Charles B. Wang Community Health Center
Our mission is to: Be a leader in providing quality, culturally relevant, and affordable health care and education, and advocate on behalf of the health and social needs of underserved Asian Americans.
Our goals are the following:
SERVICE - Provide our patients with compassionate, professional health care.
ADVOCACY - Advocate on behalf of the Asian American Community, who, due to cultural, linguistic, educational, or financial barriers, lack access to basic health care services and health education. - Reach out and interact with the community and its leaders to understand and respond to community needs. - Raise national awareness of Asian American health and social needs. - Serve as a model for other community health centers.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING - Disseminate up-to-date health information to the community. - Promote the practice of preventive medicine and good health habits. - Provide students and health care professionals with experience and understanding in meeting the special needs of our population. - Motivate Asian Americans to pursue health careers and become involved in the community.
RESEARCH - Participate in community-based research that benefits the Asian American community. - Collect data to identify needs of our patients and community.