Health Care and Coverage Publications

2015 – 2016 Community Health Center Core Support Initiative: Field Overview

June, 2017

The Foundation awards core operating grants to community health centers (CHCs) across California to support their... Read more »

The Impact of Core Operating Funds on Health Centers' Ability to Address Domestic Violence

June, 2017

Consistent screenings, standardized assessment instruments, and trainings for healthcare providers are essential first... Read more »

Improving Mental Health Services Integration in Medi-Cal: Strategies for Consideration

June, 2017

This paper, supported by Blue Shield of California Foundation, describes some of the ... Read more »

Developing a Trauma- and Resilience-Focused Accountable Community for Health

May, 2017

There is increasing awareness of the interplay between an individual’s socioeconomic and environmental circumstances and... Read more »

Advancing Payment Innovation within Federally Qualified Health Centers: Lessons from California

May, 2017

This brief from the Center for Health Care Strategies, supported by Blue Shield of California Foundation, describes... Read more »

The Importance of Data Sharing to Support Integration of Substance Use Treatment in California’s Medi-Cal Program

May, 2017

This brief, supported by Blue Shield of California Foundation, highlights the experiences of two California... Read more »

Utilization of Community Health Workers in Emerging Care Coordination Models in California

February, 2017

Community health workers (CHWs) and promotores de salud are playing an increasingly... Read more »

Mental Health Services in Medi-Cal

January, 2017

This issue brief from the National Health Law Program, and supported by Blue Shield of California Foundation,... Read more »

Disrupting the Pathway - A Prevention Approach to Medical High Utilization

October, 2016

This paper explores a prevention-based methodology for disrupting the pathways that lead many patients to over-utilize... Read more »

Recommendations for the Use of eConsult in San Diego's Healthcare Safety Net

September, 2016

To understand and address current gaps in specialty care access for low-income patients in San Diego, the Foundation... Read more »

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