South Central Los Angeles has been a international hotspot for COVID-19, and Dr. Perez shares the efforts by community clinics and SCFHC to ensure that Latino and African American frontline workers get the equitable access to testing and vaccines they deserve.
Community Health Centers around the country have led in the efforts to provide equitable access to health services. This is especially true as it pertains to COVID-19. If you would like to learn more about community health centers' efforts in Los Angeles, visit our friends at the Community Clinic Association of LA County and the Southside Coalition of Community Health Centers. To learn about our efforts and impact in California, visit our friends at the California Primary Care Association. Your engagement ensures that everyone who needs access to quality and affordable healthcare can receive it in their own neighborhood.