Welcome to Los Medanos Community Healthcare District

LMCHD promotes health, education and wellness within the district's communities, as well as identifying and pursuing all opportunities to benefit the residents within those communities.

The public is invited and encouraged to seek opportunites provided by LMCHD while also supporting the community along with us through our partners, at our events, and in our public meetings.

We're located at:
2311 Loveridge Road, Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 432-2200 • Fax (925) 427-1669

LMCHD Impact Project Public Service Announcement

Join the movement to Stop Diabetes.  Watch our PSA and learn how you and your family can stay healthy.

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LMCHD 2015 Summer Interns Get Hands-On Experience in the Real World and Wins Outreach and Advocacy Award

LMCHD 2015 Summer Interns Get Hands-On Experience in the Real World and Wins Outreach and Advocacy Award
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Seven transitioning foster care young adults were given a rare opportunity to put their education to work in the real world by developing a diabetes awareness campaign. The group, Healthy Youth Council, created the ‘Impact Project: Impacting Our Community to Stop Diabetes.’ Their efforts gain statewide attention and won the California Special Districts Association coveted Outreach and Advocacy Award for 2015. (Click below to view article).

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Covered California™

• Get the best plan for your medical needs and budget!
• Find out if you qualify for low-cost or no-cost coverage!
• Get covered OR pay a PENALTY. It is the law!
• Open Enrollment DEADLINE: January 31, 2016!

Enroll in Covered California™
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Enrollment HELP January 30th 10 am – 2 pm Pittsburg Boys Club 1001 Stoneman Ave, Pittsburg 94565

What to bring: IDENTIFICATION: Photo ID, driver’s license or US Passport! CALIFORNIA ADDRESS: Any piece of postmarked mail sent to you! INCOME: 2014 tax return, the last 30 days of pay stubs! SSN and DOB for each family member in the household! CITIZENSHIP/ IMMIGRATION STATUS: Birth certificate, permanent resident card, certificate of naturalization. Not needed for Contra Costa CARES. Spanish-speaking enrollers on site.
For event information, call (925) 212-3239
Sponsors: Pittsburg Boys Club Inc., Contra Costa ACA Team, Obamacare Network Special thanks to the local pastors and congregations of Pittsburg, Antioch, and Brentwood

ACHD Legislative Day 2015

Insights from ACHD's 2015 Legislative Day Attendees.

The Heritage Project
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Insights from ACHD's 2015 Legislative Day Attendees.

LMCHD 7th Annual Community Reception

Join us on May 27, 2015 at 5pm for an evening dedicated to Community Health & Wellness.

Los Medanos Community Healthcare District presents the 7th Annual Community Reception
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You are invited to a networking event focused on Community Health and Wellness. Join us for an evening dedicated to celebrating community diversity while networking with elected officials, community organizations, and residents.

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015, 5:00pm to 7:00pm
On the roof top at LMCHD / Pittsburg Health Center
Located at 2311 Loveridge Road, Pittsgurg, CA 94565
Download PDF flyer below

May is Healthcare District Month

Learn about Special Healthcare Districts, click the button below.

May is Healthcare District Month
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Download the guide, "What's So Special About Special Disticts?"
A Citizen’s Guide to Special Districts in California

California State Assembly declares May 2015 Healthcare District Month

California State Assembly declares May 2015 Healthcare District Month
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ACHD’s Board Member and Los Medanos Community Healthcare District CEO, Bobbi Palmer; ACHD Chief Executive Officer, David McGee; ACHD Executive Director, Ken Cohen; and ACHD’s Advocacy Team were in attendance when CA State Assembly voted to adopt ACR 69 (Chavez) on Thursday, May 28, 2015, declaring May 2015 as Healthcare District Month. ACR 69 recognizes the essential role Healthcare Districts play in the communities they serve throughout California.

LMCHD Job Announcements

LMCHD has the following
job opportunities:
Garden Monitor
Minutes Clerk

LMCHD Job Announcements
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LMCHD is currently seeking a 'Garden Monitor'

LMCHD is currently seeking a 'Minutes Clerk'

Be on the look-out for scams impersonating our hiring manager

 

Beware Scam
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NOTICE: It has come to our attention that individuals outside of our healthcare district are impersonating our hiring manager. They are conducting online interviews and asking applicants to send money or set up a payroll direct deposit. This is not how we conduct our hiring process. Don’t become a victim of this scam! Discontinue any online interview if you are asked to send or share personal or financial information.

