ABOUT US

Borrego Health provides high quality, comprehensive, compassionate primary health care to the people in our communities, regardless of their ability to pay. We serve these communities and adjoining regions with respect, dignity and cultural sensitivity as a medical home and safety net for essential health care and social services. Borrego Health is a non-profit 501(c)(3) Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) and a Federal Tort Claims Act Deemed (FTCA) facility.

Mission Statement

 

"To be the community leader in improving the health of the populations in our service area. Our primary focus is the underserved, with an empowered workforce providing measurable quality and compassionate care."

 

 

Vision

 

To become the leader in quality and excellence in patient care for our growing service areas.

 

 

Core Values

 

Accountability

 

"We stand behind our actions."

Definition: The obligation of an individual or organization to account for its activities, accept responsibility for them, and to disclose the results in a transparent manner. 

 

Compassion

 

“We treat patients like loved ones.”

Definition: A feeling of deep sympathy and sorrow for another who is experiencing misfortune, accompanied by a strong desire to alleviate the suffering.

 

Integrity

 

“We believe the time is always right to do the right thing.”

Definition: Adherence to moral and ethical principles; soundness of moral character; honesty.

 

Respect

 

“We value each person’s thoughts and needs.”

Definition: Thinking and acting in a way that shows others one cares about their feelings and well-being.

 

Commitment

 

“We are dedicated to meeting our customer’s needs and expectations. ”

Definition: The act of being engaged or involved. Supportive of the goals and mission demonstrated in pride and defense of the organization. The desire to see the organization succeed and willingness to support this effort. The level of loyalty employees demonstrate.

 

Loyalty

 

“We stand by Borrego Health.”

Definition: A feeling of strong support for the organization. The commitment of being faithful, steadfast and true to something or someone.

 

Excellence

 

“We deliver the highest quality service.”

Definition: A continuous moving target in which services provided are safe and reliable to the consumer. The act of continuous improvement in pursuit of the moving target which is above standard. Doing the right thing first, the first time and every time.

BCHF is a Federally Qualified Health Center and a Federal Tort Claims Act deemed organization. The Federal Government is the primary insurer.
Borrego Health receives HHS funding and has federal PHS deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims for itself and covered individuals. 2020 Borrego Community Health Foundation (Borrego Health). All Rights Reserved.