Do young "invincibles" need health insurance?

Mar 6, 2014

From our partners at Youth Radio.

Insurance Fraud Crimes.

May 29, 2013

Insurance Fraud Crimes.

Guests:  San Mateo County participants: Deputy District Attorney Sharon Henry, Deputy In Charge of the Insurance Fraud Unit, and Inspector Sam Gee; Captain Kathleen Harris, California Dept. of Insurance; and Criminal Defense Attorney Chuck Smith.

Clinic goes mobile to reach underserved youth

Mar 18, 2013

What’s the quickest way to a child’s heart? How about a Harry Potter movie? The staff at the Bay Area’s Teen Health Van know their patients are no exception.

Katie Baker, the van’s newest physician’s assistant, says showing movies makes the patients feel “more comfortable” when waiting for treatment. The mobile clinic’s waiting room is the size of a cubicle. The movie drowns out any sounds coming from nearby exam rooms, helping preserve patient privacy.Patients range in age from 10 to 25 years old. Half are homeless. Most lack health insurance.

Today's Your Call: Are you uninsured or underinsured?

Jan 10, 2012


On today's Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about The Affordable Care Act. What are the new coverage options? In California, the cost of health insurance is rising more rapidly than family incomes. What resources are available for those of us don’t have healthcare or don’t have much coverage?  Join us at 10 or email What resources are available? And what’s in store for the future of healthcare? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.