Announcements

2018-19 Budget First Look Analysis
by The California Budget and Policy Center

The California Budget and Policy Center has published a “first look” analysis of the proposed 2018-19 budget released yesterday by Governor Jerry Brown. According to this analysis “The 2018-19 state budget debate will move forward amid many unknowns at the federal level, making it critical that California’s congressional delegation and state lawmakers seek to advance smart […]

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Health Career Connection (HCC) is now accepting applications

Health Career Connection (HCC) is now accepting applications from undergraduate students and recent college graduates for PAID full-time, summer internships in the field of public health and healthcare. HCC’s comprehensive program offers students opportunity to get real-world experience, career exposure, intensive training, and mentorship. HCC is committed to increasing diversity in the health professions and […]

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Office of the Patient Advocate unveils new Health Plan Report Card

At the end of October, the Office of the Patient Advocate (OPA) released the 2017-18 edition of its Health Care Quality Report Cards, an online tool to help Californians make informed decisions when choosing a health plan. The Report Cards rate California’s ten largest Health Maintenance Organizations (HMO), six largest Preferred Provider Organizations (PPO) and over […]

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California Opioid Safety Network Accelerator Program Job Openings

The California Opioid Safety Network Accelerator Program is seeking motivated college graduates who are interested in engaging with communities working to reduce opioid-related death. Although California has not been impacted as severely as other areas in the country, there are still too many communities throughout the state who struggle with families facing addiction on a […]

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California Health Policy Strategies Publishes Reentry Health Policy Project

California Health Policy Strategies (CalHPS) published a report on reentry efforts for prison and jail inmates in need of health and behavioral health care. Reentry Health Policy Project: Meeting the Serious Medical and Mental Health Needs of Californians Leaving Jails and Prison includes an overview of the policy landscape and expands on seven specific areas: Eligibility establishment Care […]

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Assembly Select Committee on
Health Care Delivery Systems and Universal Coverage
October 23 and 24, 2017

ITUP provided opening testimony as the California State Assembly begins a series of Informational Hearings on health care delivery systems and universal coverage.

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Immigration Summit – Human Services
November 13

NALEO Educational Fund (NALEO) and Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Los Angeles (AAAJ-LA) are co-hosting a series of immigrant integration summits for LA County agencies. These summits are intended to provide updates on immigration policy and the status of immigrants in Los Angeles, as well as provide an opportunity for cross-sector collaboration and strategy development […]

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Immigration Summit – Education
October 27

The California Community Foundation and Weingart Foundation are sponsoring Los Angeles county immigration summits hosted by NAELO Educational Fund and Asian Americans Advancing Justice Los Angeles.

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