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The California Rural Indian Health Board, Inc. (CRIHB) is committed to the needs and interests that elevate and promote the health status and social conditions of the Indian people of California. CRIHB does this by providing advocacy, shared resources, training, and technical assistance that enhances the delivery of quality comprehensive health-related services.


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The California Rural Indian Health Board, Inc. (CRIHB) was formed to provide a central focal point in the Indian health field in California for planning, advocacy, funding, training, technical assistance, coordination, fund raising, education, development and for the purpose of promoting unity and formulating common policy on Indian health care issues.

Prevention & Education Programs

  • Dental Transformation Initiative (DTI)
  • Emergency Preparedness Resources
  • Health & Wellness (ACORNS)
  • Injury Prevention
  • Nutrition & Diabetes
  • Public Health Accreditation
  • Public Health Nursing
  • Suicide Prevention
  • Tobacco & Cancer

Statewide Programs

California Tribal Epidemiology Center

CTEC is 1 of 12 Indian Health Service (IHS) Division of Epidemiology and Disease Prevention-funded Tribal Epidemiology Centers that provide epidemiologic support to each IHS region and often partner with local IHS area offices to provide these services.


California Tribal Medi-Cal Administrative Activities (TMAA)

The CTMAA Program offers a way for Tribal Health Programs to obtain federal reimbursement for the cost of certain administrative activities necessary for the proper and efficient administration of the Medi-Cal program.

Dental Support Center

California Dental Support Center provides technical assistance and resources to 36 Tribal and urban health programs (107 Tribes), which operate 58 dental clinics, in the state of California.

Advancing California Opportunities to Renew Native Health Systems

The CRIHB Advancing California Opportunities to Renew Native health Systems (ACORNS) is a CDC Good Health and Wellness in Indian Country-funded project.

CRIHB Options

CRIHB Options is a demonstration program, operating under California’s section 1115 Waiver amendment, entitled “California Medi-Cal 2020 Demonstration,” designed to reimburse participating Tribal Health Programs for certain Medi-Cal Optional Benefit services provided to IHS eligible Medi-Cal beneficiaries.

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Workforce Training Opportunities

Workforce Training Opportunities CRIHB, along with the California Indian Manpower Consortium, Inc. and Northern California Indian Development Council, has formed a rural healthcare workforce collaborative to offer employment trainings for Clinical Medical Assistants, Community Health Workers, and Diabetes Lifestyle Coaches.

CRIHB 2024 Events


Mathiesen Clinic
Toiyabe Indian Health Project
Tule River Indian Health Center
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United Indian Health Services
Redding Rancheria
Greenville Rancheria
Chapa-De Indian Health
Feather River Tribal Health Inc.
Quartz Valley Indian Reservation
K'ima:w Medical Center
Riverside-San Bernadino County Indian Health Inc.
Table Mountain Rancheria
Lake County Tribal Health
Southern Indian Health Council Inc.
Santa Ynez Tribal Health Clinic
Pit River Health Services

To learn more about becoming a member of the CRIHB Membership, contact Ayanna Robert at