The USDA, National Institute for Food and Agriculture’s Jeanne M. Priester Award was presented to the Maryland and Delaware Extension team. The presentation was made during the April, 2016 National Health Outreach Conference.
The award recognized the Smart Choice Health Insurance™ program for outstanding contributions to the Cooperative Extension System and the public in the area of individual and family programing for health and wellness.
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Smart Choice Health Insurance Continues to Have Impact!
For the second year, results from consumer workshops conducted by Cooperative Extension educators in 7 states show that participating consumers leave with increased confidence and ability to make smart health insurance purchase decisions. The workshops make a difference as confused consumers struggle to understand health insurance terms and to choose among available health insurance plans.
To learn more about the results, click here for the report.