Desert Healthcare District: Since 1948

2014 Winner of the Healthcare District of the Year Award

Association of California Healthcare Districts

Thank you to all of our partners—your collaboration, engagement, and collective impact is what made this honor possible!

Choose Health

Choose Health

Healthcare and dental clinics open and expand across the Coachella Valley as healthcare organizations prepare for the additional 90,000 Coachella Valley residents now eligible for healthcare coverage under the Affordable Care Act.  Read more

Live Well

Live Well

The Desert Healthcare District provides grants to public agencies and nonprofit organizations to develop and implement programs and services and to promote policy change which help support and encourage a healthy lifestyle for residents of all ages.  Read more

New Elected Board Members Les Zendle M.D., Jennifer Wortham DR. PH., Mark Matthews

New Elected Board Members Les Zendle M.D., Jennifer Wortham DR. PH., Mark Matthews

Health Heroes

What’s New

CVHIP

Get connected to health and wellness resources in the Coachella Valley at CVHIP.com

Desert Healthcare District Eastern Coachella Valley Annexation Application 

Click Here to view the application (pdf)