State Health Policy
The Sacramento office provides state policymakers and the media a valuable local resource and a link to experts at CHCF's Oakland headquarters. The office hosts briefings on important issues of the day.
Gaps in access to care still disproportionately affect people in poor health and those with disabilities. Researchers compared Medi-Cal with employer-based coverage and Medicaid in other states.
A longtime observer of California's health insurance marketplace describes how the state could reduce redundancy in regulation under the Affordable Care Act.
A webinar presents new research on the characteristics, health care usage, and spending associated with Medi-Cal's high-cost populations. An infographic also summarizes the key data points.
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Sacramento Office Manager & Program Associate916.329.4542
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The misuse of prescription painkillers (opioids) is a significant public health problem. Three webinars offer help to clinics, plans, and residency programs.
California communities will host screenings and discussions of FRONTLINE's "Being Mortal" with Atul Gawande, which shares the experiences of patients and families at the end of life.
The Children's Health Insurance Program has two more years of federal funding thanks to recent legislation. What does this mean for California?
Objective information on health care costs, coverage, quality, and delivery supports effective decision-making. The Almanac provides data and analysis on California's health care system. Almanac