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photo - Michael V. Drake Video: A Conversation with University of California President Michael V. Drake Dr. Michael V. Drake talks with PPIC’s Mark Baldassare about how UC has responded to COVID-19 and discusses the system’s ongoing efforts to increase equity and diversity. Read More
photo - Hospital Entrance Rising Hospitalizations Could Exacerbate Disparities for Latinos Increased rates of hospitalization for COVID-19 in California, especially in the San Joaquin Valley and Southern California, could take a disproportionate toll on Latino residents. Read More
photo - Coronavirus Screening at Medical Centre California’s Quick Response to COVID-19 Likely Saved Lives Early actions before the statewide shelter-in-place order appear to have been effective in reducing the spread of the coronavirus. Read More
Emergency Room Entrance Sign With Ambulance Video: Emergency Department Use in California A recent PPIC event featured a new report, along with an expert panel, on how the expansion of health coverage under the federal Affordable Care Act has affected emergency department use in the state. Read More
photo - Nurse Taking Patient's Blood Pressure Expanding Health Care Coverage for Undocumented Immigrants California lawmakers are supporting incremental policy measures to expand health care coverage to all income-eligible residents, regardless of immigration status. Read More
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