Public Outreach Programs and Grants

Provides outreach and enrollment grants to community and public and private nonprofit groups, located in areas with high percentages of uninsured indivduals, that provide enrollment assistance, education, and outreach programs to individuals who may be eligible for MassHealth or other subsidized health plans.
Requires the Department of Public Health to investigate the funding of community health workers to increase overall access to health care, and eliminate health disparities among vulnerable populations.