.01 Purpose.

A. The purpose of the Commission is, through community health resources, to:

(1) Increase access to health care services;

(2) Redirect nonemergency emergency room use to community health resources;

(3) Develop coordinated, integrated systems of community-based care; and

(4) Assist patients in establishing a medical home with a community health resource.

B. A key objective of the Commission is to reduce health disparities in the State.