Call 8 Phone Bank
The Call 8 Phone Bank on Healthcare will take place on Wednesday, October 5th. Tune into 8 News Now at Noon, 4pm, 5pm, and 6-7pm and look for the number to call to get answers to your questions.
Hosted by Consumer Reporter, Michelle Mortenson, 8 News NOW will be the outlet for the Las Vegas community to get answers and aid the community in eliminateing confusion on healthcare matters.
- There is an estimated 445,000 uninsured people in Las Vegas.
- The amount of uninsured Las Vegas residents 18+ is estimated to be 19% of the population. This is the 3rd highest in the nation.
- Studies show most Americans do not have a comprehensive understanding of their healthcare plan or a full understanding of how the Affordable Healthcare Act will impact them.
- 8 News NOW is dedicated to our community through outreach programs like the Call 8 Phone Bank on Healthcare to assist Southern Nevadans during the enrollment period.
Industry professionals will be on hand to answer calls from 12pm through 8pm that day.