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Improving the Health of California’s Headwater Forests

By Van Butsic, Henry McCann, Jodi Axelson, Brian Gray ...

More active management of these lands is needed to improve forest health, reduce the risk of major wildfires and pest infestations, and maintain the flow of ...


Health Care for California’s Jail Population

By Shannon McConville, Mia Bird

These challenges are exacerbated by the low rate of health insurance coverage among incarcerated individuals-who are disproportionately young adults, male, and ...

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California’s Health Care Safety Net

By Shannon McConville

Oct 28, 2013 ... Core safety net providers—including county hospital systems and health clinics—treat patients regardless of their ability to pay. Some of this ...

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COVID-19’s Toll on Mental Health

By Daniel Tan

Sep 11, 2020 ... The ongoing pandemic poses a number of mental health challenges, with more Californians reporting anxiety, worry, and other symptoms in ...


California’s Future: Health Care

By Shannon McConville, Paulette Cha

Health care is a major policy issue in this presidential election year. The success of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in expanding health insurance ...


Health & Safety Net

We assess the implementation of child welfare, health care, and other safety net programs as well as their impact on poverty, opportunity, and economic ...

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Paying for Forest Health Projects

By Henry McCann

Sep 29, 2020 ... State and federal leaders have agreed to vastly expand vegetation management in California's forests to reduce wildfire risk.