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Alternative Energy: Here’s What Happens When California Consumers Join the Fight to Protect Patients from Medical Harm
Betsy Imholz, Lisa McGiffert
Passionate consumers are making a difference in California as they raise their voices to make government and health care providers more accountable for patient safety.
Californians with Individual Health Insurance Spent Almost $2,500 Less on Care in Year One of Health Reform
Amy Adams, Sam Patnoe
Insurance Coverage, Patient-Centered Care
Median out-of-pocket spending for families with individual coverage dropped sharply in 2014 as the Affordable Care Act was implemented.
Transforming the Waiting Room: Digitizing Our Paper-Based Health Care System
Providers, Patient-Centered Care
A CHCF-supported company aims to help California community clinics replace clipboards and paper in the waiting room with iPads to gather patient data easily and to provide tailored health information to patients.