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  • CHI Shows Appreciation for Foster Parents

    The 26 families serving as foster parents in Community Health of South Florida, Inc.’s Specialized Therapeutic Foster Care Program are facing tough times. The challenge of caring for a foster child with severe behavioral health issues can be a daunting task....

  • CHI Offers Diabetes Drive-Through Screening for the South Florida Community

    “Diabetes Drive-Through” sounds like a nickname for fast-food sweets, but at Community Health of South Florida, Inc. (CHI), it is an innovate blood sugar screening program. Patients drive up to the station at one of CHI’s health centers and get their A1C test, blood pressure, a foot exam, and their test results....

  • Blake Hall Promoted to President of CHI

    Community Health of South Florida, Inc. (CHI) is excited to announce the promotion of Blake Hall as its new president. He has been with the non-profit healthcare company for 15 years and has excelled at securing opportunity, growth, and quality care improvements....

  • A Message from the CEO

    As we head into the holiday season, I encourage you to find ways to be grateful. Despite our trying times, there are glimmers of hope and rays of sunshine all around us. One such glimmer of hope is the Children’s Crisis Center that we are building for kids with severe behavioral health issues. ...

  • New Mobile Medical Van Designated to Bring Better Access to Healthcare

    Accompanied by community leaders, Community Health of South Florida, Inc. (CHI) leaders celebrated a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new mobile medical van. The goal is to continue to drive community health forward by providing greater access to care in the South Florida community. ...

  • Top South Florida Fundraiser Victoria Castro Joins CHI As New Director Of Development

    CHI has hired proven South Florida fundraiser Victoria Castro. Castro draws from more than 25 years of successful fundraising and development expertise to help raise funds for the children’s crisis center and other critical projects....

  • Virtual Ground-Breaking For Children’s Crisis Center

    With children’s suicide rates up and related mental health issues on the rise, Community Health of South Florida (CHI) moved forward with a virtual groundbreaking for its Children’s Crisis Center, the first of its kind to serve children in crisis in southern Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties....

  • CHI’s Brodes H. Hartley, Jr. Teaching Health Center Celebrates 2020 Class With Virtual Graduation, White Coat Ceremonies

    June marked a special occasion for Community Health of South Florida, Inc., (CHI) and the Brodes H. Hartley Jr. Teaching Health Center’s class of 2020. After months of hard work coupled with the challenges of fighting a global pandemic, four family medicine residents, one OB/GYN, and three psychiatry residents were honored on Saturday, June 20, at the teaching health center’s first-ever virtual graduation....

  • A Message from the President

    I hope this message finds you safe and in good health. We are living through tough times. COVID-19 is spreading through South Florida and on top of that, we have civil unrest linked to the ongoing battle for equality. Our founder, Doris Ison, was a change agent and a visionary. She wanted to be sure that everyone, regardless of economic background or race, had access to high-quality healthcare. Today we continue to fulfill her vision....

  • CHI First South Florida Facility to Provide Covid-19 Drive-Through Testing

    With South Florida facing a health crisis, Community Health of South Florida, Inc. became the first facility to offer drive-through COVID-19 testing in Miami-Dade and Monroe County. The non-profit organization sprung into action, mobilizing its team and providing many communities invaluable health resources when they were most needed....

  • HOW TO SAVE A CHILD WITH A GAME OF GOLF

    It’s a team effort for Glen Rice and friends as they golf to raise money for a children’s crisis center. Nearly every day, the Crisis Center at Community Health of South Florida, Inc. (CHI) sees a child brought in by his or her parents or......

  • CHI CARES FOR HUNDREDS OF KIDS WITH FREE DENTAL CLEANINGS

    Not many children rejoice about going to the dentist. But for six-year-old Julianna Tajiboyajpacaj, it was a welcome treat. “She was very happy to be here,” said Felipa Ajpacaja, Julianna’s mom. “She enjoyed it!” Ajpacaja said her daughter often complained of toothaches. But the financial......

  • MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT

    One of my greatest inspirations has always been Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He was a man of service and advocated for all people. He gave of himself to speak out for those in need. In the 1960’s, he was quoted as saying “Of all......

  • CHI CELEBRATES GRAND RE-OPENING OF MARATHON HEALTH CENTER

    A crisp, cool evening in Marathon didn’t keep hundreds of people away from the grand re-opening celebration at Community Health of South Florida, Inc.’s Marathon Health Center. The new state of the art center at 2805 Overseas Highway MM 48.5, Marathon, FL 33050 received a makeover from the inside out to provide a pleasant, serene atmosphere for patients at a convenient location. It is just next door from CHI’s old Marathon Health Center....

  • CÓMO SALVAR A UN NIÑO CON UN JUEGO DE GOLF

    Es un esfuerzo de equipo para Glen Rice y sus amigos mientras juegan golf para recaudar dinero para un centro de crisis para niños. Casi todos los días, el Centro de Crisis de Community Health of South Florida, Inc. (CHI) recibe a un niño traído......

  • CHI CUIDA A CIENTOS DE NIÑOS CON LIMPIEZA DENTAL GRATIS

      No muchos niños se alegran de ir al dentista. Pero para Julianna Tajiboyajpacaj, de seis años, fue un placer. “Estaba muy feliz de estar aquí”, dijo Felipa Ajpacaja, la madre de Julianna. “Lo disfrutó”. Ajpacaja dijo que su hija se quejaba con frecuencia de......

  • MENSAJE DEL PRESIDENTE

    Una de mis mayores inspiraciones siempre ha sido el Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Fue un hombre de servicio que abogó por todas las personas. Dedicó su vida a hablar por los necesitados. En la década de 1960, afirmó: “De todas las formas de desigualdad,......

  • CHI CELEBRA LA GRAN REAPERTURA DEL MARATHON HEALTH CENTER

    Una noche fresca en Marathon no pudo mantener a cientas de personas alejadas de la gran celebración de reapertura en el Marathon Health Center de Community Health of South Florida, Inc. El nuevo centro moderno en 2805 Overseas Highway MM 48.5, Marathon, FL 33050, recibió un cambio de imagen de adentro hacia afuera para ofrecer un ambiente agradable y sereno a los pacientes en una ubicación conveniente. Está justo al lado del antiguo Marathon Health Center de CHI....

  • RENEWED ACCREDITATION FOR FAMILY MEDICINE PROGRAM OF THE BRODES H. HARTLEY JR. TEACHING HEATLH CENTER AT CHI

    The Family Medicine Program has received continued Accreditation effective January 29th, 2020 from Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). This is a great accomplishment and we are so very proud to share this with you....

  • New leaders

    Marianne Finizio, Vice President of Community Relations and Business Development, is new to the Community Health of South Florida, Inc. (CHI) leadership team. She is a seasoned healthcare executive with comprehensive experience that includes business development, operations, technology, and marketing and promotion of value driven......

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