Kavita Patel on "All In With Chris Hayes" to discuss Affordable Care Act patient navigators, December 17, 2013.
Affordable Care Act Navigators Just Trying to Sign People Up for Health Care
December 18, 2013,
Brookings Fellow Kavita Patel discussed "Obamacare navigators" on Chris Hayes' show last night, following a congressional hearing in Richardson, Texas led by Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), during which pointed the spotlight at Affordable Care Act navigators, even casting them into the same light as the now-defunct Acorn organization. Patel, who has helped train pateient navigators, explains that "They're really just trying to sign people up for health care."