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Catalyst 2020

Peer Chats with Catalyst Alumni

CCI invited Catalyst alumni to share their experience in learning about and applying design tools in their own organizations and communities. Rewatch the calls below to hear more about their experience and lessons learned from participating in Catalyst.

In this webinar, Timiza Wash, a Catalyst 2019 alumni and Anti-Trafficking Program Manager at WEAVE, shares how to create the conditions for deep and meaningful engagement with clients and end-users....
In this webinar, Joanne Benham, Emma Fay and Mira Green, staff and stakeholders at the Community Action Partnership in San Luis Obispo (CAPSLO), share how they have leveraged human-centered design too...
In this webinar, Selena Wilson and Landon Hill, staff at the East Oakland Youth Development Center (EOYDC) and alumni of Catalyst 2018, share how they’re navigating power dynamics to engage youth an...

Catalyst Project Case Studies

The East Oakland Youth Development Center (EOYDC), is a nonprofit organization that provides after-school and summer programs in the areas of art, education, jobs, and wellness to youth ages 5 to 24....
WEAVE, a Sacramento-based nonprofit organization, is the primary provider of crisis-intervention services for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault in Sacramento County, and the county's o...
Staff at LAC + USC Primary Care Adult West Clinic had a problem.
La Clínica de la Raza is piloting the integration of clinical office assistants into the care team.
Vista Community Clinic developed a training process and other standardized tools for their care coordinators.
Ravenswood Family Health Center created a flyer to educate patients about what health issues warrant a visit to the emergency room versus their health center. 
Venice Family Clinic piloted a discharge callback system for prenatal patients to solve issues with discharge wait time and confusion.
Community Health Center Network set out to explore how it might better manage patients with chronic low back pain.
Asian Health Services developed patient-centered tools and workflows to better educate and connect patients to behavioral health services.
Integrating Outpatient Pharmacy Services For HIV/AIDS patients, medication adherence is a matter of life or death. UCLA-Olive View Medical Center's Positive Care Clinic is the patient-centered medic...
Alameda Health System's Highland Hospital developed No Good Deed Goes Unnoticed, a way for staff to acknowledge their peers when they appreciate their work.
Many health centers struggle with no-shows and last-minute cancellations, which leave patient appointment slots unfilled. Open Door Community Health Centers piloted a solution for filling these unanticipated vacancies.