Webinar Series

Immigrant Health: The Role and Impact of Medicaid, HIPAA, and the Public Charge Doctrine

April 25, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. EST. The high cost of health care and the increasing decline in health insurance coverage are a concern for all people living in America. But for immigrants, who have extremely low rates of insurance coverage compared to U.S.-born populations, the situation is even more precarious. This webinar examines a few of the laws that may interfere with immigrants’ access to care.

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Intimate Partner Violence in the LGBTQ Community: Examining the Legal, Practical and Real World Challenges Facing Survivors

March 28, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. EST. This webinar will focus primarily on those issues impacting the LGBTQ community in order to gain a better understanding of the current legal landscape, the status of protections for LGBTQ victims of IPV, and the practical challenges presented in serving this community.  Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions of people working in the field and who are actively involved in improving access to protections and services for the LGBTQ community. View the playback.

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Tackling Tough Public Health Problems through Cross-Sector Data Collaborations

February 28, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. EST. Join us for an examination of how cross-sector data sharing initiatives are being used to tackle tough public health problems. The webinar will provide an in-depth look at a cross-sector collaboration in Illinois between public health, law enforcement, emergency medical services, a fire department and a jail aimed at addressing the needs of high utilizers of behavioral health services. View the playback.

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