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  L.A. Care’s Physician Leadership Program is designed to equip physicians with tangible leadership and management skills to effect change within their health centers, and improve patient care and health outcomes. ...
Are you interested in sharing your expertise with the media? L.A. Care has recently received several queries from news media outlets on topics that would be better addressed by our providers.  For example, we have...
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...
L.A. Care is proud to support women’s health and join in the national effort to promote cervical cancer awareness. Your partnership is vital to improving cervical cancer screening (CCS) rates, and we hope you’ll take advantage...
The Los Angeles County Health Alert Network warns that influenza activity in Los Angeles County is elevated and increasing. This activity is occurring nationwide, prompting the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...
Social Security Numbers Will No Longer Be Used To prevent identity theft and Medicare fraud, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will mail new ID cards to Medicare beneficiaries beginning in April 2018. The...
L.A. Care’s Health Education Services Referral Form has been given a brand new look. We’ve updated our menu of services to more clearly define our health and wellness telephonic consults and in-person workshops. Providers can...
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...
A new program at L.A. Care Health Plan is improving member care by significantly increasing postpartum patient follow-up visits. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, as many as 40 percent of...
Congress just sent the President a tax bill that is going to have a devastating impact on the nation’s health care system. In fact, it signals the beginning of the end of the individual exchange market created by the Affordable...