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The Health Policy Connection strives to facilitate lively discussions about health policy. We hope to feature the expertise of our colleagues both internal and external to Loma Linda University Health. We encourage your active participation.

Please note that the views and opinions expressed in the following articles are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent those of Loma Linda University Health or the Institute for Health Policy and Leadership.

Affordable Care Act, Assembly Bill, Behavioral Health, California, Opioid Epidemic, Oral Health, Senate Bill

New California Health Legislation Update

A summary of notable new health legislation going into effect in 2018.

Food insecurity, Public Health, SNAP, WIC, nutrition, social determinants of health

Hunger is a Health Issue

Food insecurity in American households is currently one of the most pressing, yet inconspicuous, public health issues.