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Welcome to Code WACK!

featuring host Brenda Gazzar

 

Shining a light on America's callous healthcare system

and what we can do about it.

 

Now streaming on Nurse Talk Media and Progressive Voices!

 

Powered by HEAL California

 

Aug 25, 2020

What special challenges do people without permanent housing face with coronavirus? And what programs have served to protect them during the pandemic?  How has the expansion of Medi-Cal under the Affordable Care Act impacted healthcare access for women experiencing homelessness?  Amy Turk, a social worker and chief executive officer of the Downtown Women’s Center, and host Brenda Gazzar discuss the various public policies that have positively affected the lives of Angelenos living on the streets.