Ohio’s Medicaid director says roughly 61,000 residents on the federal-state health program are poised to lose their coverage the end of this week.
The Hispanic population continues to grow in Ohio, especially in Franklin County. In the second part of this series Franklin County is examined on what its doing to address an ongoing problem: communication barriers.
The Hispanic population in Ohio has been growing over the past 15 years and it does not appear that trend will fade. Along with the constant growth, however, is an endless problem: the difficulty of communication between emergency responders and Spanish-speaking residents. But a group of law enforcement officers and dispatchers in Clark County are making efforts to tear down the communication barrier in their community.