Assistant Dean Says Healthcare Students Have Endless OpportunitiesEnna Trevathan, D.N.P. is assistant dean for Educational Outreach of the University of San Francisco's School of Nursing and Health Professions.
Urgent Care Center Opening Before Doctors Medical Center Closes TuesdayA new urgent care center will open today in San Pablo that aims to meet some of the needs of patients who would have gone to Doctors Medical Center, according to the nonprofit opening the center.
Medical Technologist Named Best Healthcare Job For 2015High quality of life and high paying? Jill Schlesinger has more on a career that offers both.
Attorney General Kamala Harris OKs Sale Of 6 Acute-Care Hospitals In Bay Area, SoCalCalifornia Attorney General Kamala Harris Friday conditionally approved a plan by the Daughters of Charity Health System to sell six non-profit acute care hospitals in the Bay Area and Southern California.
Advocates Sue State Over Massive Medi-Cal Backlog, Low-Income Residents Waiting MonthsAdvocates have filed suit against the state, saying hundreds of thousands of low-income Californians are being denied medical care because of a huge backlog of Medi-Cal applications.
What Has The Affordable Care Act Accomplished A Year Later?With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?
San Francisco Could Be First City In The World To Provide Free HIV Prevention Pill To ResidentsA San Francisco supervisor is asking the city to provide a HIV prevention drug to all residents free of charge.
Nurse In San Francisco Offers Advice On Education And CareersAs demand for health care services increases in San Francisco, so will the demand for more nurses.
UC Davis 'Whistleblower' Wins Lawsuit After Reporting Unethical Study On PrisonersA jury has awarded a $730,000 verdict to a whistleblower who reported on an unethical pain management study on prison inmates by researchers at the University of California, Davis.
$1 Billion Stockton Prison Medical Complex Reopens After Numerous ProblemsA billion dollar prison medical clinic that's sitting half empty will start readmitting the state's sickest inmates, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said Monday.
Health Care Expert From San Jose Expects A Continuing Need For NursesRhonda Collins foresees a continued demand for new health care workers, especially nurses.
Oakland Medical Supply Company Owners Sentenced For Medicare Wheelchair ScamTwo medical equipment supply company owners and an associate were sentenced in federal court in Oakland earlier this week to prison terms for their roles in a $1.6 million Medicare fraud concerning phony prescriptions for power wheelchairs.
Obama Administration Reveals $3 Million Medicare Payouts To Doctors, 38 In CaliforniaAccording to the Medicare data, California had 38 doctors that were paid at least $3 million in 2012.
What You Need To Know About March 31 Obamacare Enrollment Deadline In CaliforniaWhat to consider as the first open enrollment period in California under the federal Affordable Care Act comes to an end:
Cancellation Delayed For 115,000 Blue Shield Of California Policies California's insurance commissioner has reached an agreement with one of the state's major health insurance companies to delay its cancellation of more than 115,000 individual policies under the federal Affordable Care Act.