Eisner Health Receives Grant From S. Mark Taper Foundation

Grant will support care coordination efforts in hard-to-reach populations Eisner Health is grateful to announce a $75,000 unrestricted grant from the S. Mark Taper Foundation in support of care coordination efforts. These efforts are aimed at patients who have been hospitalized or had a visit to the emergency room, and help connect patients to after […]

As Families Drop Health Benefits Over ‘Public Charge’ Rule, Clinics Scramble to Respond

California Health Report By Claudia Boyd-Barrett • Aug 19, 2019 Soon after news broke last week of the Trump administration’s finalized “public charge” rule, benefit enrollers at the Eisner Health community clinic in downtown Los Angeles started getting phone calls. Patients enrolled in Medi-Cal, the state’s health insurance program for low-income people, and CalFresh, California’s food stamp […]

Cedars-Sinai Grants Address Homelessness and Other Critical Needs

Source: https://www.cedars-sinai.org/newsroom/cedars-sinai-increases-grants-for-the-homeless-and-others-in-need/ Cedars-Sinai Is More Than Doubling Its Commitment to Assist 108 Community-Based Organizations That Serve Vulnerable Populations Cedars-Sinai is contributing $15 million in grants to community organizations, with more than 20 grants going to groups that work on homeless and housing stability issues. Photo by Getty. Cedars-Sinai is deepening its commitment to the health and wellbeing […]

Gov. Newsom’s Pharmacy Plan May Harm Community Clinics

California Health Report By Warren J. Brodine • Jun 26, 2019 Photo credit: iStock. Julia is a patient at Eisner Health in Los Angeles who has diabetes and is uninsured. Prior to finding Eisner’s clinic, Julia, whose name has been changed to protect her privacy, was paying cash for insulin, the drug used to treat her high […]

Community Health Centers Deliver

“Community Health Centers Deliver,” produced by CHroniCles, a special project of the RCHN Community Health Foundation, the Geiger Gibson Program in Community Health Policy at the Milken Institute School of Public Health and Health Services at The George Washington University, and the National Association of Community Health Centers. In this video, health center leaders across […]

DHS Kicks the Ladder from Under Immigrants Seeking Green Cards

ROBIN UREVICH OCTOBER 15, 2018 The department’s proposed rule could devastate the health care of millions of immigrants. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen during a huearing of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs on October 10, 2018 Capital & Main is an award-winning publication that reports from California on economic, […]

Homeland Security Kicks the Ladder from Under Immigrants Seeking Green Cards

Co-published by American Prospect Immigrants who use Medi-Cal, food stamps, housing assistance or Medicare prescription drug subsidies could be barred from obtaining green cards or visa extensions under a proposed rule the Department of Homeland Security published in the Federal Register October 10. Currently only those who use cash assistance or who require long-term institutional care […]