1.5 Health Care Reform and New Strategies to Address Chronic Homelessness

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Conference Presentation | July 16, 2012

Files: Health Care Reform & Strategies to Address Chronic Homelessness by Carol Wilkins (PDF | 638 KB | 15 slides) Health Care Reform and New Strategies to Address Chronic Homelessness by Karen Batia (PDF | 770 KB | 22 slides) Creating Relationships for Change by Denise Neunaber (PDF | 101 KB | 9 slides)

Linking chronically homeless households to Medicaid and new health care resources can play a critical role in helping those households obtain and maintain stable housing. This session will discuss changes in health care safety nets, and how to leverage Medicaid to support the housing stability of people experiencing chronic homelessness.

The powerpoint presentations for this workshop are available for download above.

Speakers:

  • Karen Batia, Heartland Health Outreach, Chicago, IL
  • Laurel Stine, Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, Washington, DC (Moderator)
  • Carol Wilkins, Consultant, Berkeley, CA