This issue brief from the California Pan-Ethnic Health Network describes the advocacy efforts that led to the enactment of California Senate Bill 853, requiring all commercial health plans in California to ensure language access for their insured members. The issue brief also describes the continued advocacy needed to ensure that the implementing regulations reflected the requirements in the enacted legislation.
ISSUE SPECIFIC RESOURCES & ANALYSES
Health Care Reform
Health Information Technology
Health Care Disparities
Health Workforce Diversity
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health