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by Beth Cackowski The PA Forward Health Literacy team made incredible strides in 2014 with regards to making libraries part of the healthcare conversation in Pennsylvania. Jody Cole, chair of team, told me about some of the breakthroughs they have made with team partners in the...

Please visit the Healthcare.gov Website information and share the links below with the Latino population in your community: Join the millions making their lives better and more secure thanks to healthcare.gov. The deadline to enroll is February 15, 2015. Enroll today at Healthcare.gov...

You’re Invited to the Webinar: Collaborating with Healthcare Enrollment Assisters  January 23, 2015 Register Now The 2015 Open Enrollment Period ends February 15, 2015. Individuals may also qualify for Special Enrollment Periods outside of Open Enrollment if they experience...

Don’t delay: Enroll by the January 15 deadline This is too important to put off. If you don’t enroll in a health insurance plan before the end of open enrollment, you won’t have coverage for 2015. The sooner you enroll, the sooner you’ll begin receiving coverage.     It’s...

Ring in 2015 with 8 MLA CEs, a Project Plan, and MAR Funding to Make it Happen! MAR invites applications for our next round of funding opportunities, which are due March 13, 2015. Funding is designed to support our network members, as well as to encourage outreach activities aligned...

Webinar:  Health Happens in Libraries:  Pathways to Guide Health Education at Your Library Learn how libraries can address health information and services, ensure ethics and privacy in patron interactions, maintain health collections and address community health literacy and support...