This podcast is about strengthening the health and wellbeing of historically underinvested communities. Every episode offers new ideas and practical advice that you can apply today.

Since 2018, the SLO Education Collaborative has worked with young people in person to foster healthy relationships and combat intimate partner violence. But when COVID-19 struck in early 2020 and then…

The Live Oak Youth Partnership found that teens didn’t just want to be seen, but treated with dignity and respect. Here’s how they made it happen.

What does it take for an entire network of safety net health centers to transition to a new electronic health record (EHR) system — one that captures data from every clinic and ER the patient visits…

When the Community Health Centers of the Central Coast (CHCCC) teamed up with the local nonprofit Fighting Back – Santa Maria Valley, its providers expected to focus on intervention and preventive men…

The Connected Care Accelerator expanded telehealth in 45 California clinics during the pandemic.

In this episode, we dive into another health center’s digital health solution journey with remote patient monitoring (RPM) during the Covid-19 pandemic. Northeast Valley Health Corporation realized ea…

The phrase “community partnerships” typically conjure up images about warm, like-minded people collaborating together towards a common cause or mission. But such relationships can have a dark side…

The young health tech navigators, hired from the community, help patients with language issues, culture, trust and tech literacy.

Can a more advanced patient portal improve face-to-face visits? Appointments are often so jampacked with questions, screenings, and taking notes that it’s increasingly difficult to analyze patient dat…

In the youth conference, teens discussed self-care and the difference between healthy and abusive communication in all types of relationships.

The COVID-19 pandemic upended the way California delivers health care, as many providers rapidly pivoted from in-person visits to telehealth. This shift has been transformational in ensuring access to…

This guide aims to help frontline staff, schedulers, and care team members determine if a patient’s needs can be addressed with a virtual visit.

How do you achieve equitable virtual care?

Want to learn how you might improve your patient’s digital literacy and digital self-sufficiency in accessing digital tools and resources?
Are you considering whether to provide tech support to pat…

Many safety net clinics want to start transitioning their patients from phone calls to video visits. But are they asking the right questions?

Uniting behavioral and medical health care personnel in a Zoom Clinic resulted in greater collaboration.

During the pandemic, seeking verbal consent for virtual care became overwhelming. Enter online intake forms, which patients can complete from any device

During the pandemic, safety net health clinics soon realized patients’ touchstone for virtual care: A human connection to help bridge the digital divide.

Safety net health clinics in CCA are harnessing the power of wireless technology to send home monitoring data directly from the patient to the provider.

What is remote patient monitoring?
In this episode, we talk with Axis Community Health about launching a digital health solution that captures and records a patient’s blood pressure data in the comfo…

From telehealth pods and quiet rooms to rolling workstations, these CCA clinics figured out how to make virtual care work for them.

During the pandemic, safety net clinics in CCA embraced a program for people with uncontrolled hypertension so they could monitor their own blood pressure at home.

“Positive childhood experiences can help a person become resilient or heal from adversity,” says Dr. Robert Sege, a pediatrician and a professor at the Tufts University School of Medicine.
In thi…

When space is at a premium, portable carts equipped with tablets allow providers to easily toggle between in-person visits and virtual visits in the same exam room.