Public health care systems are on the frontlines of caring for patients impacted by the coronavirus. Click here to learn more.
Learn more about CAPH, our key policy issues, and California's public health care systems' efforts to provide high-quality and patient-centered care. Click here.
Members in the News
At Rancho, a Garden Works Miracles on Patients
The Downey Patriot
Coronavirus: 1 Year Later, San Bernardino County ER Doctor Reflects on Pandemic
ABC 7 News
In the Midst of Their Battle Against COVID-19, a Medical Team Celebrates Life
Los Angeles Times
'Dream' of Cesar Chavez Continues With Vaccination Clinic at The Forty Acres
Pandemic Exit Interviews: SF General Staff Members Reflect on Their 'Life-Altering' Year Under COVID
May Revision Provides Critical Funding for Public Health Care Systems and Advances Equity in Medi-Cal
May 14, 2021
Monterey farmworkers design ways to combat Covid-19 with Natividad Medical Center
March 19, 2021
County Leaders Declare Racism a Public Health Crisis
March 16, 2021
Health Advocates Respond to DHCS Telehealth Proposal, Upcoming Telehealth Informational Hearing, and Support for AB 32
February 23, 2021
CAPH actively analyzes state and federal health care issues that would impact public health care systems.
Our advocacy agenda seeks to ensure that our members have the necessary resources and tools to provide high-quality care to over 2.8 million patients.
Learn more »
The California Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems represents California’s 21 public health care systems, which are the core of the state’s health care safety net, delivering high quality care to all in need and working to improve the health of their patients and communities. Learn More »
Advancing Coordinated Care for the Uninsured: A Bold Vision for California
California proposes to renew and expand care for the uninsured through a five-year plan for the Global Payment Program (GPP), which includes a new equity component.
Improving Quality and Reducing Disparities Through the Quality Incentive Pool (QIP)
The QIP continues to challenge public health care systems to improve quality and reduce health care disparities.
Support Public Health Care Systems’ Request for State General Fund for COVID-19 Response
CAPH urges state leaders to prioritize funding in the state budget to offset unreimbursed costs associated with COVID-19 care.