The Rockingham County Healthcare Alliance

The Rockingham County Healthcare Alliance is composed of stakeholders – both within and outside healthcare – who are committed to improving overall health, education, and economic standing of community residents.   The Alliance works to facilitate and provide a basis for developing and maintaining collaboration among healthcare providers, hospitals, nonprofit organizations,  governments, and the community of Rockingham County.

Mission:

The mission of the Rockingham County Healthcare Alliance is to improve the health and well-being of the medically underserved of Rockingham County, with a focus on enhancing the healthcare delivery system for low-income, under-insured and uninsured residents.

Vision:

Through collaborative efforts, the health status of residents of Rockingham County, North Carolina will be improved.

2014 Board of Directors:

Dr. James Baker, retired dentist

Tim Clontz, Cone Health

Cathy DeMason, Student Health Centers

David French, Strategic Healthcare Consultants

Dr. Nimish Gosrani, hospitalist

Tom Harding, former Dean of Health Sciences, RCC

Stokes Ann Hunt, Annie Penn Hospital

Tamara Hunt, Morehead Memorial Hospital

Tamisha Keith, Free Clinic of Rockingham County

Dr. Art Kelley, Partnership 4 Community Care

Rebecca Knight, former Director of G-AHEC

Glenn Martin, Rockingham County Division of Public Health

Patricia Settle, Congregrational Nurses

Carmesia Straite, Clara F Gunn Community Health Center

Tara Tucker, CenterPoint Human Services

Ex-officio

Amber Berger, Reidsville Area Foundation

Jennifer Nixon, Rockingham County Healthcare Alliance

2014 meeting dates

The RCHA Board of Directors meets the second Tuesday of every month at 9 am.   Meeting dates for 2014 are as follows: April 8, May 13, June 10, July 8, August 12, September 9, October 14, Novmember 11, December 9.  Meetings will be held at the RAF building in downtown Reidsville.

The annual Healthcare Alliance Partner meeting date has not yet been set.   This meeting date will be posted and announced by July 2014.