Welcome to CCUIH's new website! We hope that our new features will be a useful resource for our member clinics and others interested in Urban Indian Health in California. It remains a work in progress, so be sure to follow us on Twitter and Facebook to receive notifications about updates.
American Indians have special protections and provisions under Covered California, California's new health insurance marketplace. Visit CCUIH's Covered California page to learn more about unique American Indian protections and provisions under Covered California.
Check out CCUIH's "Our Community" page to learn more about Urban Indians in California, Urban Indian health care, and the populations that our member clinics serve.
This page features information about Native Communities of Care and provides access to the Native Communities of Care Toolkit. This program is funded by counties through the voter-approved Mental Health Services Act (Prop. 63). It is one of several Prevention and Early Intervention Initiatives implemented by the California Mental Health Services Authority (CalMHSA), an organization of California counties […]
The California Consortium for Urban Indian Health is seeking a Policy and Legislation Intern and a Research Assistant Intern. Applications are due by October 15, but we will begin reviewing applications as is the come in. See below to learn more about the internships: Policy and Legislation Intern Reports to: Community Programs Manager Location: San Francisco […]
American Indian Health & Services’ Medical Director, Hollanda Leon, MD, has been featured in UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine’s U Magazine. You can read the article at U Magazine’s website or here: In Her Own Words: Hollanda Leon, MD ’99 Hollanda Leon, MD ’99, is a board-certified family-practice physician and the medical director at […]
The California Consortium for Urban Indian Health provides planning resources, training and technical assistance to consortia members to support ongoing Emergency Preparedness Planning. CCUIH has developed a Guide to Emergency Preparedness Organizations to assist with these efforts. This guide identifies emergency/disaster preparedness and response organizations that are relevant to CCUIH’s member Urban Indian Health Organizations, including national, […]
The Indian Health of Santa Clara Valley, a member of the California Consortium for Urban Indian Health (CCUIH), has hired a new Chief Executive Officer, Sonya Tetnowski. “We are very happy that Sonya is coming on board because she understands the diverse culture in San Jose and Santa Clara County, and is committed to building […]
One of the California Consortium for Urban Indian Health’s members, American Indian Health & Services (AIHS) was awarded the “United for Health Partner of the Year” by the United Way of Santa Barbara County, during its 91st Annual Awards Celebration on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. This annual event recognizes local organizations and individuals for contributing to the […]
Dr. Jennifer Hone, an endocrinologist at CCUIH’s member clinic, American Indian Health & Services , has started Walk With a Doc in Santa Barbara, in an effort to prevent diabetes, heart disease, and other other health problems. Dr. Hone facilitates a one-mile Walk With a Doc Thursdays at Shoreline Park in Santa Barbara, during which participants […]
CCUIH encourages our members clinics’ staff to attend the California Continuing Medical Education Best Practices & GPRA Measures Conference, scheduled for May 19-21. There will be sessions on cultural awareness and trauma-informed care, the patient centered medical home, osteoporosis, clinical documentation improvement, injury prevention, meaningful use, polypharmacy, polycystic ovarian syndrome, and much more. CCUIH staff and […]