June 18: Asian Immigrant Experiences with Racism, Immigration-related Fears, and the COVID-19 PandemicKFF hosted a June 18 public web event to highlight and discuss the complex set of challenges facing Asian immigrants and strategies to address them. U.S. Congresswoman Judy Chu will speak and findings from a new survey of Asian American patients from four community health centers will be released.
- KFF and UnidosUS held an interactive web event on the latest insights on what is working and what barriers must be overcome in ensuring equitable access to the COVID-19 vaccines for Latinos in the U.S., including new KFF survey findings from the community.
- States are taking aggressive action to slow down the spread of the novel coronavirus and prepare their health care systems for dealing with those who become ill with COVID-19, the disease the virus causes. This tool features state-level data on COVID-19 cases and deaths, state policy actions, and data about health coverage and provider capacity within each state.
This resource captures key information on approved Medicaid emergency authorities to address the COVID-19 Coronavirus emergency. It includes details on Section 1135 waivers and 1915 (c) Waiver Appendix K strategies and will be updated to capture additional waiver and different emergency authorities as needed.