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School Nurses' Role Expands with Access to Students' Online Health Records

Although the school nurse is a familiar figure, school-based health care is unfamiliar territory to many medical…


Many Health Clinics Underprepared to Meet Demand Under ACA

Fewer than half of community health clinics in Los Angeles are prepared to treat an influx of patients who obtained…


California and Its Counties Under the ACA

As California moves to implement the ACA, it is making major health program, policy, and fiscal changes that will…


A Little Investment Goes a Long Way: Modest Cost to Expand Preventive and Routine Health Services to All Low-Income Californians

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has expanded health coverage to millions of Californians and has improved coverage for…


Gaps in Kids' Dental Coverage A Trouble Spot

No one wants to go to the dentist, but kids need to. A small cavity left to fester can grow into a big health problem.…


Governor's May Revise Spotlights Medi-Cal Enrollment, But Includes No New HHS Restorations

Yesterday, Governor Jerry Brown unveiled his May Revision of the State Budget for 2014-15, his spending plan for July 1…


California Endowment Provides $23M for Medi-Cal Enrollment Efforts

The California Endowment has provided $23 million in grants to be awarded to 36 counties or county groups across the…


Covered California To Require Pediatric Dental Coverage Starting in 2015

On Thursday, the Covered California board of directors voted to require all children's health plans offered through the…


Covered California Releases Statistics for Its Health Insurance Marketplace and Certified Enrollment Assistance Program

The statistics for Covered California's Health Insurance Marketplace for the week ending December 7 have been posted to…