MAHP member health plans are working to address racial and socioeconomic disparities in health care, which have been heightened by the COVID-19 pandemic, through immediate actions as well as long-term efforts across health plans. Two areas of focus include addressing telehealth access disparities and supporting workforce development opportunities. This page will be updated with information on health plan initiatives and resource materials for addressing racial disparities in health care.
Health Plan Member Resources for Telehealth
A quick reference guide for language accessibility and telehealth awareness resources initiated by MAHP member plans.
The information in this chart is compiled from online information provided by the health plans and is intended to serve as a general resource – current as of October 2, 2020.
COVID-19 Health Literacy Project
This website provides fact sheets on COVID-19 in 35 different languages to help all patients know when, and how, to seek care. All of the materials are reviewed and vetted by physicians and medical school faculty members at the Harvard hospitals. These materials are created in collaboration with Harvard Health Publishing and are freely available for download and distribution without copyright restrictions.