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.

Health Center Partnership with Law Enforcement Earns National Recognition

A Franklin County initiative has been recognized for a Justice Public Safety Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The award honors innovative, effective county government programs that strengthen services for residents.

NHCLV Adds New Site in Easton


PACHC Highlights

Medical & Dental Health Integration Summit

Event date: 8/2/2018 - 8/3/2018

August 2 – 3, 2018 
Best Western Premier Hotel

2018 National Health Center Week

Event date: 8/12/2018 - 8/18/2018

Health Centers are also proud to celebrate over 50 years of service and continue to be ranked among the highest quality and cost effective care providers in the nation.

2018 Philadelphia Primary Care Career Fair

Event date: 9/27/2018 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The Pennsylvania Primary Care Career Fair will take place on Thursday, Sept. 27 from 5:30 - 8:00 pm at the Sheraton University City hotel

2018 PACHC Annual Conference & Clinical Summit

Event date: 10/9/2018 - 10/11/2018

Our three-day Annual Conference and Clinical Summit in early October is your opportunity to join health center leaders, clinicians, and staff to network and learn.