Press Releases

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

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... Read more

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... Read more

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) —... Read more

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 Without... Read more

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... Read more

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)... Read more

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 Foundation... Read more

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... Read more

Program will train its sixth cohort of next-generation leaders in community health San Francisco, CA (January 9, 2013) – Blue Shield of California Foundation announced today a sixth cohort of the... Read more