MemorialCare Grant Program

MemorialCare provides financial support to local nonprofit public health and human service organizations that serve vulnerable communities in our service areas. These projects align with our Community Benefit priorities based on the Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA). Our grant application process is open from July-August each year. Please check back in July 2023 for applications.

Community Health Needs Assessment and Implementation Strategy

We welcome feedback on any of MemorialCare's Community Health Needs Assessments and Implementation Strategies. Please send your feedback to communitybenefit@memorialcare.org.

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FY22

Each MemorialCare Medical Center conducted a community health needs assessment (CHNA) in FY22. This CHNA meets the California state law and the federal requirements under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act 2010. The CHNA incorporates secondary data from existing sources such CA data sources, cancer registry, benchmark comparison data that measure community data findings with Healthy People 2030 objectives, and the California Health Interview Survey (CHIS), and primary data collection from community members and identified key informants who represent the medically underserved, low-income, minority populations, and populations with chronic disease. Through an examination and review of these data, health needs were identified. The health needs were prioritized through a structured process using defined criteria. This Implementation Strategy addresses the health needs identified through the CHNA.

Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA)  Implementation Strategy FY2023-FY2025
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FY19

Each MemorialCare Medical Center conducted a community health needs assessment (CHNA) in FY19. This CHNA meets the California state law and the federal requirements under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act 2010. The CHNA incorporates secondary data from existing sources such CA data sources, cancer registry, benchmark comparison data that measure community data findings with Healthy People 2020 objectives, and the California Health Interview Survey (CHIS), and primary data collection from community members and identified key informants who represent the medically underserved, low-income, minority populations, and populations with chronic disease. Through an examination and review of these data, health needs were identified. The health needs were prioritized through a structured process using defined criteria. This Implementation Strategy addresses the health needs identified through the CHNA.

CHNA Implementation Strategy FY19
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FY16

Each MemorialCare Medical Center conducted a community health needs assessment (CHNA) in FY16. This CHNA meets the California state law and the federal requirements under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act 2010. The CHNA incorporates secondary data from existing sources such as the 2010 Census, cancer registry and the California Health Interview Survey (CHIS), and primary data collection from community members and identified key informants who represent the medically underserved, low-income, minority populations, and populations with chronic disease. Through an examination and review of these data, health needs were identified. The health needs were prioritized through a structured process using defined criteria. This Implementation Strategy addresses the health needs identified through the CHNA.

CHNA Implementation Strategy FY16
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FY13

Each MemorialCare Medical Center conducted a community health needs assessment (CHNA) in FY13. This CHNA meets the California state law and the federal requirements under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act 2010. The CHNA incorporates secondary data from existing sources such as the 2010 Census, cancer registry and the California Health Interview Survey (CHIS), and primary data collection from community members and identified key informants who represent the medically underserved, low-income, minority populations, and populations with chronic disease. Through an examination and review of these data, health needs were identified. The health needs were prioritized through a structured process using defined criteria. This Implementation Strategy addresses the health needs identified through the CHNA.

CHNA Implementation Strategy FY13