AltaMed Foundation connects people and organizations who want to make substantial change in our community with an organization that has been fighting for a stronger community since 1969. We are on this mission together.
AltaMed Foundation Has Been Working To Eliminate Disparities In Health Care And Outcomes In Southern California Since 1969
96 Cents Of Every Dollar Donated Goes Directly To Patient Services
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“After my breast cancer diagnosis, my main concern was that I didn’t have insurance. My AltaMed Care Coordinator helped me enroll in insurance to my surgeries, treatment and follow-up care would all be covered while I successfully fought breast cancer.”
– Sonia, Breast Cancer Patient and Survivor –
1 in 8 US women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. If detected early, the survival rate is as high as 98%, compared to 27% if detected at a later stage.