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Can My Health Insurance Cover My Children?

Whether or not your health insurance can cover your children depends on your specific policy.

03/20/2014

Can My Health Insurance Cover My Spouse?

Whether or not your health insurance can cover your spouse depends on your specific policy.

03/20/2014

How Does My Health Insurance Work At The Hospital?

The Affordable Care Act requires that all health insurance policies cover 10 essential benefits, including emergency treatment.

03/06/2014

How Do I Use My Health Insurance When I Visit A Doctor?

To maximize the benefits of your insurance policy, you will likely need to choose a doctor from within your health plan’s network.

03/06/2014

UC Davis

Area Hospitals Among 10 Penalized By CDPH

UC Davis Medical Center is one of 10 hospitals being penalized by the California Department of Public Health for noncompliance with licensing requirements.

08/15/2013

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Legislation Questions Hospitals’ Nonprofit Status

Some of California’s most powerful unions are pressuring nonprofit hospitals to prove that they provide enough charitable care to justify their tax-exempt status.

04/07/2013

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New Legislation Would Force Nonprofit Hospitals To Disclose Charity Care Spending

At a time their CEOs are earning record salaries, a proposed law would force California nonprofit hospitals to clearly explain their charity work to determine if enough money is really being spent on charity care.

03/12/2013

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Earthquake Tests Look For Ways To Shore Up Hospitals

What happens when a series of massive earthquakes hits a five-story medical facility with an intensive care unit, operating room and elevator?

04/17/2012

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Hospitals Given More Time For Seismic Upgrades

The state Legislature has approved urgency legislation giving California hospitals more time to comply with seismic safety requirements and clearing the way for some hospitals to receive Medi-Cal reimbursements.

04/07/2011