Community Health Services Group (CHS)

The Community Health Services Group (CHS) currently has 38 member counties and agencies. The MnCCC CHS User Group owns and manages PH-Doc. The CHS group works closely with the Minnesota Department of Health on all of our projects. PH-Doc is HIPAA compliant.

List of Officers

Past Chair: Lynn Choromanski, MVNA
Chair: Pam Kellogg, Mower County
Vice-Chair: Cynthia Borgen, Beltrami County
Recording Officer: Katie Lohse, Carver County

ISSG Liaison: Amy Middendorf, Morrison County

MnCCC Board Liaison: Pat Paquin, Freeborn County & Jill Gontarek, Roseau County

CHS Enhancement Co-Chairs: Melea Marple, Wilkin County and Cathy Gagne, Ramsey County

CHS Quality Assurance Co-Chairs: Lynn Choromanski, MVNA and Angel Korynta, Polk County 

CHS Training Co-Chairs:  Katie Lohse, Carver County and Trisha Kvenvold, Freeborn County 

CHS Finance Committee Co-Chairs: Sue Yost, Freeborn County 

Rules & Regulations

Download the CHS Rules & Regulations PDF

Meeting Schedule

The CHS User Group meets every other month on the fourth Friday of the month.


  • Finance Committee
  • Enhancements Committee
  • Quality Assurance Committee
  • Training Committee

Links to Forms and Files

PH-Doc Website

Link to the PH-Doc Marketing website.

Contract Vendor(s)

Avenu is the vendor contracted to provide maintenance, support, development, and training services for the CHS User Group.

Avenu Insights & Analytics

Link to the support page for the PH-Doc users.