Health Leaders Invite Innovation to Improve California’s Health

Health Leaders Invite Innovation to Improve California’s Health SACRAMENTO – Health leaders are challenging communities statewide to find creative, innovative ways to improve the health of all Californians. The California Health and Human Services Agency (CHHS) and California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the second annual Innovation Challenge from Let’s Get Healthy California, Read More »

Tom Bakaly Named CEO of Beach Cities Health District

    Tom Bakaly Named CEO of Beach Cities Health District  REDONDO BEACH, Calif. (August 23, 2016) – Beach Cities Health District (BCHD), one of the largest preventive health agencies in the U.S., today announced its Board of Directors unanimously selected Tom Bakaly as the organization’s next chief executive officer (CEO). Bakaly, the current city Read More »

Read out & Read Now Program now a part of Bear Valley Community Healthcare District

Bear Valley Community Healthcare District is proud to announce that they have been the first agency in San Bernardino County awarded funding from First 5 San Bernardino to implement the Reach Out and Read Program. The program is a collaborative effort between two of the Healthcare District’s departments, The Mom & Dad Project and the Family Health Clinic. For Read More »

Marin General Hospital’s Braden Diabetes Center Partners with Madison Clinic at UCSF to Offer Pediatric Diabetes Services and Support

GREENBRAE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Marin General Hospital (www.maringeneral.org) today announced it has begun offering first-class pediatric diabetes services and support at the Braden Diabetes Center – the only American Diabetes Association-recognized program in Marin County – in partnership with the Madison Clinic for Pediatric Diabetes at UCSF and under the leadership of Saleh Adi, MD, a renowned Read More »

Grossmont Hospital’s citizens’ oversight group issues its 2015 annual report on taxpayer bond expenditures for hospital construction

The citizens group overseeing the spending of millions of dollars in taxpayer-approved bonds for new and improved patient care facilities at Sharp Grossmont Hospital in La Mesa has issued its 2015 Annual Report to the Community. The Independent Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee (ICBOC) consists of uncompensated, volunteer East County residents who are monitoring how the Grossmont Read More »

Beach Cities Health District Named to Modern Healthcare’s 100 Best Places to Work List for Fourth Year

  REDONDO BEACH, Calif. (Nov. 15, 2015) – Modern Healthcare Magazine recently revealed its 2015 ranking of the 100 “Best Places to Work in Healthcare” and Beach Cities Health District (BCHD) was included on the celebrated list for the fourth time in five years. The Redondo Beach-based preventive health agency ranked 28th overall and 13th Read More »

Grossmont Healthcare District presents 2015 Kids Care Fest at Lakeside Rodeo Grounds; free health care screenings for children

The Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD), a public agency that supports health-related community programs and services in San Diego’s East County, will present the 2015 Kids Care Fest from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 12, at the Lakeside Rodeo Grounds, 12584 Mapleview St., Lakeside. The family-oriented event is open to the public and features Read More »

Public Engagement Grant Opportunity

Pepperdine University’s School of Public Policy is now accepting applications for the 2015 Public Engagement Grant. If your organization has a public engagement project that could use financial support, our Annual Public Engagement Grant Program may be just what you need. This year marks our 8th consecutive year of offering funded consulting services to California’s cities, Read More »