• Bakersfield Clinic Policy

    With Health Care Reform Looming, Clinics & Patients Brace for Overcrowding

    Aug 01, 2013

    Donna Europa

    With the full implementation of the Affordable Care Act in January 2014, many South Kern County health clinics are anticipating overcrowding due to an influx of newly enrolled patients who will be seeking immediate care.
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    Bakersfield Clinic

    With Health Care Reform Looming, Clinics & Patients Brace for Overcrowding

    Aug 01, 2013

    Donna Europa

    With the full implementation of the Affordable Care Act in January 2014, many South Kern County health clinics are anticipating overcrowding due to an influx of newly enrolled patients who will be seeking immediate care.
    Continue to South Kern Sol
  • Autism Policy

    Autism a Challenge for Coachella Family

    Jul 11, 2013

    Karla Martinez

    It was not too long ago that I had no idea what the word “autism” meant. Unfortunately, now I know the definition all too well.
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    Autism

    Autism a Challenge for Coachella Family

    Jul 11, 2013

    Karla Martinez

    It was not too long ago that I had no idea what the word “autism” meant. Unfortunately, now I know the definition all too well.
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    Denied Federal Programs, DREAMers May Qualify for Medi-Cal

    Jun 17, 2013

    Viji Sundaram

    Thousands of immigrants, and even many health care advocates in California who work with immigrants, are unaware that recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program may qualify for state-funded only Medi-Cal.
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    Denied Federal Programs, DREAMers May Qualify for Medi-Cal

    Jun 17, 2013

    Viji Sundaram

    Thousands of immigrants, and even many health care advocates in California who work with immigrants, are unaware that recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program may qualify for state-funded only Medi-Cal.
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  • Ale_healthcare-480x267 Policy

    Health Reform Means No More Going Back to Mexico for Care

    May 11, 2013

    Alejandra Alarcon

    Like a lot of other families living in the Eastern Coachella Valley, when one of our family members fell sick, it meant driving about a hundred miles across the border into Mexico, to the City of Mexicali, to get taken care of by a doctor. The only other option, it seemed, was not being taken care of at all.
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    Ale_healthcare-480x267

    Health Reform Means No More Going Back to Mexico for Care

    May 11, 2013

    Alejandra Alarcon

    Like a lot of other families living in the Eastern Coachella Valley, when one of our family members fell sick, it meant driving about a hundred miles across the border into Mexico, to the City of Mexicali, to get taken care of by a doctor. The only other option, it seemed, was not being taken care of at all.
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  • JeansPic Policy

    Thousands of Uninsured Flock to Fresno Health Fair

    Feb 17, 2013

    Various Authors

    An estimated 8,000 people -- mostly uninsured -- descended on the Fresno fairgrounds to get vital resources and enroll in health care programs now available via the Affordable Care Act.
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    Thousands of Uninsured Flock to Fresno Health Fair

    Feb 17, 2013

    Various Authors

    An estimated 8,000 people -- mostly uninsured -- descended on the Fresno fairgrounds to get vital resources and enroll in health care programs now available via the Affordable Care Act.
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