Healthcare and Prevention

Addressing Access to Clinical and Preventive Services in Long Beach, California through Campus-Community Partnerships. A total of 42 participants engaged in one hour of guided discussion across five table groups regarding Clinical and Preventive Services. Table moderators took notes on key discussion points and these were electronically transcribed and analyzed to find common themes and/or innovative ideas. About half of attendees (n=19) were community leaders representing a variety of health organizations, a few of which included Kaiser Permanente, Long Beach Memorial, the Children’s Clinic, and other nonprofit organizations such as U.S. Vets, LGBTQ Center Long Beach, Century Villages at Cabrillo, and American Gold Star Manor.

Additionally, staff from the City of Long Beach also attended to provide input. CHHS faculty members came from disciplines including physical therapy, nursing, kinesiology, speech and language pathology, nutrition, recreation and leisure studies, and social work.