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2014-09-11 12:27:49

In its first day, approximately 1,000 adults and children will access medical, dental and vision care at the free Care Harbor clinic LOS ANGELES, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Care Harbor - a Los Angeles-based nonprofit organization that helps uninsured and underserved populations by organizing large-scale free urban health clinics - kicked-off today its annual Los Angeles clinic, which will run September 11-14 at the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena. Care Harbor will provide free...

2014-06-10 08:32:13

L.A. Care Covered(TM) members will benefit from online, interactive tools that engage and promote healthy behaviors LOS ANGELES, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- L.A. Care Health Plan, the nation's largest publicly operated health plan, now offers its L.A. Care Covered(TM) members the DPS Health Virtual Lifestyle Management (VLM) program. L.A. Care Covered is the plan's Covered California Qualified Health Plan. VLM offers a suite of services designed to identify, outreach and engage...

2010-04-07 14:48:00

$15.6 Million awarded to Support Doctors with the adoption OF ELECTRONIC health records throughout L.A. County LOS ANGELES, April 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- L.A. Care Health Plan, the nation's largest public health plan, announced today that the organization has received a $15.6 million federal grant to establish the Health Information Technology Regional Extension Center (REC), called HITEC-LA, that will help doctors in L.A. County adopt and use Electronic Health Records (EHRs) in a...

2010-03-30 12:38:00

Grant will fund planning process to establish new non-profit LOS ANGELES, March 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jump starting the planning process for a new Martin Luther King (MLK) Hospital in South Los Angeles, L.A. Care Health Plan's Board of Governors awarded $500,000 to Los Angeles County. The grant will fund a planning process that will, among other things, establish a new independent, non-profit corporation to manage and operate the newly refurbished facility. The new hospital is...

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