USF Crown Point hosting free “Future of Healthcare: ACA Provisions and Terminology”

March 17, 2014 CROWN POINT, Ind. - The University of Saint Francis Crown Point will continue its free “Future of” lecture series with a presentation on the Affordable Care Act. “The Future of Healthcare: ACA Provisions and Terminology,” will be presented Monday, April 14 from 3:30-5:30 Crown Point High School.

Attorney and Indiana State Nursing Association Director of Policy and Advocacy Blayne Miley will lead professionals and practitioners to a deeper understanding of the act and its impact on services and client care. His presentation will focus on Indiana’s approach to Medicaid expansion, insurance marketplaces and the unique terminology as a result of the act.

A question and answer session will follow the presentation. Registration is at by April 13.

Nurses will earn 1.5 credit hours of continuing education through the event. “The Future of Healthcare: ACA Provisions and Terminology” was approved as a continuing education activity by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), which is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Approval is valid through July 16, 2015.

Franciscan Alliance, Community Healthcare System, Methodist Hospitals and University of Saint Francis Crown Point are sponsors. Crown Point High School is located at 1500 S. Main St., Crown Point.

  The University of Saint Francis, founded in 1890 as a comprehensive university in the Catholic Franciscan tradition, offers more than 60 undergraduate and 14 graduate programs in five schools: The School of Health Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences, Keith Busse School of Business and Entrepreneurial Leadership, School of Professional Studies and School of Creative Arts. More than 2,300 students from a broad geographic region attend USF for its academic excellence. The university has a regional campus in Crown Point, Ind.

Media Contacts

For all University-related matters, please contact:

Trois Hart
Associate Vice President of Marketing
T: 260.399.8050
C: 260.415.2401

Yvonne Schroeder
Director of Communication
T: 260.399.7700 ext. 6413

Sandie Phalen
Director of Marketing and Development
Crown Point
T: 219.488.8888 ext. 5421


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