The ACA is upon us! The Affordable Care Act is effective January 1, 2014. Become more informed about the current health insurance and healthcare access trends in your community by joining staff from the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research’s Health DATA Program for our December 4 Advanced AskCHIS workshop. During this free in-person … [ Read full post ]
‘Health care reform’ Archive
The ACA is upon us! The Affordable Care Act is effective January 1, 2014. Become more informed about the current health insurance and healthcare access trends in your community by joining us for one of the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research’s free AskCHIS online workshops in November 2013! AskCHIS is the online web tool … [ Read full post ]
Participants will learn how to:
- Identify current population health
Just in time for the 2012 presidential election, the health care proposals of President Barack Obama, the Democratic nominee, and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, the Republican nominee, are summarized in a new policy note by the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research.
California ’s Low-Income Health Program (LIHP) is already providing basic health services to close to 275,000 individuals, a majority (67%) of whom are people of color. Successful implementation of the LIHP program, and a coordinated transition plan, will ensure the state is able to maximize enrollment in Medi-Cal and the Health Benefit Exchange in 2014.… [ Read full post ]
Although the Affordable Care Act (ACA) significantly improves access to care for many children and young adults not already covered by other means, the law overlooks one significant population: children of immigrants.
“Some of the biggest coverage challenges ahead are for immigrant populations,” stated Shana Alex Lavarreda, the Center’s director of health insurance studies. “Parents … [ Read full post ]