Ben Archer Health Center
Project Title: Health Without Borders
Grant Period: 5/1/09 – 4/20/12
Program Representative Interviewed: Mary Alice Garay, Executive Director
Location: Hatch, New Mexico
Program Overview: The Ben
Archer Health Center implemented this program with the goal of reducing health disparities related
to chronic diseases through health education for management and prevention, improved access to care, and
better integration of community health workers (CHWs) into the healthcare system. CHWs provided outreach,
health awareness, and education among border residents and migrant and immigrant sub-population groups in
the targeted service area.
Read more about the Health Without Borders program in
RHIhub's Rural Health Models and Innovations.
Models Represented by this Program: