News Release

November 25, 2013

OHCA Contacts: Jo Kilgore - (405) 522-7474, Jennie Melendez - (405) 522-7404

SoonerCare Representatives Bringing Community Forum To Antlers On Dec. 11

The Oklahoma Health Care Authority (OHCA) invites the public to attend a community forum on Wednesday, Dec. 11 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Antlers Public Library. SoonerCare members, providers and interested citizens are asked to participate in this two-way conversation regarding Oklahoma’s Medicaid program.

“The OHCA is dedicated to collaborating with community partners to continue to build strong, healthy communities,” said OHCA Community Relations Manager Hillary Winn. “This community forum is an opportunity to meet with state and local partners to discuss SoonerCare programs and how we can work together to increase the well-being of qualified Oklahomans through quality health care.” 

Representatives from Oklahoma’s Durable Medical Equipment Reuse Program (OKDMERP) will also be on hand to receive donations of lightly used DME.

Suggestions for drop-off include wheelchairs, nebulizers and scooters.

Attendees will represent communities from Antlers, Hugo, Atoka, Clayton, Lane, Tuskahoma, Harmony, Soper, Ft. Towson, Albion, Tushka, Moyers,

Nashoba and Rattan. Seating is limited, so please arrive early.

The Antlers Public Library is located at104 E 2nd St. in Antlers, Oklahoma. RSVP by email to or 405-227-8205.