330 Committee

Chair, Sherry Hirota, CEO, Asian Health Services

Staff, Andie Patterson

  • Issues affecting FQHC reimbursement and scope of service changes
  • Benefits of the FQHC program (FTCA)
  • BPHC Initiatives and Updates
  • PPS Payment Reform/Wrap Cap pilots
  • 330 Funding Issues
  • 330 and FQHC Federal Advocacy
  • NACHC Relations, Development and Updates

AG Worker Health

Chair, Christine Noguera, CEO, Community Medical Centers

Staff, Aracely Navarro

  • Migrant health center funding
  • General migrant/farmworker health issues, policy, and legislation
  • Immigrant health policy

Audit       (Members to be appointed)

Chair, Kevin Mattson, President & CEOSan Ysidro Health Center, Inc.

Staff, Sandy Birkman

  • Recommend to the Board of Directors the retention and termination of the independent auditor
  • May negotiate the compensation of the auditor on behalf of the Board
  • Confer with the auditor to satisfy the committee members that the financial affairs of the organization are in order
  • Review and determine whether to accept the audit
  • Approve performance of any non-audit services by the auditing firm


Chair, Anitha Mullangi, Chief Medical Officer, Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center

Co-Chair, Rochelle Hayes-Neutra, Board Member, Women's Community Clinic

Staff, Mike Witte

  • Advisory capacity on clinical matters in policy and program work
  • Develop infrastructure to share QI tools, expertise and findings
  • Clinical leadership development


Chair, Kerry Hydash, CEO, Family Health Care Network

Staff, Sandy Birkman

  • CPCA budget development and oversight


Chair, Deb Farmer, CEO, Westside Health Center

Staff, Sandy Birkman

  • Bylaws review/membership policy development
  • Board and officers elections
  • Membership applications review and recommendations
  • Board education/Member satisfaction assessments
  • Review Corporate Compliance activities of the organization

Government Programs                   

Chair, David Vliet, CEO, Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center

Staff, Beth Malinowski

  • Medi-Cal policy and reforms
  • Managed care and contracting
  • Oral health
  • Mental health
  • Outreach, enrollment and eligibility
  • Provider enrollment and billing
  • Provider Rates
  • Clinic, pharmacy, and clinic lab licensing
  • 340b
  • PCHH implementation
  • Reproductive health
  • Remaining uninsured
  • County indigent programs


Chair, Louise McCarthy, President and CEO, Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County

Staff, Sean South

  • Bill review and prioritization
  • Legislative Agenda
  • Priority Administrative Issues
  • Federal Advocacy
  • Ballot Initiatives
  • Advocacy on health care budget
  • Initiatives, i.e. proposed Medi-Cal reductions

Rural Health

Chair, Paula Cohen, Executive Director, Alliance for Rural Community Health (ARCH)

Staff, Meaghan McCamman

  • Rural managed care
  • County Medical Services Program
  • General rural health and rural community issues, policy and legislation

SQIC (Statewide Quality Improvement Committee) 

Chair, Elena Alcala Guzman, Director of Quality Improvement, Community Health Partnership

Staff, Meghan Nousaine

  • Map out and guide a state-wide quality improvement (QI) vision
  • Provide the infrastructure that is needed for a state-wide QI framework
  • Create a state-wide work plan 

Ventures Finance (Board members only)

Chair, Kerry Hydash, CEO, Family Health Care Network

Staff, Sandy Birkman

  • Loan program oversight
  • CPCA Ventures budget development and oversight

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