CPCA Announces New Care Transformation Team and Grows More Leaders with Phase Two of Organizational Restructure!

In March of this year, CPCA announced a significant restructure of our organization that created new leadership opportunities for several CPCA leaders. In July, we announced a second phase of this restructure with the following promotions and changes for another group of leaders.


CPCA Welcomes 2019 Summer Intern Cohort!

This year, the Summer Intern Cohort was comprised of four exceptional health professions and communications students from across the state, and staff were once again offered an opportunity to provide real life work experience to students eager to learn more about community health centers. Through the intern program, CPCA works to increase the diversity of public health and health care leaders working within health professions, as well as to expand the potential leadership pipeline for the Association.



CPCA Partners with
California Complete Count
Census 2020 

Every 10 years, as required by the Constitution, the U.S. government undertakes a systematic effort to count the population –
culminating in a snapshot of the nation, states, and communities across the country.


CPCA Responds to the Public Charge Rule

Up-to-Date Immigration Resources and Trainings

The anti-immigrant policies put in place by the federal administration have created an increased atmosphere of fear in our immigrant communities. This fear is referred to as the ‘chilling effect’ and it has discouraged many immigrants and their family members from enrolling into lifesaving services, such as Medi-Cal, out of fear that their immigration status, or that of a family member, will be affected.


Workforce Update: “Grow Your Own” Healthcare Leaders

CPCA continues to be dedicated to working with community health centers (CHCs) and external partners to “grow our own” workforce and train the next generation of healthcare leaders. This summer, we brought forward critical training opportunities and important policy discussions to highlight and enhance the role CHCs play as leaders in this space.


2019 Region IX Clinical Excellence Conference Recap!

On June 23-25, CPCA and the Western Clinicians Network (WCN) hosted the 2019 Region IX Clinical Excellence Conference at the beautiful Newport Beach Marriot Hotel & Spa. We had a great turnout and saw over 200 participants at this year’s conference! Our attendees this year included Clinicians, Chief Medical Officers, Medical Directors, Dental Directors, Executive Directors, State and Regional Primary Care partners, and Board Members from Arizona, California, Nevada, and Hawai’i. Here is a look back at some of the great content attendees experienced.


Celebrating 25+ Years:

Don’t Miss CPCA’s 2019 Annual Conference!

Join us on October 17th and 18th at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina for CPCA’s 2019 Annual Conference! This year CPCA is celebrating not only 25 years of statewide leadership, but also the tremendous work of California’s community health centers. This year’s conference program will honor the integral role health centers play in the health care system –with their exceptional ability for making an IMPACT, advocating for ACCESS, becoming leaders in INNOVATION, and adding VALUE in the communities they serve.