Impact on Iowa - The Affordable Care Act / PM Session

Location: Northeast Iowa Community College


Alice Eastman Helle, an attorney at BrownWinick who specializes in health care, will be on a panel for a three-hour informational session on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and its impact on Iowa's small to mid-size employers.


  • Alice Helle, BrownWinick Law Firm
  • Angel Robinson, Iowa Insurance Division
  • Becky Greenwald, U.S. Small Business Administration
  • Brook Rosenberg, Ahrold Fay Rosenberg, Inc.
  • Chris Collins, LWBJ Financial
  • Kit Wager, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • Sean Yolish, Merit Resources
  • Tim McCoy, Iowa Healthcare Collaborative


  • The Act's key points and how it changes the way employers provide benefits
  • What health insurance reform implementation will look like in Iowa
  • Primary issues for small businesses and solutions to tackle those concerns
  • What the Act means for your employees' healthcare provider options
  • Strategies addressing HR dilemmas for small and mid-sized employers
  • Important tax challenges and how to capitalize on the tax incentives
  • How to interpret the legislative policy, its legal challenges and impact of those judicial decisions on your business

DATE:  Thursday, April 26, 2012

TIME:  2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

LOCATION:  Northeast Iowa Community College, 680 Main Street, Town Clock Center, Room 106 ABC, Dubuque, Iowa

REGISTRATION:  563-557-8271 x 380 (course reference number: 9739)

COST:  $40.00 (pre-registration is required; payment is due at that time)


  • Healthcare providers
  • Human resource managers
  • Insurance producers
  • Small and mid-size business owners
  • Social workers


  • Community Colleges of Iowa
  • Community Educators
  • Employers' Council of Iowa
  • Iowa Association of Business and Industry
  • Iowa WorkForce Development
  • One Source Training