Recent business consolidation in health care has spurred a need to weigh the benefits of integrating services against antitrust concerns.
Emerging technologies are revolutionizing nursing. This series looks at how different innovations are being adopted by health care organizations to help nurses do their jobs more efficiently and effectively.
Mission investing, which aims to generate both social and financial returns, is gaining attention in philanthropic and investment circles. A survey of health-related mission investors shows how it's being done.
Consumers with chronic diseases face challenging trade-offs when choosing health coverage, especially when it comes to out-of-pocket drug costs. We offer five examples.
The Children's Health Insurance Program has two more years of federal funding thanks to recent legislation. What does this mean for California?
Documented medical wishes can only inform care if they are known. We look at the landscape for adoption of a POLST registry in California and successful registries in other states.
Chronic conditions such as asthma, diabetes, and heart disease are taking a toll on our state. This Almanac report looks at how five major diseases affect Californians.
Researchers have found that patients often receive treatment in the ICU that neither matches their preferences nor is likely to benefit them.
Millions of Californians with workplace-sponsored health plans are paying higher premiums and deductibles in return for reduced benefits, a survey shows.
Are Californians getting the care they need? This survey shows that some groups are having a more difficult time accessing care than others.
Share of Cost Medi-Cal
County Programs for the Medically Indigent in California
Using Tracking Tools to Improve Patient Flow in Hospitals
Under Pressure: Front-Line Experiences of Medi-Cal Eligibility Workers
Enrolling in Medi-Cal: The Consumer Experience