Category: The Latest

Category: The Latest

LPOC Statement Supporting Biden’s Becerra Nomination
December 10, 2020 Release, The Latest LPOC Organization

LATINX PHYSICIANS OF CALIFORNIA CHAIRMAN RESPONDS TO NOMINATION OF XAVIER BECERRA AS HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES SECRETARY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 10, 2020 SACRAMENTO, CA – On behalf of Latinx

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HDR@UCR Receives Funds to Address COVID-related Health Disparities
December 9, 2020 The Latest LPOC Organization

In October, the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) and the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) awarded a total of $520,000 in funding to the Center for Health Disparities Research at the University of California, Riverside (HDR@UCR) as part of a statewide initiative to address health disparities related to COVID-19.

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We Are Resilient™ Training
December 7, 2020 ACEs Aware, The Latest LPOC Organization

The training helps providers manage their own vicarious trauma and provides anticipatory guidance to support patients/caregivers in strengthening their own resilience skills.   Training choices include 2 (90-min) Interactive webinars or  6 (1-hour) weekly Resilience Circle sessions. 

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LPOC Opposes Measure LH
October 30, 2020 The Latest LPOC Organization

LPOC believes this measure could have a devastating impact on the Lynwood community, which is predominantly Latinx, and limit access to care for families throughout the region.  In a time when all communities and health care providers are dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, we should be supporting our health care system, not destroying it.

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Amor in the Time of COVID-19
October 30, 2020 The Latest LPOC Organization

by Álvaro Garza, MD, MPH Self-quarantine and social isolation Happening all across the nation. Social distancing avoids contagion. Health care workers gowned, gloved, masked. Respiratory hygiene! we’re all asked. With

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Provider Relief Fund Expanded: Deadline November 6th
October 29, 2020 The Latest LPOC Organization

HHS & HHRSA announce the latest Provider Relief Fund (PRF) application period has been expanded to include provider applicants such as residential treatment facilities, chiropractors, and eye and vision providers that have not yet received PRF distributions. These providers and all Phase 3 applicants will have until 11:59 PM EST on November 6, 2020 to submit their applications for payment consideration.

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