Online Program

Connecting uninsured americans with health coverage: The 2013-2014 opportunity

Monday, November 4, 2013 : 10:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Jessica Kendall, MPH, Enroll America, Washington, DC
Enroll America is a collaborative organization, working with partners that span the gamut of health coverage stakeholders—health insurers, hospitals, doctors, pharmaceutical companies, employers, consumer groups, faith-based organizations, civic organizations, and philanthropies—to engage many different voices in support of an easy, accessible, and widely available enrollment process. This presentation will highlight the organization's breadth and depth of activities across the country to support the enrollment process in states and ways health educators can help avoid the potential for an “enrollment gap”.

Learning Areas:

Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs

Learning Objectives:
Describe plans and resources to become involved in their states and local communities in assisting in the enrollment process.

Keyword(s): Health Care Advocates, Health Education Strategies

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Jessica Kendall is the Director of Outreach at Enroll America. Jessica works to identify best practices in outreach and enrollment, and shares those lessons with partners at the national, state, and local level. Formerly, Ms. Kendall consulted on consumer assistance and navigator related projects for the National Academy of State Health Policy and the Georgetown Center for Children and Families. While in Oregon, she was the Outreach Manager for Oregon’s Healthy Kids Program.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.