Monday, November 28, 2016

Los Angeles — L.A. Care Health Plan announced the appointment of three new members to its Board of Governors:

“I am pleased to welcome our newest board members, each of whom brings a wealth of knowledge and experience,” said L.A. Care CEO John Baackes. “Their depth of expertise in health care will no doubt be an asset to the organization and L.A. Care members, especially as we head into uncharted waters under a new presidential administration.”  

L.A. Care’s Board of Governors is a 13-member stakeholder board, which includes representatives of community clinics, hospitals, federally qualified health centers, doctors, members, advocates, and the County of Los Angeles.


About L.A. Care

L.A. Care Health Plan (Local Initiative Health Authority of Los Angeles County) is a public entity and community-accountable health plan serving residents of Los Angeles County through a variety of health coverage programs including L.A. Care Covered™,  Medi-CalL.A. Care Cal MediConnect PlanL.A. Care’s Healthy Kids and PASC-SEIU Homecare Workers Health Care Plan. L.A. Care is a leader in developing new programs through innovative partnerships designed to provide health coverage to vulnerable populations and to support the safety net. With nearly 2 million members, L.A. Care is the nation’s largest publicly operated health plan.