CT-RI Public Health Training Center
Access Health CT: Healthcare Reform Resources for Local Health Departments and Municipalities
Healthcare reform has come to Connecticut but does your local health department or municipality know how to connect eligible populations in your jurisdiction to staff qualified to help with the new insurance options? Watch this webinar to learn about ways that health departments and others in local government can connect with the resources available from Access Health CT, our state's health insurance exchange. Hear about how the City of New Haven, Department of Health and others are working as regional hubs to support outreach, education and enrollment.
- Describe programs and products offered through Access Health CT.
- Describe opportunities for local health departments/municipalities engagement through the Navigator and In Person Assister Outreach Program
- Identify education and enrollment web and print tools to engage eligible populations
- Describe strategies and upcoming events coordinated by the New Haven Health Department, Regional Navigator and Certified Application Counselor organization
Access Health CT: Kevin Counihan, Health Insurance Exchange Chief Executive Officer; Kate Gervais, Manager, Navigator and Assister Outreach Program; Alyssa Yacone, Communications Coordinator, Navigator and Assister Outreach Program and Colleen O'Connor, Special Assistant to the New Haven Department of Health Director