Chandler Regional and Mercy Gilbert medical centers announced the organizations that earned money through Dignity Health’s 2013-14 Community Grants program.
The organizations were required to work together and submit an application that focuses on transitional care after discharge from Chandler Regional or Mercy Gilbert; continuum of care after discharge from Dignity Health emergency room; and providing community-based intervention, prevention and/or management measures for a multitude of diseases.
The recipients were East Valley Holistic Family Care, which received $100,000; East Valley I-Help Coalition, which garnered $99,999; and Senior Community Wellness Coalition, which received $82,276.
“Our goal is to continue to improve community health through better access, prevention and education,” said Kathleen Dowler, director of Chandler Regional and Mercy Gilbert’s community integration department, in a press release. “These awardees have identified unmet health-related needs throughout our community and we are pleased to support their mission.”