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Uninsured Californians have traditionally had few options when a mental health crisis strikes, but advocates throughout the state are working to change that
Direct Primary Care (Atención Primaria Directa) permite a los pacientes recibir servicios básicos de salud mediante el pago de una cuota de afiliación, aunque la misma no incluye cobertura en caso de situaciones médicas serias.
Direct Primary Care allows patients to pay a membership fee for basic health services, but it does not include coverage for major medical situations
La batalla librada por el conductor de camiones con el objetivo de disputar el pago de las facturas recibidas por cuidados de urgencia y análisis de laboratorio que debió realizarse ponen en la mira a los hospitales obligados a ofrecer “atención caritativa” a los pacientes sin cobertura de salud.
A truck driver’s battle over bills for emergency care and lab tests shines a spotlight on failure of nonprofit hospitals to offer uninsured patients “charity care.”
A partir de enero, los californianos deberán inscribirse en un plan de cobertura de salud, de lo contrario, se enfrentarán a una multa individual de 695 dólares, conforme al nuevo mandato estatal.
Si bien los demócratas de California mostraron mayoritariamente un frente unido al otorgar beneficios de salud financiados con fondos de los contribuyentes a los adultos indocumentados entre 19 y 25 años, algunos se quejan de que esta medida es posible a expensas de las necesidades de los ciudadanos
Si bien es inusual que las iniciativas para ampliar la cobertura dental reciban el mismo nivel de atención en el estado que la batalla por la atención médica universal, las implicaciones para la salud son considerables, señalan los expertos.
One question going forward is whether more centrist and independent voters will come to share concerns voiced by Republicans in the state.

Nicole Hayden's Blog

Mobile health workers say their contact with residents of a homeless encampment in the Coachella... more »
posted 10/26/18

Nicole Hayden's Work

Ultimately, I had no data for my data project. So, under the advice of data guru Paul Overberg of The Wall Street Journal, I created my own.
The Desert Sun invited community members Nora Soliz, Julie Hernandez and Greg Rodriguez to tell first-person stories about their struggles with homelessness and their successes out of it.
Among the questions we sought to answer: How can people help those who are homeless in the Coachella Valley? How is money being spent on homeless services in the Coachella Valley? Why did Roy’s Desert Resource Center close in Palm Springs?

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