Charles Rangel teaches on Obamacare at the Alhambra Ballroom

10/10/2013, 3:48 p.m.
Obamacare Event at the Alhambra Ballroom

Rep. Charles Rangel invited folks to “come and learn more about Obamacare and the New York State of Health, the official health plan marketplace” this past Saturday, Oct. 5 at the Alhambra Ballroom on Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard. A panel discussion was moderated by Lorraine Gonzalez-Camastra of the Children’s Defense Fund-N.Y. Expert panelists included Dr. Jaime Torres, regional director, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; Rebecca Jackson, project coordinator of external Affairs, outreach and marketing, New York State Department of Health; Elisabeth Benjamin, vice president of health initiatives, Community Service Society of New York; Vin Baker, Stand Tall Foundation; and Errol Pierre, assistant vice president, Healthfirst. The sponsors were the Children’s Defense Fund, Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce and Healthfirst.