Advancing Health Equity in the Health Insurance Marketplace: Results from California’s Marketplace Health Equity Assessment Tool (M-HEAT)

Dec 01, 2016
  • Description

In this report, we feature findings from the pilot administration of the M-HEAT in California in October 2015-2016. Findings combine public data on California's health insurance marketplace—CoveredCalifornia—with data on perceptions of progress from community stakeholders and advocates. Results shed light on areas where Covered California is leading as well as opportunities to build onsignificant initial progress to reach, enroll, and retain all in coverage, regardless of race, ethnicity,spoken language, and gender identity.