Members in the News
UC Davis Develops Breath Test for Opioids
Underserved Populations Focus of Countywide Health Fair
Alameda Health System Launches Epic Electronic Health System
California Hospital Selects Epic EHR
Becker's Hospital Review
City Sees Lowest Number Of New HIV Diagnoses In Recent Times
2019-20 Best Hospitals Honor Roll and Medical Specialties Rankings
US News & World Report
Whole Person Care Makes Progress in Care Coordination, Improving Care for Vulnerable Patients
November 19, 2019
Final Public Charge Rule Jeopardizes Health and Well-Being of Our Communities
August 12, 2019
California’s Public Health Care Systems Remain Safe Places for All to Receive Care, Despite Proposed Immigration Raids
June 22, 2019
Public Health Care Systems Support Governor Newsom’s Expansion Efforts in the May Revision Budget, Yet Remain Concerned over Pharmacy Proposal
May 9, 2019
Whole Person Care is Making a Difference for Patients with Complex Needs in California
April 23, 2019
Protect Medicaid DSH Funding for Public Health Care Systems
April 9, 2019
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.
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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 »
Protect Medicaid DSH Funding
Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) payments are critical for public health care systems, ensuring that low income individuals across California can receive timely high-quality health care services.
Reducing Health Disparities in California’s Public Health Care Systems
Public health care systems are undertaking a statewide standardized approach to reduce disparities. With data from program year three, this one pager provides a snapshot on progress with data collection and disparities reduction projects.
California’s Public Health Care Systems’ Journey to Value-Based Care
For more than a decade, California’s 21 public health care systems have been leading efforts to evolve safety net payments from volume to value. This brief describes the impact of 1115 Medicaid waivers and the importance of continuing this work in the future.