May 11, 2013
Join the Arthritis Foundation for the Arthritis Expo presented by Tri Rivers Surgical Associates. Explore the exhibition area for the latest arthritis education and resources. Hear from health professionals during the breakout sessions and have your questions answered by an expert. All pre-registered participants will receive a complimentary lunch. Open to the public. Space is limited. To register visit http://pittsburghexpo.kintera.org or call 412-250-4448.
Department of Homeland Security notified Pennsylvanians there'll be new identification requirements next year to gain admittance to federal facilities like military bases, prisons, and in 2018, to board commercial flights, as state driver licenses and IDs are noncompliant with REAL ID stipulations. Instead either a valid passport, military ID or some other federally issued identification is needed. In 2012 Pennsylvania Legislature defiantly passed Act 38, barring PennDOT participation in REAL ID, denouncing it as an unfunded federal mandated intrusion of privacy.
Which is the better way to minimize ACA's rising coverage costs a single payer system or to increase insurance options?