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California Black Health Network Presents Health Equity Forum, “Covered California & The Black Community”

California Black Health Network Presents Health Equity Forum, “Covered California & The Black Community”

WHAT: The California Black Health Network (CBHN) will host a Health Equity Forum on January 18 featuring Alice Chen, MD, Chief Medical Officer (CMO) at Covered California, for a discussion and listening session focused on, “Covered California and the Black Community.” Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions and provide direct feedback to Covered California on how […]

California gov pushes more illegal immigrant health care coverage, amid homeless crisis

California gov pushes more illegal immigrant health care coverage, amid homeless crisis

By Matt London | Fox News California Gov. Gavin Newsom proposed a $222 billion state budget on Friday that calls for $80.5 million to extend health care coverage to 27,000 illegal immigrant seniors, and that’s not sitting well with Fox Nation’s Tomi Lahren. “As if this state doesn’t bend over backwards enough for illegals, as if California taxpayers aren’t burdened enough by these big government programs, […]

Patients with Chronic and Debilitating Illnesses Will Suffer Under Brown Administration Proposal to Eliminate Discount Drug Program

Patients with Chronic and Debilitating Illnesses Will Suffer Under Brown Administration Proposal to Eliminate Discount Drug Program

Sacramento – A Brown administration budget proposal to eliminate the 340B Discount Drug Program for Medi-Cal patients will severely compromise the ability of California’s most vulnerable patients to receive the treatments and services they need to live and thrive.  Diane J. Nugent, M.D., Regional Director of the Western States Regional Hemophilia Network and also the Founder […]

Amid Economic Uncertainty, Controller Yee Echoes Governor’s Restrained Budget Planning

Amid Economic Uncertainty, Controller Yee Echoes Governor’s Restrained Budget Planning

  SACRAMENTO—As the governor’s Department of Finance released its proposed 2018-19 budget, State Controller Betty T. Yee reported today California’s total revenues of $16.25 billion for December were $2.79 billion above June’s budget expectations. “I can sum up the governor’s budget in one word: smart. The federal tax measure did not just stick it to […]

Local Medi-Cal Recipients and Providers Get Important Updates During Thomas Fire

Local Medi-Cal Recipients and Providers Get Important Updates During Thomas Fire

Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties, Calif., Dec. 12, 2017 – CenCal Health is reaching out to keep its nearly 180,000 members and over 1,500 providers and the community informed with important information and resources as the region faces unprecedented impacts from the Thomas Fire. Updates include critical information about medication prescriptions and refills […]

Legislature and Governor Collude in Forcing of Suicide and its Marketing

Legislature and Governor Collude in Forcing of Suicide and its Marketing

Statements attributed to: Dr. Mark Hoffman, Clinical Psyshologist Emotionally vulnerable Medi-Cal patients will now face government sponsored financial inducements ‘to save Medi-Cal Funds.’ Sacramento – Led by groups of seniors and concerned medical professionals, a coalition of opponents expressed alarm at the deceitful use of the legislative process to enact suicide as a tool for […]

Drug prices latest CA ballot battle

Drug prices latest CA ballot battle

Medi-Cal lands $6 billion waiver

Medi-Cal lands $6 billion waiver

CA auditor: Six harsh reports in three months

CA auditor: Six harsh reports in three months

Governor Brown Should VETO SB 4 Senator Ricardo Lara’s Bill Health For All

Governor Brown Should VETO SB 4 Senator Ricardo Lara’s Bill Health For All
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