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Safe in the Sun

Safe in the Sun

Hot weekends are around the corner, so let the BBQs, beach trips, and parties begin! While enjoying the sun, remember to take simple steps to protect yourself from harmful ultra violate (UV) rays.

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Families Rely on Medicaid Services to Stay Healthy

Working families rely on Medicaid to stay healthy & provide their children with access to care. Read this powerful story about one family's experience. "All of the healthcare access made available through Medicaid meant that our daughter could be supported in her...

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Opinion: Expanding Contra Costa jail is a flawed policy

Alvaro Fuentes, Executive Director of the Community Clinic Consortium, writes about the concerns of community leaders and health care providers in a recent Op-Ed about the West Contra Costa County jail expansion. "As health care providers and community leaders, we...

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Health Centers Lower Cost of Children’s Care by 35 Percent

Community health centers lower the cost of children's primary care by 35%, compared to other providers. Health centers are reducing overall costs, while providing comprehensive, high-quality care. Money is saved, in part, by offering a broad range of outpatient...

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Medi-Cal has Solano Covered

As the national debate on health care continues, people go about their daily lives, including being healthy, getting sick, and going to the doctor when needed. In Solano County, a significant part of how residents access health care is through Medi-Cal. Medi-Cal is...

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Contra Costa Health Care Town Hall

Join the dialogue on how together, we will strive to Preserve Health Care for All There is a statewide movement to resist efforts to dismantle our health care systems. Come and learn how we will be a part of this statewide movement to ensure that all residents have...

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Addressing the Social Determinants of Health

By: Sarah Wang   Health means more than health care. Health is affected by a person’s environment, opportunities, and experiences. While health care is an essential component of health, we know that there is a broad range of social, economic, and environmental...

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