Health and Human Services News Briefs
February 16, 2017
Upcoming Symposium on Child and Family Policy
Learn more about ways to improve the well-being of children and families at the Child Support Directors Association 2017 Children & Families Policy Symposium on March 1 in Sacramento. This all-day event will include a wide range of speakers on the challenges that families face and insights on ways to achieve fiscal stability. Learn more and register for this free symposium here.
California Health Care Foundation’s ACA Repeal Resource Page
A website with resources on the potential federal repeal of the Affordable Care Act has been created by the California Health Care Foundation, including California-specific data resources and analysis of the impact of the Act. It will be updated regularly, so be sure to check back for new information.
Nominations of the Beverlee A. Myers Award for Excellence in Public Health due March 8
The California Department of Public Health is seeking nominations for the 2017 Beverlee A. Myers Award for Excellence in Public Health, which recognizes the contributions of public helath and health care services professionals in improving the health status of Californians. The deadline for submissions is March 8.