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Special Site Visit Meeting of the
El Camino Healthcare District (ECHD) Board
March 22, 2024 | 2:00 p.m.

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March 19, 2024 | 5:30 p.m.

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ECHD Bylaws

The El Camino Healthcare District (ECHD) is a separate governmental entity in and of itself, formed pursuant to The Local Health Care District Law (California Health and Safety Code Sections 32000 et seq.). The District is governed by its five elected Board members, and ultimately the Board and the District are answerable to the voters of the District.

Standards of Conduct

Standards of Conduct Document

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Dedicated to Our Community

We are dedicated to improving the health and well being of the people in our community. The El Camino Healthcare District (ECHD) was established by voter approval in 1956 to respond to the ever growing health care needs of the community.

Meet the ECHD Board of Directors

The ECHD Board of Directors is composed of five publicly elected or appointed representatives. As a group, these representatives oversee the assets of the ECHD, including El Camino Hospital. The five District Board members also currently serve on the ten member governing board of El Camino Hospital, which manages El Camino Hospital operations.

News Highlights

March 21, 2024 - Boosting Nutrition for Vulnerable Populations

January 31, 2024 - Two New Grants Mark 100th Anniversary of the American Heart Association

December 18, 2023 - New Funds Available for Community Health Grants

December 11, 2023 - Teaming Up to Help Seniors Live Healthy and Engaged Lives

November 1, 2023 - El Camino Healthcare District Funds Programs to Address the Growing Trend of Type 2 Diabetes in Young People

September 5, 2023 - Mental health counselors at the Mountain View Los Altos Union High School District noticed a shift among the students

August 8, 2023 - $11 Million in Grants Awarded to Improve Health Equity in Santa Clara County

June 26, 2023 - Board of Directors Selects New Leadership

May 26, 2023 - Community Mental Health Clinic Helps Change Lives

March 29, 2023 - 63,000 Vaccines and 53,000 COVID Tests Delivered in Three Years

March 23, 2023 - Every March communities across the country celebrate National Nutrition Month, an annual awareness campaign that educates the public about the importance eating well plays in a person’s overall health

December 6, 2022 - Dr. Peter Fung and Dr. George Ting Take the Oath for another Term on the El Camino Healthcare District Board of Directors

October 4, 2022 - El Camino Healthcare District Board of Directors Approves $7.6 Million in Local Community Health Funding

September 21, 2021 - El Camino Healthcare District Board of Directors Approves $7.8 Million in Local Health Initiative Funding

December 10, 2020 - Transparency Certificate of Excellence Awarded to El Camino Healthcare District

August 10, 2020 - Board of Directors Invests $7.7 Million in Community Benefit Funding

June 8, 2020 - El Camino Healthcare District Approves Funds for Community COVID-19 Testing

August 9, 2019 - El Camino Healthcare District Board of Directors Commits $7.8 Million to Support Local Health Initiatives

Election Information

Election information is available from the official site of the Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters. Their website contains information about voter registration, election dates and candidate forms for all Santa Clara County offices, including El Camino Healthcare District (ECHD) board positions.

In 2020, three positions on the five-member ECHD Board of Directors will be up for public election by the residents of the district. Dates and deadline information for candidates and voters will be available here: Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters.

The El Camino Healthcare District does not endorse, either expressly or implied, any candidate for public office.