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Health Science Programs in Los Angeles and Orange Counties

Schools offering training in health science A number of schools in Los Angeles and Orange Counties provide training in health science. The comprehensive list below includes overviews of each school’s available programs. For more detailed information, visit the specific school’s website. Los Angeles County Cerritos College 11110 Alondra Boulevard, Norwalk, CA 90650(562) 860-2451www.cerritos.edu Dental Emergency Medical Technician […]

Become Involved

It all begins with knowing your representatives There are many ways to become involved, and it all begins with knowing your representatives. Contacting government representatives, soliciting the right contacts within your organization, joining a HASC committee or contributing to CHPAC are all ways your voice can make a difference. Know Your Representatives It is important […]

Safe Opioid Prescribing in Emergency Departments

Multiple state and national associations are working on this issue and each year brings new resources. The Integrated Healthcare Association (IHA) has made a compendium of resources available here, for various targeted providers and provider organizations. Another valuable resource is the California Opioid Overdose Surveillance Dashboard, which presents regular updates on opioid prescription and overdose trends. The site is a cooperative […]

HospitalCareers Jobs Connection

Today’s specialized nurse workforce shortage is one of the most critical challenges facing health care leaders across the country. To address the issue, HASC now offers members the recruitment platform HospitalCareers.com.   Contact:Lisa MitchellHASC Workforce DevelopmentProgram Manager(213) [email protected] HospitalCareers Connecting community members to hospital jobs HospitalCareers is the health industry’s leading hospital jobs website that connects health care candidates […]

Public Policy Priorities

Our focus for local representation and advocacy Our public policy priorities are driven by our mission—to lead, represent and serve hospitals, and work collaboratively with other stakeholders to enhance community health. We scan the current environment for issues critical to our members and advocate in a way that best represents your needs. HASC’s current public […]

Podcasts and Webinars

A list of podcast and webinars that focus on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the workplace. Racial Inequality: Why It’s Health Care’s Business to Find a Cure  An Adventist Health WebinarLink to video Advancing Health A podcast from the American Hospital Association on exploring opportunities for hospital-led race conversations and changes.Link to podcast Diversity Dialogue Webinar Series One of […]

Endorsed Partner Podcast Series Launches With GreenRock Capital

This week, HASC welcomes its newest Endorsed Business Partner, GreenRock Healthcare Capital, and launches a new mini podcast series. Profiling our partners, the series debuts with a focus on GreenRock. Click here to listen. Bay Area–based GreenRock is a perfect partner to launch the series, with an innovative financing method for health care facilities. In this Q&A, GreenRock principals Joe Euphrat and Mitch […]

Survey: COVID-19 Is Impacting Physician Practices

Eight percent of U.S. physicians have closed their practices as a result of COVID-19, totaling approximately 16,000 practices, according to a new survey by HASC Endorsed Business Partner Merritt Hawkins.   The national Survey of America’s Physicians is conducted on behalf of The Physicians Foundation, a nonprofit seeking to advance the work of practicing physicians and help them deliver […]