Center for Healthy Communities

Katherine L. Cauley, Ph.D., Director

Medicaid Outreach Consortium

Affordable Care Act Information

Mission Statement

To empower community members through education to make informed healthcare decisions by bringing a local focus to federal and state Medicaid policy.

Members of the Medicaid Outreach Consortium

Cindy Bradley, Center for Health Communities
Michelle Cason, Miami Valley Child Development Centers
Katherine Cauley, Center for Health Communities
Tiffany Collie, Good Neighbor House
Kimberly Conner, Center for Health Communities
Jeff Dixon, Unified Health Solutions
Alejandra Espino, East End Community Center
Mark Feighery, CareSource, Montgomery County Care
Gregg Hopkins, Community Health Centers of Greater Dayton
Carol Junius                       
Carol Keltner, Help Me Grow
Visa Lee, Greater Dayton Premier Management
Charlene Luken, CareSource
Sara McKee, The Job Center
Najah Melhem, East End Community Center
Cynthia Saunders, Miami Valley Child Development Centers
Joseph Smith, CareSource
Ronald Todd, SEEP, LLC
Kim Upshaw, The Job Center
Danielle Washington, Community Health Centers of Greater Dayton
Diane Welborn, Ombudsman                    
Terra Williams, Community Health Centers of Greater Dayton

2014 Medicaid Outreach Seminar

August 1, 2014: Medicaid Expansion and the ACA Marketplace Preparing for Round II
8:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.

The Job Center, C2 & C3
1111 S. Edwin C Moses Blvd. 
Dayton, Ohio (free parking)

Click here to view a PDF of the seminar flyer.
Click here for registration form.

Registration fee is $30.00 non-refundable. This includes a light breakfast, lunch, afternoon break, continuing education credits/certificate and materials. Payment must be received by July 18, 2014 to secure your registration. Space is limited.

For further information contact Cindy Bradley at or (937) 775-8248.

Meeting Minutes

Ohio Network for Health Coverage and Enrollment (ONCE)

The Health Policy institute of Ohio (HPIO) and Philanthropy Ohio convened the Ohio Network for Health Coverage and Enrollment (ONCE) to bring together a broad array of stakeholders to ensure that efforts are coordinated to achieve the outreach, education, and enrollment assistance that is critical to address the coverage needs of communities across Ohio. The ONCE will foster a partnership with Administration officials and public programs to ensure transparency and efficiency in outreach, education and enrollment efforts. For more information about HPIO and ONCE visit

Past Medicaid Outreach Seminar

Click on a topic to view a PDF of the seminar flyer or a PPT of the seminar presentations

October 26, 2012: Exploring the Changing Landscape of Medicaid

October 7, 2011: Medicaid Outreach Training (PDF)

April 15, 2011: Medicaid Outreach Training (PDF)