Category: The Latest

Category: The Latest

Efforts Intensify to Sign Up Hispanics for Health Care
February 7, 2015 The Latest LPOC Organization

With the enrollment deadline looming, the Obama administration and advocacy groups are ramping up efforts to sign up millions of Hispanics for health coverage through online exchanges set up under

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California Pushes to Expand Immigrant Health Care
December 4, 2014 Affordable Care Act, Immigrants, The Latest LPOC Organization

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — President Barack Obama’s executive order to spare some immigrants from deportation has galvanized Democrats, immigration groups and health care advocates in California to push for expanding

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LPOC’s Board of Directors Retreat
October 23, 2014 Conferences, The Latest LPOC Organization

The Latino Physicians of California’s Board of Directors convened in Marina del Rey, Calif., for a productive two-day retreat on Oct. 17-18, 2014. During the dinner discussion in Santa Monica

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MiMentor Conference a Big Success
October 4, 2014 Conferences, The Latest LPOC Organization

Latino Physicians of California co-sponsored the MiMentor Health Careers Conference held at East Los Angeles College on Saturday, October 4, 2014. Nearly 500 students attended to learn more about the

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Aguilar-Gaxiola Presents NIH Seminar on Mental Health
September 30, 2014 Newsmakers, The Latest LPOC Organization

Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola, professor of clinical internal medicine and director of the UC Davis Center for Reducing Health Disparities, on Thursday, Sept. 18, presented a seminar entitled, “If You Build It, Will

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Uninsured Rates Fall for Young, Low-Income Latinos
September 30, 2014 Affordable Care Act, The Latest LPOC Organization

A new Commonwealth Fund survey shows that the Affordable Care Act is having a significant impact for many Latinos, a group that for decades has had among the highest uninsured rates

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