Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell announced today that more than $2.2 billion in Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program grants was awarded in fiscal year (FY) 2015 to cities, states and local community-based organizations.
Enrolling in person is important to many consumers, and Certified Enrollment Counselors in the Navigator Program play a critical role by providing one-on-one assistance to consumers who need it. During the last open-enrollment period, approximately 70 percent of eligible consumers enrolled or renewed with assistance from Certified Insurance Agents or Certified Enrollment Counselors, including Navigators, or received help by phone from Service Center representatives.
The Covered California Board approved a resolution at their June 2014 meeting to allocate $16.9 million toward establishing a Navigator program. Under the new Navigator program organizations awarded grants will be encouraged to open store fronts, theyll receive bonuses for exceeding enrollment projections and theyll be allowed to advertise their services. Short of requiring an […]