About Our Guest

Christopher Lillis graduated from the Georgetown University School of Medicine and completed his Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine at Duke University Medical Center. He has been a member of Doctors for America since its founding in 2008. Dr Lillis is a full time private practice Internist in Fredericksburg, Virginia, and is a monthly columnist at the Free Lance Star Newspaper in Fredericksburg, VA. He, his wife, and his son live in Fredericksburg, VA.

Program Transcript

Jan Paynter: Hello. Iím Jan Paynter and I want to welcome you once again to our program Politics Matters. Today we are continuing our conversation with Dr. Christopher Lillis of Doctors for America and we will be discussing the Affordable Care Act and specifically the Healthcare Marketplace. Doctor, I wanted to focus for a moment on preventative care. I know thatís something that you believe very strongly in as do many doctors. Are preventative services offered without cost sharing?

Christopher Lillis: Yes. Right now under the Affordable Care Act preventative services are available without a co-pay and without impacting your deductible.

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