Improving the quality of life and advocating for all Californians with bleeding disorders
Our Mission: To improve access to care and treatment options in order to advance the quality of life for people with bleeding disorders through advocacy, education, and outreach in collaboration with its founding member organizations
Our Vision: Open access to quality innovative care and choice of treatment for all people with bleeding disorders.
Health Care Access Forum
February 17, 2022
HCC ‘s first quarterly Health Care Access Forum of 2022 is virtual on February 17th. At our upcoming Health Care Access Forum, DHCS staff and other guests will attend to provide updates, help solve patient access issues and improve collaboration with stakeholders. Registration is now open!
Health Policy Summit
February 17, 2022
HCC ‘s first biannual Health Policy Summit of 2022 is virtual on February 17th. At our upcoming Health Policy Summit, attendees will collaborate with HCC to develop strategies and action plans to ensure continued access to quality, patient-centered health care in California. HCC utilizes a wide network of stakeholders to craft a strategic approach that best represents bleeding disorder patients while advancing access to care, including those underserved. Registration is now open!
Val was an inspiring leader, advocate, friend. I met Val over 30 years ago. Shortly after I joined the hemophilia community to help direct the federal HRSA HTC Comprehensive Care and CDC HIV Risk Reduction grants for Region IX. Val and his first wife Katie were late...
Remembering Val In June 1989, I was a newly hired, unseasoned social worker/health educator at the Hemophilia Council of California, (Oakland office). I knew very little about hemophilia and even less about the bleeding disorders community. Someone suggested that I...
Val Bias was a shining light in the hemophilia and bleeding disorders community. We at the Hemophilia Council of California are saddened by his sudden passing on December 30, 2021 in Buffalo, New York. As a child, Val was diagnosed with severe hemophilia B in New...