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.
November 1, 2023 - El Camino Healthcare District Funds Programs to Address the Growing Trend of Type 2 Diabetes in Young People. Read more...*
September 5, 2023 - Mental health counselors at the Mountain View Los Altos Union High School District noticed a shift among the students. Read more...*
August 8, 2023 - $11 Million in Grants Awarded to Improve Health Equity in Santa Clara County. Read more...*
June 26, 2023 - Board of Directors Selects New Leadership. Read more...*
May 26, 2023 - Community Mental Health Clinic Helps Change Lives. Read more...*
March 29, 2023 - 63,000 Vaccines and 53,000 COVID Tests Delivered in Three Years. Read more...*
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. Read more...*
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 Read more...*
October 4, 2022 - El Camino Healthcare District Board of Directors Approves $7.6 Million in Local Community Health Funding Read more...*
September 21, 2021 - El Camino Healthcare District Board of Directors Approves $7.8 Million in Local Health Initiative Funding Read more...*
December 10, 2020 - Transparency Certificate of Excellence Awarded to El Camino Healthcare District Read more...*
August 10, 2020 - Board of Directors Invests $7.7 Million in Community Benefit Funding Read More...*
June 8, 2020 - El Camino Healthcare District Approves Funds for Community COVID-19 Testing Read More...*
August 9, 2019 - El Camino Healthcare District Board of Directors Commits $7.8 Million to Support Local Health Initiatives Read more...*
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.