About Us

Our Mission

Charter Oak Health Center promotes healthier communities by providing quality, safe, patient-centered health care services in medically underserved areas, regardless of ability to pay.

Our Vision

To be a nationally recognized health and wellness corridor known for comprehensive patient-centered services, it’s highly qualified and dedicated team of health professionals, state of the art technology and collaborative partnerships.

Our History

Since 1978, Charter Oak Health Center, Inc., a federally qualified, freestanding, Joint Commission-accredited, nonprofit community health center – has continuously provided community-based primary health care to residents in the greater Hartford area. We have grown from a small organization operating out of an apartment building to the 60,000 square foot building our patients now call their medical home.

 

Joint CommissionCharter Oak Health Center has received the Gold Seal of Approval by the Joint Commission, an independent, not-for-profit organization. The Joint Commission accredits and certifies more than 20,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organizations commitment to meeting certain performance standards.Charter Oak Health Center is proud to be recognized as an FTCA Deemed Facility.

Board of Directors

Adrian Wood, Ph.D., Chairperson
Betty Hardy, Vice Chairperson
Joan Cruz, Secretary
Martin John, Treasurer
Eileen Alvarado
Leslie Arroyo
Brenda Bradley
Joel Cruz, Jr.
Claudius McNish
Lourdes Rivera
Lolita Young

Meet The Team

Nichelle A. Mullins, Esq., President/Chief Executive Officer
Rashad A. Collins, Chief Operating Officer
Sunil D’Cunha, MD FACP, Chief Medical Officer
Attorney Valeria Caldwell-Gaines, General Counsel
Ann Patterson, Ph.D., Chief of Quality Assurance
Dana Coachman, Director, Human Resources
Timothy Powers, Chief Compliance Officer
Vasile Dinicu, Facilities Director
T.J. Clarke II, Public Information Officer
Sean Mosley, Director, Information Technology
Chris Petersen, Director, Clinical Services
Joeli McQuaid-Robert, Director, Behavioral Health
Yadira Maldonado, Director, Patient Engagement
Luis A. Valentin, Director, Training and Development
Christina J. Arias, Director, Admin Operations
Yolanda Potter, Director, Health Care for the Homeless
Miguel Paxi, Director, Pharmacy Operations
Kathleen Bandtlow, Director, Regulatory Compliance and Grants Management

Locations & Hours

Charter Oak Health Center - Main location - 21 Grand Street

Adult Medicine

Monday – Friday
8:00AM to 6:30PM

Saturday
8:30AM to 2:30PM

Urgent Care – EXPANDED HOURS
Monday – Friday
8:00AM to 9:00PM

Saturday
8:30AM to 5:00PM

Sunday
8:30AM to 2:30PM

Pharmacy Hours
Monday – Friday
8:30AM to 5:00PM

Saturday
8:30AM to 2:30PM

Charter Oak Health Center - Satellite location - 401 New Britain Avenue

Monday – Thursday
9:30AM to 6:00PM

Friday
8:30AM to 5:00PM

Charter Oak Health Center - Bloomfield - 693 Bloomfield Avenue

Monday – Friday
8:30AM to 5:00PM

Charter Oak Health Center – Parkville – 1755 Park Street

Monday – Friday
8:30AM to 5:00PM

A.I. Prince - Regional Vocational Technical School - 401 Flatbush Avenue (School Based Health Center)

Children & Adolescents

Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
9:00AM to 2:00PM

Dental

Wednesday
8:00AM to 4:30PM

Behavioral Health

Tuesday & Wednesday
8:00AM to 4:30PM

 

Parkville Community School - 47 New Park Avenue (School Based Health Center)

Behavioral Health

Monday to Friday

8:15AM to 3:25PM

 

Thomas J. McDonough Middle School - 111 Hillside Avenue (School Based Health Center)

Behavioral Health

Monday to Friday

8:15AM to 3:25PM

House of Bread - 27 Chestnut Street

Adult Medicine

Wednesday
9:00AM to 11:00AM

Behavioral Health

Wednesday
9:00AM to 11:30AM

ImmaCare Inc. - 560 Park Street

 

Adult Medicine (Van)

Friday
8:00AM to 11:00AM

Behavioral Health

Monday
5:30PM to 7:00 PM

Open Hearth - 150 Charter Oak Avenue

Adult Medicine

Monday
8:30AM to 1:30PM

Behavioral Health

Monday
8:30AM to Noon

Mercy Housing and Shelter - 118 Main Street (Mobile Van)

Friday
2:30PM to 5:00PM

South Park Inn - 75 Main Street

Behavioral Health

Monday
3:00PM to 5:00PM

YWCA - 135 Broad Street

Behavioral Health

1st & 3rd Mondays
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM