Pennsylvania Association of

Community Health Centers

Supporting Pennsylvania's health centers in increasing access to quality primary health care for all


Latest News

June 15, 2018 Outreach and Enrollment News

CAC/CDO Applications must be submitted by Friday, June 22

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has begun the process for Pennsylvania Certified Application Counselor Designated Organizations to recertify. All existing organizations must reapply to continue operating as a CDO.

The Growth of River Valley Health & Dental

James Yoxtheimer, President and CEO of River Valley Health & Dental Center ,  presented on the health center's history and vision for the future at a recent Kiwanis Club meeting in Williamsport, PA.

June 1, 2018 Outreach and Enrollment News

Health Insurance Marketplace Premiums Expected to Spike

The Congressional Budget Office estimates removal of the requirement that Americans have health insurance or face a tax penalty will  contribute to a 10 percent rise in premiums for 2019, with insurers expected to see healthier people dropping out of the Marketplace leaving sicker, more costly enrollees on the plans.

PACHC Highlights

New PACHC Preferred Service Recovers Lost Revenue

On June 6, 2017, at the recommendation of our Membership Committee, PACHC finalized a contract for a PACHC Preferred relationship with Fix Healthcare Technology.

Top 5 Reasons to Be a Conference Sponsor

Are there companies that your health center uses for products or services that you think would benefit from broader exposure to the health center community?  If so, please reach out and encourage them to consider the benefits of being a PACHC 2018 Conference & Clinical Summit sponsor or give PACHC their contact information and we'll do the outreach.

Half of Annual Conference Exhibit Space Already Reserved!

Are there companies that your health center uses for products or services that you think would benefit from broader exposure to the health center community? If so, please reach out and encourage them to consider the benefits of being a PACHC 2018 Conference & Clinical Summit exhibit sponsor or give PACHC their contact information and we'll do the outreach.

One Grant Remains for Integrating Oral Health into Primary Health

One spot is still open for a Pennsylvania health center to participate in the $10,000 Qualis grant, A Patient-Centered Approach to Integrating Oral Health into Primary Health.

4-Part Population Health Webinar Series - 25 Attendee Cap

What is population health?  Why is it important to me as a clinical or public health provider?  How can I use individual level health data to improve population health? Join the Mid-Atlantic Regional Public Health Training Center for the interactive webinar series, "An Introduction to Population Health from Clinical and Public Health Perspectives", to explore the topic of population health and learn how to use data captured in electronic health records and other sources to improve the health of your service area.

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