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Advance Directives

Download Your State's Advance Directives (CaringInfo)
Easy to Read Advance Directive for California. English and Multiple Other Languages (Institute for Healthcare Advancement)
Advance Directives (MedlinePlus)

Choosing a Doctor

Choosing a Doctor or Health Care Service (MedlinePlus)
American Medical Association Doctor Finder
American Board of Medical Specialists
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Medicare Physician Compare
Directories of Specialized Hospitals and Clinics and Other Healthcare Facilities (MedlinePlus)

California Physician Information

Physician License Lookup (Medical Board of California)
Complaint Information (Medical Board of California)

Health Care Plans
Managed Care (MedlinePlus)
     Español     Planes de administración de seguros de salud

Low Cost and Free Health Services

Low or No-Income Options and The Uninsured (California, Dept. of Managed Health Care)
Find a Health Center (U.S. Dept of Health and Human Services)
Shriners Hospitals for Children
Rekha's List (Guide to Free or Sliding Scale Medical Services)
San Francisco Bay Area
Arbor Free Clinic (Stanford School of Medicine)[Menlo Park]
RotaCare Bay Area,Inc.
Berkeley Free Clinic
Haight Ashbury Free Clinics
MayView Community Health Center [Palo Alto & Mountain View]
Pacific Free Clinic [East San Jose]
Ravenswood Family Health Center [East Palo Alto]
San Francisco Free Clinic
Teen Health Van (Lucile Packard Children's Hospital) [San Francisco Bay Area]
Women's Community Clinic [San Francisco]

Deaf / Hard-of-Hearing Services
Let Them Hear Foundation
Deaf and Disabled Telecommunications Program (CTAP/DDTP) ( California Public Utilities Commission)

Dental Care
Finding Low-Cost Dental Care (NIDCR)
Low-Cost Dental Services (California Dental Association)
Patient Information (UCSF School of Dentistry)
Dental Services (University of the Pacific School of Dentistry)
Dental Clinics (University of the Pacific School of Dentistry)

Vision Care
Sight for Students (Vision Service Plan)
EyeCare America (American Academy of Ophthalmology)

Housing Assistance
National Association of Hospital Hospitality Houses
Ronald McDonald House Charities

Consumer Protection

Patient Rights (MedlinePlus)
     Español     Derechos del paciente
Health Fraud (MedlinePlus)
     Español     Fraude en los servicios de salud

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