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It has been two years since the pandemic began to reshape our world.  Though there is a decline in the virus’ impact due to the vaccines and things are improving, people are still grieving for the pre-pandemic life that...
Top Physicians, Clinics and Medical Groups Being Celebrated Virtually L.A. Care understands the unprecedented pressures related to COVID-19 and appreciates our providers who have risen to the challenge to provide excellent...
How do you deal with patients when they tell you that they do not want to be vaccinated? We certainly understand that it can be difficult to convince those who are vaccine hesitant to get a COVID-19 vaccine. Research clearly...
The Medi-Cal Program covers routine dental check-ups for children and adults! As you know, oral health is an essential part of one’s overall health and well-being. Poor oral hygiene can lead to cavities and gum disease, and...
Medication Therapy Management Program Available to our Cal MediConnect (CMC) line of business are Medication Therapy Management (MTM) services that include comprehensive medication reviews (CMR) conducted by a licensed...
L.A. Care Health Plan is pleased to announce the promotion of James Kyle, MD, to the new position of Chief of Equity and Quality Medical Director.  Dr. Kyle joined L.A. Care as Medical Director for Quality Improvement (QI...
The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) has once again awarded L.A. Care the 2021 Multicultural Health Care Distinction (MHC), which was first received in 2013.   L.A. Care has since successfully earned it...
Providers are the most trusted source of vaccine information and advice.  For that reason, please use every in-person visit to educate and vaccinate patients 6 months and older against the flu. This is also an opportunity...
L.A. Care’s 2021 Population Needs Assessment used demographic and utilization data, health appraisal data, and member input to assess health education, cultural and linguistic, and other health care needs. Key findings include...
Delivering a difficult diagnosis is not easy for your patients or for you. This can be more difficult than you think because you are left wondering, “Did I explain it correctly? Or does my patient have a support system in place...