California Department of Health Care Access and Information

Welcome to HCAI, formerly the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development. HCAI is committed to expanding equitable access to health care for all Californians—ensuring every community has the health workforce they need, safe and reliable health care facilities, and health information that can help make care more effective and affordable.

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Recent News

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February 2, 2023 HCAI Awards $61 million in Financial Aid to Health Students and Professionals  

The awards support behavioral health students and professionals in advanced practice, nursing, behavioral health, and allied health professions. 

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February 1, 2023 HCAI awards $59.4 Million in Social Work Education Capacity Expansion Grants 

The grant funding will add 860 more social work student slots in California.  

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January 31, 2023 HCAI awards $49.6 Million in Grants to Support Primary Care Residency Programs 

Grants will support 17 new and expanded programs and create 87 new residency positions across California.

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