Health Equity

Cross Street Training and Academic Center

2023 - $65,000

This funding will support the Ministerial Health Fellowship, a coalition of Black faith leaders, in its advocacy on issues related to Medicaid, medical debt, and access to coverage for undocumented residents. The organization’s goals include securing Medicaid payment for community health worker and doula services, expanding Medicaid eligibility to higher income levels, and assuring that undocumented residents are eligible for coverage. The organization will also continue its advocacy for streamlining access to hospital financial assistance policies, with the goal of reducing medical debt.

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