Sonia C. Tucker
Vice President, Population Health, San Ysidro Health
Sonia C Tucker, MBA, is responsible for overseeing the Population Health of the organization, which entails quality of care, risk management, social services program, Patient access and experience.
Sonia Tucker is a foreign-trained Medical Doctor; she worked with underserved communities in Venezuela. Sonia moved to the United States, where she has worked with non-profit organizations traveling worldwide to provide high-quality primary care services to people who can’t afford them. Sonia obtained a master's in business administration with an emphasis in health care management. She has spent most of her career educating patients about the importance of preventive medicine, the advantages of Public Health, and creating systems to ensure the quality of care and health equity.
Sonia has been working for Federally Qualified Health Centers for over a decade. Her work has led to improvement in the health care organizations she has worked for, achieving numerous quality of care recognitions from organizations such as the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), the Health Resource and Services Administration (HRSA), and many more.