Agency Contacts

In case of a health emergency, please call 9-1-1.

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Health Care Agency Headquarters

Office Hours: Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Address: 405 W. 5th St.
Santa Ana, CA 92701

To reach a member of the Executive Leadership Team, please email ETeam@ochca.com.

Executive Leadership

Richard Sanchez
Agency Director
Direct: (714) 834-2830

Vacant
Assistant Agency Director

Eric Handler, MD, MPH
Public Health Officer
Direct: (714) 834-3155

Anna Peters
Deputy Agency Director, Administrative Services
Direct: (714) 834-5150

Mary R. Hale, M.S.
Deputy Agency Director, Behavioral Health Services
Direct: (714) 834-6032

David M. Souleles, MPH
Deputy Agency Director, Public Health Services
Direct: (714) 834-3882

Steve Thronson
Deputy Agency Director, Regulatory/Medical Health Services
Direct: (714) 834-4418

Kimberly M. Pearson, MHA, MBA, RN, CCHP
Deputy Agency Director, Correctional Health Services
Direct: (714) 834-5404

Program Information

Behavioral Health Services & Clinics
(855) OC-Links (625-4657)
Live chat online here
Office Hours: Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
** Various locations

California Children’s Services
(714) 347-0300
Office Hours: Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Address: 200 W. Santa Ana Blvd., Suite 100
Santa Ana, CA 92701

Communications
(714) 834-2178
Office Hours: Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Address: 405 W. 5th St.
Santa Ana, CA 92701 

Correctional Health Services
(714) 647-4164
Office Hours: Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Urgent After Hours: (714) 647-6030
Address: Central Men’s Jail / CHS Administration
550 N. Flower St.
Santa Ana, CA 92703

Custodian of Records
Office Hours: Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Address: 200 W. Santa Ana Blvd., Suite 125
Santa Ana, CA 92701

Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
(714) 834-3500
Office Hours: Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Environmental Health
(714) 433-6000
Office Hours: Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Address: Environmental Health Division
1241 E. Dyer Rd., Suite 120
Santa Ana, CA 92705

Medical Safety Net
(714) 834-6248
Office Hours: Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Public Guardian
(714) 567-7660
Office Hours: Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Address: 1300 S. Grand Ave., Building C
Santa Ana, CA 92705

Public Health Services & Clinics
(800) 564-8448
Office Hours: Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Address: 1725 W. 17th St.
Santa Ana, CA 92706