#SaludTues Tweetchat 11/20: Enrolling Latino Families in Healthcare Coverage

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Only 1 in 10 who enrolled for healthcare coverage via HealthCare.gov were Latino, a lower rate than their black and white peers, according to the federal data.

Many Latinos thus miss out on better healthcare access.

How can we help?

Let’s use #SaludTues on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, to tweet how to help Latino parents and kids get the healthcare coverage they need before the end of Open Enrollment on Dec. 15!

  • WHAT: #SaludTues Tweetchat: How to Encourage Latino families to Enroll in Healthcare Coverage
  • TIME/DATE: 1-2 p.m. ET (Noon-1 p.m. CT), Tuesday, November 20th, 2018
  • WHERE: On Twitter with hashtag #SaludTues
  • HOST: @SaludAmerica
  • CO-HOSTS: The National Hispanic Medical Association (@NHMA)
  • OPTIONAL HASHTAGS: #GetCovered #OpenEnrollment #SaludSupport

We’ll open the floor to your comments, tips, and stories as we explore:

  • What’s the state of Latino family healthcare coverage?
  • What is “Open Enrollment” and how can more Latino families get covered?
  • What does having health insurance mean for Latino parents and kids?

Be sure to use the hashtag #SaludTues to follow the conversation on Twitter, and share stories and resources to help Latino families get the healthcare they need!

Click here to learn about the Salud America! #SaludTues tweetchats, see upcoming and past tweetchats, and see how you can get involved.

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28

percent

of Latino kids suffer four or more adverse childhood experiences (ACES).

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