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Ventanillas de Bienestar Webinars: Outreach & Enrollment Training for Community-Based Organizations

Posted: October 22, 2013

The National Latino Behavioral Health Association (NLBHA) and Urban Strategies LLC, on behalf of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, have launched a training and technical assistance program, “Ventanillas de Bienestar” (Windows of Well-Being), to provide support and training to community-based organizations and behavioral health clinics from across the country on effective outreach and enrollment strategies of uninsured and newly eligible Latinos.

NLBHA was recently named a "Champion of Coverage" by the Center for Medicaid and Medicare Services in recognition for their work on Ventanillas de Bienestar. You may download slides or watch recordings of webinars below.

Prácticas eficaces de alcance e inscripción a los latinos adolescentes y jóvenes adultos

Este es un momento importante para las organizaciones basada en la comunidad a participar y ampliar el alcance y la inscripción a jóvenes latinos, adolescentes y jóvenes adultos latinos. Este seminario entrevistará a líderes de la comunidad sobre sus enfoques y estrategias innovadoras – basándose en su trabajo para ganar la perspicacia. Download the slide handouts (pdf). Watch the webinar recording.

 

Effective Outreach and Enrollment Practices to Latino Youth and Young Adults

This is an important time for Community Based Organizations to engage and expand outreach and enrollment to Latino adolescents and young adults. In this webinar panelists interviewed community based leaders to hear about their innovative strategies – drawing upon their work to gain insight. Download the slide handouts (pdf). Watch the webinar recording.

 

Barreras y retos de los jóvenes latinos en obtener cobertura médica

Con la creación de la nueva ley de cuidado de salud, muchos jóvenes latinos, adolescentes y jóvenes adultos latinos ahora son elegibles para beneficios médicos; sin embargo, todavía millones carecen de cobertura. Este seminario presentará las barreras comunes, los estigmas y retos que pueden inhibir la inscripción; y ofrecerá pasos para superar estas barreras. Download the slide handout (pdf). Watch the webinar recording.

 

Barriers & Challenges in meeting the Health Coverage Needs of Latino Youth and Young Adults

With the creation of the Affordable Care Act, nearly all low-income uninsured Latino adolescents and young adults are now eligible for medical benefits, however, millions still lack coverage. This webinar will present the common barriers, stigmas and challenges that may inhibit enrollment, and will offer steps to overcome these barriers. Download the slide handout (pdf). Watch the webinar recording.

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Un resumen demográfico de los latino adolescentes y jóvenes adultos; y su cobertura de salud

Alcance e inscripción va ser crítico en conectar a los jóvenes latinos, adolescentes y jóvenes adultos sin cobertura médica a seguros de salud en el Mercado. Este seminario proporcionará datos demográficos; se hablará de las brechas de cuidado de salud que existen y se identificará los diferentes tipos de alcance e inscripción eficaces. Download the slide handout (pdf). Watch the webinar recording.

 

A Demographic Overview of Latino Adolescents and Young Adults, and their Health Coverage Needs

Outreach and enrollment will be critical in connecting uninsured and under-insured Latino adolescents and young adults to the health insurance marketplaces. This webinar will provide demographic data, demonstrate gaps in health coverage, and offer insight in to what constitutes successful outreach and enrollment. Download the slide handout (pdf). Watch the webinar recording.

 

Barreras y retos en alcanzar e inscribir el pueblo latino y sugerencias en como utilizar los medios de la comunicaciόn para promover esfuerzos

Para poder informar a los latinos se necesitan estrategias específicas y mensajes contextualizados. Esta presentación analizará los distintos esfuerzos para superar las barreras y los retos para informar a los latinos. Los participantes aprenderán acerca de los mejores métodos y herramientas de la comunicación. Download the slide handout (pdf).

 

Principios de alcance e inscripciόn para los latinos sin seguro medico: ¿y qué de los indocumentados?

Esta presentaciόn enseñará como conectar a los latinos sin seguro médico a seguros de salud en el Mercado. Los participantes aprenderán de diferentes programas de alcance e inscripción, herramientas efectivas y cómo éstos pueden ser contextualizados para la población hispana. También se hablará de las oportunidades de salud que existen para los indocumentados. Download the slide handout (pdf).

 

Reaching Latino Audiences: Media Outreach and Digital Engagement

Participants will learn what the best approaches are to engage with Hispanics and which communication tools to develop within traditional and non-traditional media. The presentation will include best practices from campaign partners and lessons on how to reach Latinos from various assimilation levels of the Spanish-dominant, bilingual and English-dominant populations. Basic public relation principles versus the latest trends in social media will be explored with case study presentations from the field. Download the slide handout (pdf). Watch the webinar recording.

Links and resources mentioned during the webinar:

 

Barriers and Challenges for Outreach and Enrollment in Latino Communities

Latinos need specialized outreach messaging. This presentation will discuss specific outreach and enrollment efforts aimed at overcoming barriers to enrollment in health insurance. Download the slide handout (pdf). Watch the webinar recording.

 

Two Are Better Than One: Building Partnerships To Further Outreach & Enrollment

This webinar will explore the importance of partnerships and how they can further enhance outreach and enrollment success. It will feature two innovative practices confirming that partnerships can provide greater opportunities, increase capacity and help reach wider audiences. Download the slide handout (pdf). Watch the webinar recording.

Links and resources mentioned during the webinar:

 

Ventanillas de Bienestar: Fundamentals of Outreach & Enrollment to Latinos

This webinar provided an overview of outreach and enrollment, successful strategies for reaching the Latino/a population, and existing gaps in outreach; and described how outreach activities and tools can be tailored for the Latino/a population. Download the slide handout (pdf). Watch the webinar recording.

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