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National Approaches to Whole-Person Care in the Safety Net

March, 2015

This paper is the first in the series of two that looks at connecting social services, behavioral health, and primary... Read more »

The Path To Patient Engagement

February, 2015

Research shows that patients who feel a personal connection with their providers are more informed, engaged, and satified... Read more »

Delivering On A Promise: Advances And Opportunities In Health Care For Low-Income Californians

February, 2015

Since 2011, the Foundation has invested in a series of studies examining the healthcare preferences... Read more »

Delivering on a Promise (Powerpoint)

February, 2015

Download this PowerPoint presentation in PDF format. Read more »

California Community Health Centers: Financial & Operational Performance Analysis, 2010-2013

February, 2015

With millions of new low-income patients now in the healthcare system, the role of California's safety... Read more »

Performance Benchmarking Toolkit for California Health Centers: Tracking Data to Improve Financial Performance

February, 2015

In response to a heightened sense of competition and need to demonstrate value, this toolkit aims to help health centers... Read more »

2014: The Year in Numbers

December, 2014

In 2014, Blue Shield of California Foundation awarded 481 grants totalling $31.8 million to organizations that provide... Read more »

November 2014 Update: Ready, Set, Enroll.

November, 2014

This brief is the third of four quarterly updates describing enrollment trends, California policy and implementation... Read more »