Digest of Resources for Medical-Legal Partnerships — COVID-19
Resource Topic: Social Determinants of Health (SDOH), Value-Based Health Care Transformation, Clinical Issues
Resource Subtopic: Community, Health, and Housing Partnerships, Enabling Services (ES), COVID-19.
Keywords: Case Studies, Housing, Medical Legal Partnerships (MLPs).
Year Developed: 2020
Resource Type: Other
Primary Audience: Enabling Staff, Outreach Staff, PCAs
Secondary Audience: Clinicians
National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership
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Resource Summary: A digest of resources to tackle the urgent, overlapping health and legal needs exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. Includes a townhall webinar highlighting remote legal practices, COVID-19-related legal needs such as eviction prevention, and practical advice from New York and Austin MLP programs.
Resource Details: The COVID-19 pandemic is exacerbating health and economic disparities. As urgent health and legal needs intersect during this crisis, medical-legal partnerships (MLPs) are uniquely positioned to respond. Below are resources organized by issue area to help MLPs in their response. This list will be updated continually