Looking Back: CHI Welcomes RDS Team CEO Gustavo Hermida As A Board Member

Looking Back: CHI Welcomes RDS Team CEO Gustavo Hermida As A Board Member

The Community Health of South Florida Inc. (CHI) is a non-profit organization that provides healthcare services to underserved populations in Miami-Dade County. 

In July 2020, the CHSF welcomed RDS Team CEO Gustavo Hermida as a member of its Board of Directors. Hermida is a seasoned executive with over 25 years of experience in the print and technological industry. He will bring his expertise to the CHSF as it continues its mission of providing quality healthcare to all community members, regardless of their ability to pay. Hermida’s appointment is a valuable addition to the CHI Board. 

About CHI 

Community Health of South Florida, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization founded in 1960 to provide affordable, quality healthcare to the residents of Miami-Dade County. CHI’s care model is unique because it offers patients a “medical home” to receive comprehensive primary and specialty care services under one roof. This patient-centered approach to care helps to improve health outcomes and reduce healthcare costs. 

CHI also offers a wide range of community health programs, such as health education classes, nutrition counseling, and diabetes and other chronic disease screenings. In addition, CHI provides access to affordable dental care through its community dental clinics. By working to meet the healthcare needs of the whole person, CHI is making a lasting difference in the lives of its patients and the communities it serves.

CHI and Its Programs

1. Pediatrics 

Pediatrics is just one of the many services offered by CHI. Their pediatricians provide comprehensive care for children from birth to age 21. They also offer well-child visits, immunizations, sick visits, and more. Their goal is to keep every child healthy and safe. 

2. Dental services

CHI is proud to offer a wide range of services to its patients. One of their most important services is dental care. Good oral health is essential for overall health and well-being, and they are committed to providing high-quality dental care to our patients. 

They offer a variety of dental services, including preventive care, restorative care, and emergency care. They also have a team of experienced and qualified dental professionals dedicated to providing their patients with the best care. 

3. Pharmacy

Pharmacy is one of the CHI’s services. The pharmacy team at CHI is committed to providing patients with high-quality, affordable medications and services. Their pharmacists are available to answer any questions you may have about your medications, and they offer a wide variety of services to help you manage your medication needs.

4. Urgent care

CHI Health understands that life doesn’t always follow a 9-5 schedule. That’s why they offer urgent care services at our clinics across the state. Whether you’re dealing with a cold or a more serious injury, their experienced providers can help. They also offer convenient online scheduling, so you can get the care you need without waiting. Regarding your health, don’t wait until it’s too late. Visit CHI Health for all your urgent care needs.

5. Telehealth 

CHI provides a variety of services to patients, including telehealth. Telehealth is the use of technology to deliver care remotely. This can include video conferencing with a doctor remotely monitoring a patient’s vital signs. 

Telehealth has many benefits, including increased access to care, lower costs, and improved outcomes. Studies have shown that telehealth can help to improve medication adherence, decrease hospital readmissions, and reduce ER visits. CHI is committed to providing the best possible care to our patients, and telehealth is one way they can do that.

6. Women’s care 

One of CHI’s most important offerings is women’s care. They understand that women have unique health concerns, and we are dedicated to providing high-quality care that meets their needs. Their women’s care services include everything from Pap smears and breast exams to contraception counseling and menopause management. No matter your health needs, CHI is here to provide you with the care and support you need.

Donate Today and Make A Difference

The Community Health of South Florida Inc. is dedicated to providing quality healthcare to all community members, regardless of their ability to pay. We believe everyone deserves access to basic medical care, and we work daily to make that a reality. 

If you would like to help us in our mission, consider donating. Your contribution will go directly towards funding our many programs and services, including our free clinic, which provides medical care to those who cannot afford it. 

Moreover, your donation is tax-deductible, meaning you can help us while also getting a little bit of money back at tax time. So please, donate today and help us make a difference in the lives of those who need it most.

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