To view the scam warning, Click the link below to download the PDF.

“Community Hero” SVdP Receives $25,000 for Free Clinic from LMCHD

PITTSBURG — St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County (SVdP) announced today its receipt of $25,000 in allocation funding for...

“Community Hero” SVdP Receives $25,000 for Free Clinic from LMCHD
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St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County (SVdP) announced today its receipt of $25,000 in allocation funding for the RotaCare Pittsburg Free Clinic at St. Vincent de Paul from LMCHD. LMCHD recently named the RotaCare Pittsburg Free Clinic at St. Vincent de Paul a “Community Hero” for its work supporting low income people in East Contra Costa County.

To learn more about this Press Release, Click the link below to download the PDF.

LMCHD Board of Directors Reorganization

Press Release: LMCHD Board reorganized for 2015.

LMCHD Board of Directors Reorganization
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Press Release: LMCHD Board reorganized for 2015.

To learn more about this Press Release, Click the link below to download the PDF.

Diabetes Prevention Program

John Muir Health and the YMCA partner a new Diabetes Prevention Program. The program teaches lifestyle changes that improve eating and increase exercise behaviors.

Diabetes Prevention Program
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John Muir Health and the YMCA partner a new Diabetes Prevention Program. The program teaches lifestyle changes that improve eating and increase exercise behaviors. Registration is open and classes begin March 4, 2015. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact me directly. Complete by: Feb 2, 2015 @ 9 AM

To learn more about the YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program, Click the link below to download the PDF.

REadingADvantage (READ) opened new children’s library

READ’s Take One-Read One-Keep One project provides children with free books and…

REadingADvantage (READ) opened new children’s library
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READ’s Take One-Read One-Keep One project provides children with free books and the creation of two children’s library in public housing community rooms at El Pueblo and DeAnza Gardens in Bay Point.

To learn more, click the link below to download the PDF.

Come Garden with US!

LMCHD’s Community Garden has plots available. Learn, grow, and share by starting a garden today.

LMCHD Community Garden
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The LMCHD community garden is designed for the gardening activities of the residents of Pittsburg and Bay Point. The community garden consists of 39 ground plots, 18 raised beds, and 23 circle plots. The Community Garden brings together people of all ages and backgrounds to share in the experience of organic gardening and building a sense of community.

The garden hosts summer workshops, cooking demonstrations, tours, and other events which educate and promote the benefits of community gardening and organic growing practices.

2014-2015 Health and Wellness Grant Recipients

LMCHD awarded $128,000 to 14 organizations for its Health and Wellness Grant Program.

2014 Health & Wellness Grant Program Recipients
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The Los Medanos Community Healthcare District (LMCHD) has continued to operate its annual Health Services Grants Program to benefit the health and well-being of residents within its boundaries.

Click the link below to download the 2014 awardees PDF.

LMCHD Hosts "Experience the Diversity" of CA's Healthcare Districts Tour.

LMCHD Hosts "Experience the Diversity" of CA's Healthcare Districts Tour.
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LMCHD hosted California legislators for their "Experience the Diversity" tour. In attendance were California legislative staff, community organizations, and community members. The interactive tour highlighted critical services that LMCHD provides to the diverse community in Pittsburg and Bay Point. Participants joined in a walking tour which included LMCHD's awarding winning Community Organic Garden, St. Vincent de Paul, and Loaves and Fishes. At LMCHD, participants interacted with community organizations that received grant funding from LMCHD. Dr. Monique Sims from A More Excellent Way's Breast Feeding/Baby Shower Program, and Dr. ReJois Frazier-Myers with Pittsburg Unified School District's Eye Glass Program each expressed how LMCHD funding is positively impacting the community which it serves.

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AWARDS PRESENTED TO LMCHD

CSDA 2015 Exceptional Public Outreach and Advocacy Award awarded to LMCHD Internship Program—Impact Project on September 23, 2015.

CSDA 2014 Innovative Program of the Year Small District Award "Summer Intern Program"

Contra Costa Board of Supervisors-- Federal Glover Certificate of Recognition LMCHD Community Garden 2014 Contra Costa Leadership Sustainability Award

California State Senate Mark DeSaulnier Certificate of Recognition "LMCHD Community Garden" Leadership in Sustainability Award Finalist

California State Assembly --Susan Bonilla Certificate of Recognition 2014 Contra Costa Leadership in Sustainability Award Finalist

 

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