Pennsylvania Association of

Community Health Centers

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

Latest News

Four Health Centers Awarded Cancer Mini-Grants

The Pennsylvania Comprehensive Cancer Control Program has announced the recipients of their colorectal cancer (CRC) screening grant.

June 29, 2018 Outreach and Enrollment News

CDO Application Refresh New Opportunity

Don't worry - If you did not complete your Certified Application Counselor Designated Organization (CDO) application for existing organizations through the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), there is another opportunity to reapply.


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.

MAT One Way - But Not Only Way - to Use SUD/MH Funding

Health centers across the commonwealth--and across the country--are working with their boards, staffs and communities to determine the best way to be part of the solution to the opioid epidemic. Health centers now have some financial support available through HRSA to fold services to address substance use disorder (SUD) and mental health into the fabric of care they offer.

HHS Regional Director Learns More About Pennsylvania Health Centers

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Regional Director Matthew Baker spent much of this morning visiting Harrisburg-based Hamilton Health Center   and learning about the Community Health Center  model of care from Hamilton CEO Jeannine Peterson, Jillian London and PACHC CEO Cheri Rinehart. 

Your Feedback on Emergency Preparedness and Response Needed

The HHS Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) Technical Resources, Assistance Center, and Information Exchange (TRACIE) is examining the current role health centers play in response to disasters or emergencies.