Pacific Territories, Commonwealth, and Freely Associated States Organizations
Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations
A membership organization comprised of community health centers that promotes advocacy, collaboration, and leadership to help improve the health status and access of Asian American (AA) and Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders (NHOPIs) within the United States, its territories, and freely associated states.
National Council of Asian Pacific Islander Physicians
Advocates for Asian American (AA) and Native Hawaiian &
Pacific Islander (NHPI) healthcare professionals, patients,
and communities. NCAPIP focuses on access and quality
healthcare, focused research and data, and workforce to
support the health and well being of AANHPI populations and
Pacific Basin Dental Association
Promotes good oral health in the Pacific Basin, facilitates improvements in oral health services, carries out continuing education, improves networking among dental professionals, and strengthens surveillance.
Pacific Basin Telehealth Resource Center
One of the telehealth resource centers funded by the
federal Office for the Advancement of Telehealth. Assists
healthcare organizations, healthcare networks, and
healthcare providers in implementing cost-effective
telehealth programs to serve rural and medically
underserved areas and populations. Includes Hawaii and the
Pacific Island Health Officers Association
Serves as a unifying voice and credible authority on issues of regional public health significance in the Pacific. Represents the collective health interests of Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI), American Samoa, the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM), the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI), and the Republic of Palau.
U.S. Department of the Interior: Office of Insular Affairs
Coordinates federal policy in the territories of American
Samoa, Guam, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and the Commonwealth
of the Northern Mariana Islands. Administers and oversees
U.S. federal assistance for the Freely Associated States of
the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the
Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau under the
Compacts of Free Association.
Last Reviewed: 10/20/2021