Program or Project:
Health benefits outreach and enrollment
Percentage of time over term member will spend with this program:
Member will provide enrollment assistance for uninsured adults and children to access subsidized, low-cost and free insurance programs through the health insurance Marketplace, Medicaid, and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). This will include but will not be limited to completing coverage applications, gathering required documentation and troubleshooting the enrollment process.
Member will be trained on how to utilize the COMPASS system to apply for Medicaid insurances and CHIP.
If not eligible for health insurance assistance, member will assist the patient in applying for prescription assistance programs and other health benefit programs.
Member will contact with at least 20 people a week and submit at least 250 applications for insurance or prescription assistance over the term of service, with 170 patients becoming enrolled.
NHC performance measure(s) this activity falls under (if any). :
Access to Care: Health Insurance & Prescription Medication Assistance Programs; Health Program and Service Literacy