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Making Sure Hospitals Heal — Not Harm: The California Healthcare-Associated Infection Prevention Initiative

October, 2007

Every year in the United States, nearly one in 20 patients acquires an infection during their hospital stay. Of the 1.7... Read more »

A Catalyst for Change

September, 2007

The 2006 – 2007 Blue Shield of California Foundation report provides a snapshot of the Foundation’s grantmaking and... Read more »

Evaluation of the 2006 Community Clinic Core Support Initiative: Baseline Report

June, 2007

For the past four years, Blue Shield of California Foundation has provided more than $22 million in core support funding... Read more »

Strengthening the Safety Net: Core Support for Community Clinics Evaluation Report

January, 2007

Blue Shield of California Foundation launched the annual Community Clinic and Consortia Core Support Initiative in 2003.... Read more »

Building from the Foundation Up: Our Report to You, 2005-2006

October, 2006

Blue Shield of California Foundation's 2005-2006 report provides a current picture of each of the Foundation's three... Read more »

eConsult: Considerations for implementation in California’s healthcare safety net

March, 2006

We worked with the UCLA Institute for Innovation in Health to bring together healthcare systems with existing eConsult programs to share their experiences and discuss readiness, development, management, and evaluation. Read more »

Building a Healthier San Francisco: Increasing Access to Health Care by Building Ties Between San Francisco Employers and Safety Net Clinics

February, 2005

By Peter Harbage. A special report sponsored by Blue Shield of California Foundation.

As policymakers consider how... Read more »