Covered California’s Board Takes Action
Aug18

Covered California’s Board Takes Action

Given the ongoing uncertainty at the federal level, and the potential for Congress and the administration to enact policy changes next month, the exchange will delay until Sept. 30 a decision on whether it must add a cost-sharing reduction surcharge to Silver plans. ·         Covered California will amend its contracts with carriers to promote participation and lower prices in 2018 by allowing for multi-year adjustments to their...

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First 5 Riverside Announces Tammi Graham as New Executive Director
May07

First 5 Riverside Announces Tammi Graham as New Executive Director

First 5 Riverside, the Riverside County Children & Families Commission, is pleased to announce Tammi Graham as the new executive director. She is set to officially start May 18. Come meet the new executive director during First 5 Riverside’s open house event held 3-5 p.m. on May 13 at 585 Technology Court in Riverside. Graham has more than 15 years of experience with public health and early childhood development programs along...

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Safeway Foundation –  Entertainment Industry Foundation | Hunger is
Mar27

Safeway Foundation – Entertainment Industry Foundation | Hunger is

New PSAs are part of a year-round effort to spotlight and address childhood hunger, which affects one in five children in the United States Academy Award®-nominated actress Viola Davis together with The Safeway Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) today launched Hunger Is, a joint charitable program designed to raise awareness and funds to fight childhood hunger in the United States.  The year-round campaign...

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Health | Inland Empire Enrollment Figures Released by Covered California
Jan31

Health | Inland Empire Enrollment Figures Released by Covered California

Covered California™ and the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) announced today that from Oct. 1 to Dec. 31, under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, 39,474 consumers in two Inland Empire counties enrolled in subsidized and non-subsidized Covered California health insurance plans. The three-month total represents 52 percent of the base projection of 76,069 Covered California estimated for the region...

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Inland Empire Goes Red for the Heart
Jan31

Inland Empire Goes Red for the Heart

February is Heart Month – Inland Empire Goes Red for the Heart on National Wear Red Day Feb. 7 Heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases are the No. 1 killers in the United States, claiming more than 830,000 lives each year.  In Riverside County, one out of four people will die of heart disease. San Bernardino County has the third highest rate of heart disease in California. The good news is that heart disease may...

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