The Steering Committee serves as the governing body for SFHIP, providing strategic direction for the collaborative and holds the power to make final decisions for the collaborative. The Steering Committee is a cross-sector collaborative composed of:
A list of current Steering Committee members and their respective organizations can be found here:
St. Mary’s Medical Center & Saint Francis Memorial Hospital
RAMS, Inc. (API Health Parity Coalition)
San Francisco Community Clinic Consortium
Instituto Familiar de la Raza (Chicano/Latino/Indigena Health Equity Coalition)
California Pacific Medical Center
Rafiki Coalition(African American Community Health Equity Council)
Human Services Network
Susan Philip, MD, MPH*
The backbone support provides project management support, serving as the connecting piece of SFHIP’s multiple efforts, action items, and external relationships. The backbone provides strategic support to help SFHIP achieve its shared goals and vision.
The backbone support was initially made up of in-kind resources from SFHIP’s three founding organizations. Currently, backbone support has been sub-contracted out to Facente Consulting to carry out the required backbone duties.