Eighth Annual Latino Health Forum Transforming Latino Health: Community Engagement and the Affordable Care Act

Eighth Annual Latino Health Forum Transforming Latino Health: Community Engagement and the Affordable Care Act

Eighth Annual Latino Health Forum Transforming Latino Health: Community Engagement and the Affordable Care Act

The Latino Health Forum is an event dedicated to the exchange of innovative ideas, best practices, and the advancement of health for the Latino community. Open dialogue and forums on current hot topics affecting the health of Latinos on regional, national and international levels.

  1. The Latino Health Forum is an event dedicated to the exchange of innovative ideas, best practices, and the… fb.me/1TitIvXlw
  2. 83% of ppl eligible for coverage through Medicaid Expansion don’t know it- Enroll America Research #LatinoHealthForum @SeaMarCHC
  3. Teresa Mosqueda is setting the stage for the day – let’s create a welcome door to affordable healthcare. #latinohealthforum
  4. It’s important the message is getting out in Spanish to help connect people to coverage and ensure the message is clear. #latinohealthforum
  5. A key message is that there are now healthcare coverage options for ALL. #latinohealthforum
  6. Marketers are still shy about using mobile but numbers support customer engagement ow.ly/q1OR2
  7. The objective of good public policy should be to help as many people as possible. #latinohealthforum #immigrationreform
  8. There 21 different titles for community health workers, but they share the goal of informing the community. #latinohealthforum
  9. It will be important to include community health workers in policy discussions to create effective programs & outcomes. #latinohealthforum
  10. We need to educate ourselves, understand the issues and demand excellence to effectively move immigration reform forward. #latinohealthforum
  11. “More than half of uninsured Hispanics are under 26” – Joseph Gallegos #LatinoHealthForum @NACHC @SeaMarCHC
  12. It’s important to note that the ACA is about increasing access to care, not outreach & enrollment. O&E is a strategy. #latinohealthforum
  13. Thanks Joseph Gallegos @NACHC and Oscar Gomez, Health Outreach Partners for presenting the ACA as it relates to Latinos. #latinohealthforum
  14. Thanks Randy Ray of @lyfe_bank for presenting creative solutions to connect the Latino community with health coverage. #latinohealthforum
  15. WA’s Latino pop. has doubled since 2000 & now makes up 13%, yet significant social, economic & health disparities exist. #latinohealthforum
  16. Special thanks to our #latinohealthforum sponsors. A full listing can be found at bit.ly/16r6mcB.
  17. Much debate about immigration is focused on adults, but the majority of immigrants are children. #latinohealthforum
  18. Effective leadership starts with taking an active role rather than waiting for things to happen. #latinohealthforum
  19. Call To Action: Let’s work together to create a progressive agenda that creatively addresses all of our needs. #latinohealthforum
  20. Thanks to all 200 who attended the #latinohealthforum. We hope you left with new tools to advance the Latino community’s health & vibrancy.
  21. Need info on the Affordable Care Act in Spanish? Watch our video: “Los Youtoons Se Preparan Para Obamacare” ow.ly/q3Nt5