Kaweah Delta Seeks Community Advisory Committee Members
VISALIA, CA - Kaweah Delta Health Care District is accepting applications
for three new advisory committees designed to generate ideas about how
to better serve community health needs. Members of the public are invited to apply.
“Community input is essential as Kaweah Delta works to modernize,
expand and improve healthcare facilities and services for the region,”
said Dena Cochran, Vice President of Development at Kaweah Delta. “As
our community grows and as our patients’ needs change, we look forward
to working alongside community advisors to plan for the future.”
As a large regional health care organization, it is Kaweah Delta’s
mission to serve the broad community. Each Community Advisory Committee
will reflect the diverse demographics of the region and be comprised of
up to 20 community members, as well as two Kaweah Delta employees. Committees
will be formed around three key issues:
Community Relations: This committee will seek to enhance local partnerships and build better
Healthcare for Today and Tomorrow: This committee will provide ideas about the future health needs of the
community and how to address them.
The Hospital of the Future: This committee will study growth, buildings and other facilities and
work with Kaweah Delta staff on a plan to meet the community’s future
Individuals over the age of 18 are encouraged to apply. Applicants must
be committed to building a partnership with Kaweah Delta to better serve
the community at large. Previous leadership experience is not required.
Selected committee members will be required to attend monthly committee meetings.
Individuals interested in being considered can get more information and
complete an application form (available in English and Spanish) at
www.kaweahdelta.org/committee, by emailing
firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (559) 624-2359. Applications must be received by 11:59 p.m.
PST on August 31, 2017. Kaweah Delta will review all applications and
anticipates announcing committee members in mid-September.