Celebrating 2020 Successes with our second school-based health center

Through a partnership with Matilda Torres High School health services, we opened our second School-Based Health Center. Conveniently connected to the school nurse’s office, the state-of-the-art health center provides medical, dental, and behavioral health services to students, administration, and families in the community before, during, and after the school day. Our goal is to keep…

Promotores de Salud and UC Merced continue partnership to help fight Asthma in the San Joaquin Valley

We are happy to announce that the Camarena Health Promotores de Salud is continuing to partner with UC Merced for a new research project. The project “Promotoras and Community Based Education” addresses asthma issues in the San Joaquin Valley and is supported by a two-year, nearly $500,000 grant from biotechnology giant Genetech Foundation.    As the Promotoras de Salud program consists of dedicated and hardworking healthcare…

Helping Patients Control Their Hypertension

Helping Patients Control Their Hypertension Camarena Health demonstrated a 5.79% improvement in con-trolling patients with hypertension. This was attributed to our well-integrated patient care teams. The teams are comprised of a Medical Provider, Medical Assistant, Health Educator, Registered Dietitian, and Clinical Pharmacist. The team implements home blood pressure monitoring and immediate communication between the team…