Pennsylvania Association of

Community Health Centers

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

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Pennsylvania Association of Community Health Centers serves as the collective voice for Pennsylvania's Federally Qualified Health Centers (FHQCs), FQHC Look-Alikes (FQHCLAs), and non-profit Rural Health Clinics (RHCs).  Our members are unique nonprofit primary care facilities that provide a wide array of services to Pennsylvanians in underserved areas of the state. There are nearly 300 sites in 52 counties serving over 800,000 Pennsylvanians.  At these primary care facilities, patients will receive high quality care at a price they can afford with sliding fees based on income and family size.


Highlights from the NACHC P&I

For those unable to join us in Washington D.C. last week for legislative visits and the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) Policy & Issues Forum, here is some of what we learned:


CME Credits Approved for Two PACHC Programs

PACHC received word last week that the LEAN/Six Sigma training we offered last month has been approved by the AAFP CME Credit System Department and the Commission on Continuing Professional Development (COCPD) for 10 prescribed credits and January's C-Suite Forum for 10.5 prescribed credits


PACHC Staffer Honored with National Emerging Leader Award

Congratulations to Amanda Tekely, PACHC's events & communications manager, for being one of 12 individuals nationwide recognized by the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) and the Geiger Gibson Program in Community Health Policy with a 2019 Emerging Leader Award!


Community Health Center Challenge Launches April 1

It's that time of the year again--time for the kick-off of the Pennsylvania Community Health Center Challenge!  The Challenge represents a unique opportunity to bring together two of HRSA's priorities--Community Health Centers and Organ & Tissue Donation.


Registration Now Open for Annual Conference Trade Show Exhibitor

PACHC has opened registration for companies interested in exhibiting at the Trade Show during our 2019 Annual Conference & Clinical Summit.