About

About Us

The Community Health Association Inland Southern Region is a champion for community-based health centers and clinics located throughout Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. We provide services to support our diverse membership in providing access to care and quality health services for safety net communities. The Community Health Association Inland Southern Region was founded in 2009, incorporated in 2010, and designated a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization in 2011. The non-profit association supports community health centers and clinics serving the safety net in the Inland Southern Region. The Association provides advocacy, public policy promotion and education, as well as resources and networking opportunities for 20 organizations in the membership which represent 103 community-based primary care health centers and clinics throughout Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. In 2018, member health centers and clinics reported 921,000 annual patient visits, serving 287,000 unduplicated patients across the Inland Southern Region.



Mission

We exist to support our membership and community partners to ensure accessible, high-quality, and cost-effective health services.

Vision

We envision health care access for all and efficient use of health services and resources in the Inland Southern Region.


Team Members


Analissa Cruz, BS

Program Coordinator


Janet Gonzalez, BS

Program Coordinator


Jacqueline Perez, BS

Program Coordinator

Deanna Stover, PhD, RN

President & Chief Executive Officer


Sendy Sanchez, MPH

Director of Policy & Projects


Jodie Wingo, MHA

Chief Operating Officer