Pamela Baer has made a name for her community and philanthropic work. She has directly contributed to several charitable causes over the years. Pamela Baer is passionate about revolutionizing the healthcare system and, more so, the mental and behavioral health sector.
Pam Baer is a director at the San Francisco General Hospital. She uses her platform to champion events, campaigns, and strategic work that could provide finances to help vulnerable communities.
The coronavirus pandemic has brought some pertinent mental health issues to the limelight. Philanthropists and international organizations worldwide realized there is a need to support mental health more. Zuckerberg San Francisco Hospital is at the forefront of supporting public health amid the current crisis.
The ZSFG, led by Pam Baer, focuses on supporting the homeless, alleviating poverty, solving insurance challenges, and helping immigrants and people of color access quality healthcare. Since the emergence of the current pandemic, the foundation has focused on determining how an individual’s socio-economic situation can directly impact their health and wellness.
The ZSFG foundation believes in quality healthcare for all citizens irrespective of their origin, color, and social class.
1n 2018, Pam Baer helped to incept an organization named Transform Mental & Behavioral Health Fund. The organization seeks to support mental health programs. Since its inception, the organization has helped raise more than $ 5 million for mental health initiatives. According to Pamela Baer, the organization’s inspiration is to help destigmatize mental health issues and provide quality accessible healthcare. Up to date, the foundation has funded several initiatives such as Telecare Health and Acute Care Team in efforts to make health care accessible amid the covid-19 pandemic.
Amazingly, ZSFG prides itself as the only facility that offers 24/7 psychiatric emergence services in the San Francisco area. The facility attends to an average of 8,000 patients a year. Most patients experience marginal housing, homelessness and many of them suffer from substance abuse. Go here for additional information.
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