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Health officials and the media are already reporting on how dangerous this flu season is for people across the country. To assist you in protecting your patients against the flu, we're sharing the CDC update and making flu...
As a DMHC requirement, your office will receive a phone call from L.A. Care for our annual patient Access and Availability survey. Please make sure you or your staff answer the call and respond to the questions. If we miss...
John Baackes, CEO of L.A. Care, talks about why the media should stop referring to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as "Obamacare." His op-ed was published on the site of the USC Annenberg Center for Health...
L.A. Care has an effective and simple solution to improve timely capture of all clinical services from our Plan Partners and PPGs. To improve HEDIS data and rates, we are recommending that data be directly submitted to the L.A...
L.A. Care is committed to ensuring that our members have all of their health care needs met by partnering with you to provide affordable quality care. President Trump recently announced efforts to end Affordable Care Act (ACA...
Your patients don't always know where to go or who to call when they have medical concerns, especially after office hours. They may end up with an unnecessary Emergency Room visit, not knowing about other services like Urgent...
  The 2018 Open Enrollment Period begins November 1, 2017. Up until January 31, 2018, Angelenos have the opportunity to choose L.A. Care Covered and our network of doctors, hospitals and clinics as their source of quality...
In the midst of the country's rising opioid crisis, L.A. Care is committed to sharing information with our providers to help improve patient safety. The American Medical Association recently updated its guidelines regarding co-...
You are your patients’ most trusted source of vaccine information and advice. With flu season approaching, L.A. Care is asking providers to schedule flu shot appointments for all patients six months of age and older.  To...
Soon L.A. Care will be giving you a call about the DMHC-required annual Access and Availability Survey. Your responses will factor into your P4P award.  Please make sure you or your staff answer the call and reply to the...