on Wednesday, April 22, 2020
As a healthcare provider, you are already aware that you need to make provisions for ensuring meaningful access for individuals with limited English proficiency. This federal rule is applicable to Covered Entities and Providers who receive any federal funding through the Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) such as Medicaid, Medicare, Children’s Health Insurance Program, and meaningful use payments.
All materials have been carefully reviewed and vetted by faculty members at Harvard Medical School and are created in collaboration with Harvard Health Publishing. If your practice provides services to individuals whose primary language is not English, this is a great free resource available for use. Fact sheets include prevention tips, management tips and age-appropriate (illustrated) pdfs for children ages 3-18.