BSCF News in 2013

Below is a collection of recent Blue Shield of California Foundation press releases. For media inquiries regarding Foundation program areas and grantmaking, please email Christine Maulhardt, Director of Communications and Public Affairs.

Blue Shield of California Foundation Announces $10.7 Million in Fourth-Quarter Funding

December 4, 2013

As healthcare reform nears, new grants will support innovative care delivery models and more integrated domestic violence services San Francisco, CA (December 4, 2013) — Today, Blue Shield of...

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New Survey Findings: Californians See a Role for Doctors, Nurses in Preventing Domestic Violence

October 29, 2013

Poll shows broad support for new federal policy requiring providers to screen for domestic violence during women’s preventive health visits San Francisco, CA (October 29, 2013) — Blue Shield of...

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Low-Income Patients Want More Health Information, Greater Engagement with Providers

October 22, 2013

New survey of Californians identifies approaches for communicating and connecting with patients to improve health Washington, D.C., Oct. 23, 2013 — As millions of low-income patients gain health...

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Blue Shield of California Foundation Announces $3.4 Million in Third-Quarter Funding

September 24, 2013

New grants will support California’s safety net in the home-stretch toward health reform, and help improve systems and policies to prevent domestic violence  San Francisco, CA (September 24, 2013) —...

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New Study Finds that Promoting Healthy Relationships has Positive Impact on Middle School Students

September 13, 2013

Students in study reported changes in attitudes and behaviors linked to the prevention of teen dating violence Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Blue Shield of California Foundation and Futures...

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Foundation Announces 2013 Graduates of Clinic Leadership Institute

July 2, 2013

Program helps prepare the next generation of leaders in California’s healthcare safety net San Francisco, CA, July 2, 2013 – On Saturday, twenty-four leaders from community health centers across...

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Blue Shield of California Foundation Announces $9.1 Million in Second-Quarter Grantmaking

June 25, 2013

Funding aims to improve systems and access to health care and domestic violence services for the most vulnerable San Francisco, CA (June 25, 2013) — Blue Shield of California Foundation (BSCF)...

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New Staff Join Blue Shield of California Foundation

May 7, 2013

Program officers will support grantmaking and programmatic activities aimed at strengthening California’s health care safety net  San Francisco, CA (May 7, 2013) — Blue Shield of California...

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Blue Shield of California Foundation Announces $10.7 Million in First-Quarter Funding

March 26, 2013

New grants will bolster California’s healthcare safety net and domestic violence services; Edward Cymerys named to board of trustees  San Francisco, CA (March 26, 2013) — Blue Shield of California...

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