Public forum on Medicaid reform planned in Wichita

Kansas Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer will hold a public forum on Medicaid reform next month in Wichita.

The forum will take place from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. July 7 at the Holiday Inn Wichita, 549 S. Rock Road.

Samir Arif, deputy communications director for Gov. Sam Brownback, said the room to be used for the forum holds 200 people, and 150 already have signed up to attend.

The forum is one of three that Colyer will hold in the state on Medicaid reform. The others will be in Topeka on Wednesday and Dodge City on July 8.

Those wishing to attend a forum may go to https://www.dhe.state.ks.us/Community/se.ashx?s=11B9BDC93E4CE00F to register.