California Lawmakers Asked CHCF How to Improve Access to Care in Medi-Cal. Here’s What We Told Them.
February 8, 2018
Chris Perrone, director of CHCF's Improving Access team, told the California Legislature how Medi-Cal expansion under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has affected access to care for people who rely on the program.
Yelp Partners with CHCF to Add Maternity Care Measures to Popular Search and Review Site
Information about where to get the best maternity care can be hard to find. Yelp now displays maternity care measures for all California hospitals that deliver babies. A mobile module is also available.
Prime for Disruption
February 2, 2018
Kara Carter, Kristof Stremikis
Amazon, JPMorgan Chase, and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. jolted Wall Street with a joint venture designed to reduce health care costs. Technology alone is not sufficient to solve the cost problem. Leaders also need to pull policy levers, fix payment systems, and spark collaboration between purchasers.
Increasing Access to Palliative Care in Rural California
Serious Illness & End-of-Life Care, Telehealth
Rural communities face formidable barriers to introducing outpatient palliative care. This project aims to connect payers and providers to increase its availability and quality in rural parts of the state.
Home Again in California, Physician Focuses on Care of the Caretakers
November 30, 2017
The California Health Care Foundation's newest board member is Carolina Reyes, an obstetrician recognized nationwide for her efforts to improve the care of women with high-risk pregnancies — especially those in medically underserved communities.
December 17, 2013
Briefing — Monitoring Performance: A Dashboard of Medi-Cal Managed Care
December 17, 2013
Learn about the dashboard used by the California Department of Health Care Services to monitor the performance of Medi-Cal managed care and participating health plans, including measures of care quality, consumer experience, and health plan finances.