2 pages, 482 KB Alameda Health Consortium member health centers now serve more than 175,000 people—more than two-thirds of the low-income population in Alameda County. This fact sheet provides a brief overview of the patients community health centers serve, employees, services, and types of health center locations.
16 pages, 1.3 MB
The 8 Alameda Health Consortium member health centers operate over 75 locations in Alameda County. In 2012, the U.S. Census Bureau estimated that over 400,000 people were living below 200% of the federal poverty level in the county. These maps provide information on health center locations and poverty by zip code in county, state, and federal legislative districts in Alameda County.
- BOS District 1 Map – Supervisor Scott Haggerty
- BOS District 2 Map – Supervisor Richard Valle
- BOS District 3 Map – Supervisor Wilma Chan
- BOS District 4 Map – Supervisor Nate Miley
- BOS District 5 Map – Supervisor Keith Carson
- 15th Assembly District – Assemblymember Tony Thurmond
- 16th Assembly District – Assemblymember Catherine Baker
- 18th Assembly District – Assemblymember Rob Bonta
- 20th Assembly District – Assemblymember Bill Quirk
- 25th Assembly District – Assemblymember Kansen Chu
- 7th Senate District – Senator Steve Glazer
- 9th Senate District – Senator Loni Hancock
- 10th Senate District – Senator Bob Wieckowski
- 13th Congressional District – Congresswoman Barbara Lee
- 15th Congressional District – Congressman Eric Swalwell
- 17th Congressional District – Congressman Mike Honda
Increasing Access to Health Care for Low-Income Uninsured Residents of Alameda County, California, Baseline Assessment 2007
84 pages, 6.4 MB Where do people in Alameda County go when they are uninsured and need free and low-cost health care? What is the capacity of Alameda County’s safety net to serve uninsured residents? This report provides an overview of the network of community health centers and other safety net providers in Alameda County, the number of people served, and other important planning information about health care services for low-income people.
16 pages, 945 KB In 2007, the Alameda Health Consortium worked with the Alameda County Board of Supervisors to organize a series of public forums on health access. This report summarizes the results of the forums, still relevant today.
2004, 8 pages, 1.6 MB Imagine being hospitalized and unable to understand or communicate with health care providers surrounding you. Inadequate language access policies and procedures in the hospital setting can result in medical errors and poor patient experience during the most acute episodes of a patient’s health care journey. In 2004 the Alameda County Board of Supervisors, Asian Health Services, and the Alameda Health Consortium conducted a survey of hospital language assistance services. This report shares best practices for hospitals that want to ensure that all patients receive accessible care.
Power of Community in Health: A Showcase of Community Health Center Advances, Conference Proceedings
2004, 94 pages, 1.6 MB Over the past 40 years, community health centers have grown from small, volunteer efforts to established health care provider organizations responsible for serving thousands of patients. This report contains proceedings and interviews from the 2004 Power of Community in Health conference, which featured perspectives from local and nationally-recognized health care leaders.