RIC COVID-19 Vaccination Blog

Welcome to the Resources for Integrated Care (RIC) COVID-19 Vaccination blog series where we will spotlight promising practices shared by health plans and other experts.

Dually eligible individuals have been disproportionately impacted by COVID-19 and likely face barriers to accessing vaccination. This blog will feature efforts by providers and health plans to connect hard-to-reach individuals with COVID-19 vaccination by addressing barriers such as complex healthcare is sues, chronic conditions, and unmet social risk factors. We encourage you to frequent this page to read about new promising practices as they emerge.

9/16/2022: Promoting COVID-19 Vaccinations Among Dually Eligible Individuals: August 2022 Update

5/19/2022: Building and Sustaining Vaccine Confidence and Uptake

5/12/2022: Promoting COVID-19 Booster Vaccinations: Community and Provider Collaboration

5/5/2022: California Promising Practices for Improving Vaccination Rates

3/2/2022: Keeping Dually Eligible Members Informed in the Wake of Emerging COVID-19 Variants

1/24/2022: Leveraging Partnerships To Promote Flu Vaccinations Among Dually Eligible Beneficiaries During COVID-19: Webinar Key Takeaways

11/15/2021: Promoting COVID-19 Booster Vaccinations Among Dually Eligible Individuals

10/20/2021: Gateway Health’s Promising Practices in Vaccinating Dually Eligible Members

8/12/2021: Vaccinating Members Experiencing Homelessness

7/22/2021: Using Data to Identify Unvaccinated Members and Prioritize Outreach

7/8/2021: Addressing Barriers to Vaccination for Individuals with Disability

6/17/2021: Improving Vaccine Confidence for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

6/3/2021: Home-Based COVID Vaccination: Additional Tips for Health Plans

5/27/2021: Ensuring Second Vaccination Dose

5/20/2021: Addressing Barriers to Vaccine Access in Rural Communities

5/13/2021: Hosting Vaccination Sites: Tips for Health Plans

5/6/2021: Home-Based COVID Vaccination: Tips for Health Plans

4/29/2021: Outreach to Racial and Ethnic Minorities to Promote COVID-19 Vaccination

4/26/2021: Strategies for Health Plans to Support Access to COVID-19 Vaccines for Vulnerable Populations: Recent Webinar Key Takeaways

4/15/2021: Expanding Language Access to COVID-19 Vaccination Materials

4/8/2021: Helping Members Overcome Technology Barriers to Register for COVID-19 Vaccination

4/1/2021: Combatting COVID-19 Vaccine Misinformation

3/25/2021: Engaging Family and Friend Caregivers in COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts

3/8/2021: Transportation Access

3/8/2021: Supporting Equitable Access to COVID Vaccination

If you would like to share your own promising practices for use on this blog, please complete our brief survey here or email us at RIC@Lewin.com.