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Kaiser Permanente announced its latest strategies to address housing security and homelessness, including an investment in an Oakland apartment complex to keep the current occupants housed and the rents below market rate.
Initiatives include preserving affordable housing in the Bay Area, anchoring a $100 million loan fund to protect affordable housing across Kaiser Permanente’s footprint and an effort to house 500+ homeless in Oakland.
2018 was a big year for health care organizations launching initiatives that involve the social determinants of health. Kaiser Permanente launched a $200 million initiative to improve access to affordable...