Community Health Center in the state of Connecticut is committed to building the finest primary health care system in the world. Since its founding in 1972 by Mark Masselli, CHC has worked to take care of special populations of patients to improve their health and the health of the community at large. CHC is a leading provider of medical care, dentistry and behavior health. While its services extend to any individual, the organization is especially focused on and committed to those people who have no health insurance or are underinsured. Community Health Center offers the best in health care to more than 130,000 patients across the state of Connecticut.
Prevention of illness, plus treatment and management of chronic conditions such as diabetes and heart disease, remains at the forefront of CHC’s mission. CHC offers comprehensive care to all its patients, young and old, with the most innovative delivery systems and latest health care technology. Through its Weitzman Institute, the first research institute founded by a community health center, CHC’s experts provide evidence-based education and training for primary care providers across the United States on issues such as chronic pain, behavioral health, quality improvement and opioid dependency.