COLUMBIA BASIN HEALTH ASSOCIATION
CBHA offers culturally specific and comprehensive primary health care services to the communities within its service area, with a special focus on the migrant and seasonal farmworker population. Primary medical, dental, vision and integrated primary mental health services, and services are provided directly, and specialty orthopedics, pediatric and adult cardiology are arranged on-site. CBHA also offers extensive outreach, case management, maternity support services, transportation and other enabling services. CBHA has been recognized in the state and nationally for its excellence in health care delivery, technology and outreach services, and health care leadership. Funds awarded through the Increase Demand for Access (IDS) initiative will be used to increase patient access to dental services with the addition of 1.0 FTE dentist and 2.0 FTE dental assistants. The awarded funds will also lead the addition of 5.0 FTE support staff for the organization with specific goals of increasing employee training and knowledge, improvement workflow, and managing department costs so that CBHA can efficiently utilize its resources while continuing to provide comprehensive medical, dental, vision and enabling services to patients.