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07/09/15 8:00am
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Carmen Chinea at her Hay Beach home.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO
Carmen Chinea at her Hay Beach home.

The urge to help neighbors seems to seep into the soul of people who call Shelter Island home.

Carmen Chinea, who has spent summers here with her family for the last 15 years, has the health and wellness of immigrant and indigent people close to her heart, and has made it her life’s work. She is chief medical officer of HRHCare, a New York-based non-profit health provider operating health centers in the Hudson Valley and on the East End to serve the poor and the uninsured. (more…)