Category: The Latest

Category: The Latest

A New Beginning For Hospital and Community
July 9, 2015 Newsmakers, The Latest LPOC Organization

In a changing healthcare landscape, MLK will focus on preventive care. For several decades, King/Drew hospital in South Los Angeles served one of the neediest parts of Los Angeles, treating

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Senate Vote Pushes Bill to Expand Coverage for Undocumented Californians
June 6, 2015 Affordable Care Act, The Latest LPOC Organization

SACRAMENTO, CA – The California State Senate made history today by approving Senate Bill 4 authored by Senator Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) to expand coverage to California’s undocumented population. Known

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Obama’s Deportation Plan to Swell Medi-Cal Rolls
April 2, 2015 Affordable Care Act, The Latest LPOC Organization

President Obama’s executive actions on immigration, which have sparked a fierce political backlash nationwide, could also provide an unlikely boost for another of his goals: increasing health insurance signups. Immigrants

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Physician Diversity Reduces Health Disparities
March 31, 2015 Recent Reports, The Latest LPOC Organization

“Immigration Policies and the U.S. Medical Education System: A Diverse Physician Workforce to Reduce Health Disparities” By Efrain Talamantes, M.D., M.B.A., M.S.H.P.M. and Gerardo Moreno, M.D., M.S.H.S. In the last

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500K Undocumented Immigrants Could Get Medi-Cal
March 26, 2015 Covered California & Medi-Cal, Immigrants, The Latest LPOC Organization

As many as half a million undocumented immigrants who qualify for deferred deportation could become eligible to enroll in Medi-Cal

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