Here’s an opportunity to learn how national healthcare reform affects us locally.

The Oak Cliff Chamber of Commerce hosts “Healthcare Reform: The Local Impact,” from 7:30-9:30 a.m. Thursday, April 25, in the Hitt Auditorium at Methodist hospital.

Speakers include Methodist Health System president and CEO Steve Mansfield,who will give an update on the state of Methodist hospitals. Parkland Health & Hospital System interim CEO Robert Smith will discuss the Parkland expansion. And Texas, Well & Healthy small business coordinator Courtney Watson will talk about the impact of the affordable healthcare on small businesses and the Small Business Insurance Exchange.

Tickets cost $15 for chamber members, $20 for nonmembers and $25 at the door. RSVP to or 214.943.4567, ext. 17.