In a Push for Fair Treatment, Los Angeles LGBT Center Creates New Categories for Relationship ViolenceA four-category system for intimate partner violence that Susan Holt created with her colleagues at the Los Angeles LGBT Center has become a standard of practice at the non-profit, the largest provider of LGBT medical and mental health services nationwide. But Holt and her colleagues are still working to spread the word about the four categories, which, Holt believes, can be helpful for treating the wider community as well.
For Medi-Cal Patients Who Need Specialists or Mental Health Treatment, Where You Live Will Determine Your Access
By Hannah Guzik
The California department that runs the state’s low-income health program released updated rules last week that spell out how far patients may need to travel to see a doctor.
Medi-Cal managed-care health plans, which cover more than a quarter of Californians, will be required to have primary-care doctors within 10 miles or 30 minutes from patients’ homes.