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Healthy San Francisco Expands Care

The city's 4-year-old safety net initiative survived a legal challenge to become an urban test bed for improving care coordination under health reform. Healthy San Francisco, managed by the San Francisco Department of Public Health, is a program designed to make health care services accessible and affordable to uninsured San Francisco residents.

Emergency Preparedness 101: CDC Advises on Zombie Apocalypse… and Other Emergencies

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) decided to spice up its tired old advice on preparing for hurricanes and other disasters with a “Zombie Apocalypse Preparedness Guide.” A blog post by Assistant Surgeon General Ali Khan instructs readers to stock up on food and water, not to mention first aid supplies.