Public Policy/Community Advisory Committee

Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

Public Policy/Community Advisory Committee Members

  • Interim Chair: Dr. Adolphe Edward, El Centro Regional Medical Center
  • Vice-Chair: Frank Salazar, Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District
  • Cathy Kennerson, El Centro Regional Medical Center
  • Maria Peinado, Imperial County Public Health Department
  • Maria Hill, Representative of Medi-Cal beneficiaries
  • Veronica Rodriguez, Department of Social Services  

Committee Responsibilities  

The Public Policy/Community Advisory Committee provides a mechanism for structured input from the Local Initiative Health Plan members regarding how the Health Plan’s operations impact the delivery of their care. The role of this committee is to implement and maintain community linkages. Activities of this committee may include: developing a culturally appropriate service or program design; setting priorities for health education and outreach programs; implementing member satisfaction surveys and developing marketing materials and campaigns; developing a community resource guide; and periodically reviewing the Local Health Initiative Health Plan grievance processes.

Regular Meeting

  • Date: Second Monday of the month
  • Time: 4:00-5:00 PM
  • Location: Imperial County Public Health Department, Training Center
  • Meeting Agenda & Minutes

Taking Action

The Public Policy/Community Advisory Committee has created this Legislative Platform to improve the LHA's ability to achieve it's strategic plan and provide a platform to showcase policies the LHA actively seeks to support. Click on the link below to download the Legislative Platform and delve into some of the key issues that are essential for the well being of our community.

Legislative Platform

Free viewers are required for some of the attached documents.
They can be downloaded by clicking on the icons below.

Acrobat Reader Download Acrobat Reader Flash Player Download Flash Player Windows Media Player Download Windows Media Player Microsoft Silverlight Download Microsoft Silverlight Word Viewer Download Word Viewer Excel Viewer Download Excel Viewer PowerPoint Viewer Download PowerPoint Viewer