CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) – A local woman has received a
presidential honor for her work in the health care field.
According to White House, President Barack Obama has
selected Katherlyn Geter as one of 10 Champions of Change: Affordable Care Act.
The honor was given to those who are helping their
communities understand the president's health law, the Affordable Care Act.
Geter has been the regional coordinator of the State Health
Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) in Chattanooga for the past decade.
With help of SHIP volunteers, Geter has
worked tirelessly to help older Americans understand the benefits available to
Geter educates the public on the
benefits and services available to them through the weekly radio show "Medicare
Connection" and by working with multiple faith-based organizations.
For more on Champions of Change, click here.
Here’s a look at what the Congressional Budget Office says the bill would do if passed.
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