Tag Archives: access

Veteran Community Care: Indian Health Service/Tribal Health Program

VA partners with the Indian Health Service and Tribal Health Program to provide eligible Alaska Native and American Indian Veterans with easier access to health care. The goal of this partnership is to provide Veterans with high-quality health care in a convenient, culturally appropriate setting; support excellent care coordination and collaboration; and promote resource-sharing between… Read More »

Driving to Serve: Planned Parenthood’s doors are always open

Imperial County has the 3rd largest teen birth rates in the state of California. One of the issues in Imperial County is that we do have a shortage of providers. So in order to provide services in Imperial County at our Planned Parenthood clinic, we actually have clinicians commuting from different counties. Having Planned Parenthood… Read More »

Catholic bishops: Let federal housing programs evict gay people for God!

This January, the Department of Housing and Urban Development proposed a regulation to prohibit discrimination in HUD programs on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity or marital status. Under the new rule, FHA-insured mortgage lenders would not be allowed to take a borrower’s sexual orientation or gender identity into account when deciding their eligibility.… Read More »