Pennsylvania Association of

Community Health Centers

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


Latest News

Health Center Offers First "Dental Walk-In Day"

Dental hygiene services by a Public Health Dental Hygiene Practitioner (PHDHP) without an appointment and outreach and enrollment counselors to help determine sliding fee and insurance eligibility.

July 13, 2018 Outreach and Enrollment News

CAC/CDO Applications

By now, all health centers and other organizations should have submitted their applications to reapply or apply for certified application counselor designated organization (CAC/CDO) certification. After your application was submitted a confirmation of receipt of submission email should have been received by the submitter and other designated contacts.

July 6, 2018 Outreach and Enrollment News

Health Insurance Marketplace 2018 Report

Newly released data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) shows more consumers who do not qualify for premium assistance through Advanced Premium Tax Credits (APTCs) on the health insurance Marketplace are not enrolling in Marketplace health insurance.

LCH Women's Health on the Move!

Keystone Health "Mental Health Co-Responder Program" Making a Difference

The partnership between Keystone Health   and local law enforcement to respond more effectively to individuals in distress is working and its success is highlighted in June 20 article, Data, Police and Mental Health: How a Pennsylvania County Helps People in Distress.

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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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