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The work of Blue Shield of California Foundation and our grantees is reflected in these press releases, galleries, blog posts, and newsletter. For media inquiries regarding Foundation program areas and grantmaking, please email Christine Maulhardt, Director of Communications and Public Affairs.

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Sacramento Native American Health Center

Dec, 2016

The Sacramento Native American Health Center Inc. (SNAHC) is a Federally Qualified Health Center serving Sacramento. The health center is committed to enhancing quality of life for the community by providing a culturally responsive, holistic, and patient-centered approach to care. Though 26% of SNAHC's patients are Native American, there are no tribal or ethnic requirements to receive care through the center.


The Foundation's blog is a place to hear from staff and leadership about issues that matter to us.

Peter Long, Ph.D.

A Movement to Modernize Our Health System is Spreading Across California

October 6, 2017

Recent proposals by Congress have raised legitimate concerns and questions about the future availability of health coverage for millions of Americans. There is no question that access to timely and affordable medical care is critically important. We also know that many other factors beyond medical care contribute to health. Here in California, our most vulnerable neighbors experience unmet healthcare needs at the same...

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