Embattled Sebelius speaks in Atlanta today

Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, after Sebelius announced easier access to mental health care during the 29th annual mental health policy symposium at the Carter Center on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

 

 

ATLANTA — Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is speaking today to two events in Atlanta.

 

Sebelius is  speaking at the Rosalyn Carter Symposium on Mental Health at The Carter Center. She’s expected to discuss how access to mental health care could improve with the implementation of the Affordable Health Care Act.

 

Sebelius is also scheduled to speak at the Southside Medical Center on how Georgians can learn about the Health Insurance Marketplace and enroll in coverage.

 

On Thursday, the department announced plans to award $5.3 million in grant funding to support 10 health care centers in the state — including the Southside Medical Center.

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