(TOPEKA, Kan.) — Kansas Lieutenant Governor Jeff Colyer has announced three public forums focused on Medicaid reform will be held in Topeka, Wichita and Dodge City.
Colyer said,"It is essential to Governor Brownback and me that we receive guidance from Kansans while we work to reform our state's Medicaid system.These forums will provide Kansans from across the state the opportunity to give their input about healthcare in their communities. We look forward to working collaboratively with our fellow Kansans to find Kansas solutions for Kansas healthcare needs."
Details of the forums are as follows:
" Topeka: Wednesday, June 22nd; 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Kansas Expocentre, Maner Conference Center
" Wichita: Thursday, July 7th; 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.,
" Dodge City: Friday, July 8th, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
United Wireless Arena, Magouirk Conference Center
In his State of the State address to the Kansas Legislature in January, Governor Brownback announced Lt. Governor Colyer would lead a collaborative effort to remake the state's Medicaid program and improve healthcare.