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This employer supports health care mandate

April 4, 2010
The Nibbi Brothers construction company is a big supporter of San Francisco's nearly universal health care program, even though it includes a mandate on employers to provide benefits to their workers. Bib Nibbi, the company's president, says the law levels the playing field with companies that bid against him and win by slashing their labor costs. The city, he says, should avoid a "race to the bottom." Fifth in a series by Healthy Cal contributor Richard Paddock.

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San Diego tenants get no help fighting rats, mold

April 4, 2010
Residents of City Heights in San Diego often deal with mold and vermin infestations in rental housing, but a bureaucratic rats' nest prevents them from getting any action. The city does not enforce parts of the state code dealing with these issues, and the county enforces codes only in areas not served by cities. The could step in but is taking a go-slow approach. The result: a runaround, and no help for tenants. The story is by HealthyCal contributor Megan Burks.

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Price of ‘progress': displacing low-income tenants

March 31, 2010
Boyle Heights has weathered its share of threats over the years, from proposed prisons and hazardous waste plants to criminal gangs. Now residents of the historic East LA neighborhood are feeling the pressure of city-backed development that is displacing low-income housing. Community groups are using a lull in construction caused by the down economy to organize so that residents have a voice when the city pushes again to gentrify the community. HealthyCal contributor Joy Hepp has the story.

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For universal health care, but not on his shoulders

March 28, 2010
Daniel Scherotter, a restaurant owner and chef, is leading the fight against Healthy San Francisco. It is not that he opposes the health care program. He simply thinks the city’s businesses, particularly restaurants, should not be required to finance universal health care. Fourth part of a series by HealthyCal contributor Richard C. Paddock.

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Between farm and table, a broken chain

March 28, 2010
After years of being urged to “eat fresh, eat local,” residents of the Sacramento region are responding. From neighborhood dinner tables to big institutional kitchens, locally grown foods are in high demand. But every spring, locally grown produce is rotting in the fields of the small family-run farms around the region. Between that abundant supply and the strong demand, the market has broken down. There is no good way to get those crops from the farms to the people who want them at a price consumers are willing to pay.

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The trouble with Medicaid

March 23, 2010
A patient has asthma and needs medication to prevent a possible trip to the ER. The doctor prescribes it. But the state bureaucracy that runs the Medi-Cal program puts up a roadblock. After hours of follow-up, the doctor manages to navigate the system for her patient. The story illustrates why so many doctors have stopped taking Medi-Cal patients. Dr. Ashby Wolfe's latest blog post.

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In San Francisco, a rush for health care

March 20, 2010
A San Francisco clinic that serves the poor was flooded with new patients when the city created its Healthy San Francisco program. Now the doctor who runs the clinic is preaching prevention for those patients. Third in a series on universal health care in San Francisco. By HealthyCal contributor Richard C. Paddock.

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Richmond searches for answers to soaring homicide rate

March 20, 2010
Even as murder rates are declining across California and the nation, homicide is on the rise in Richmond, the gritty industrial city on the east side of San Francisco Bay. A resident of Richmond is nearly three times as likely to be murdered as someone in Los Angeles, Sacramento or San Francisco. Now the city government, police, churches and community groups are trying new approaches to reverse the trend. HealthyCal contributor Heather Terado Gilligan has the story.

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Why we need more general practice docs

March 15, 2010
We are not made up of organs only. We are human. We need someone to be looking at the whole picture, someone to help us discuss end-of-life care issues with our families and elderly parents. Someone who can explain why it is important for a family member to see three different doctors to control her diabetes and heart failure. The system is too complex to assume patients can navigate the waters on their own...which may be why patients with chronic conditions often see the progression of their disease as something beyond their own control.

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Healthy SF: providing care, and peace of mind

March 14, 2010
Aurelio Duran has always known he is lucky to live in San Francisco. At first, it was because he loved the city and its music scene. Today, it is also because San Francisco offers universal health care. Second in a series by HealthyCal contributor Richard C. Paddock.

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