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Monday Rx | August 12, 2019 | Physicians Ending Opioid Abuse, Docs4LA and LA Public Health Partner for Vision Zero, Ending Senseless Gun Violence and AB 1404

Monday Rx | August 12, 2019 | Physicians Ending Opioid Abuse, Docs4LA and LA Public Health Partner for Vision Zero, Ending Senseless Gun Violence and AB 1404

August 11, 2019
How Physicians Can End Opioid Abuses Opioid overdoses continue to be a leading cause of injury and death in the ...
Monday Rx | July 22, 2019 | Docs4LA - Healthcare, Homelessness, and Historic MLK Jr. Community Hospital Partnership.

Monday Rx | July 22, 2019 | Docs4LA - Healthcare, Homelessness, and Historic MLK Jr. Community Hospital Partnership.

July 21, 2019
Healthcare and Homelessness in California Plenty to share in spite of the season. Dr. Sion Roy, LACMA’s new president, hit ...
LA County Public Health Officials Work to Improve Sanitation and Living Conditions for Persons Experiencing Homelessness

LA County Public Health Officials Work to Improve Sanitation and Living Conditions for Persons Experiencing Homelessness

June 14, 2019
In response to recent health concerns around a skid row encampment, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public ...
Measles Exposure Advisory: Case of Confirmed Measles Traveled through LAX

Measles Exposure Advisory: Case of Confirmed Measles Traveled through LAX

June 12, 2019
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) is assessing a non-resident measles case that traveled through ...
Safe Med LA Recommendations for Safe Opioid Prescribing

Safe Med LA Recommendations for Safe Opioid Prescribing

May 15, 2019
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Public Health Investigates Additional Measles Case

Public Health Investigates Additional Measles Case

May 3, 2019
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) is investigating an additional confirmed case of measles in ...
LAC DPH Health Information:  Telebriefing for Healthcare Community on the Measles Outbreak Response

LAC DPH Health Information: Telebriefing for Healthcare Community on the Measles Outbreak Response

April 29, 2019
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (LAC DPH) will host a telebriefing to provide the healthcare community ...
Public Health Collaborates with UCLA and Cal State LA to Prevent Spread of Measles

Public Health Collaborates with UCLA and Cal State LA to Prevent Spread of Measles

April 25, 2019
Los Angeles County Department of Public Health is working closely with health officials at University of California Los Angeles ...
Public Health Issues Measles Warning for Spring Break Travel Season

Public Health Issues Measles Warning for Spring Break Travel Season

April 18, 2019
With measles outbreaks occurring nationally and internationally and the increase in travel during the spring break season, the Los ...