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.


PACHC Highlights

Save the Date: BPHC All-Programs Webcast

The Bureau of Primary Health Care is hosting an All-Programs Webcast Tuesday, July 31 from 2:00-3:00 pm ET. Webcast information coming soon.

2018 CFO Boot Camp

Event date: 8/1/2018 8:00 AM - 8/2/2018 5:00 PM

Join BKD’s community health center (CHC) pros for this two-day seminar that will provide valuable budgeting and forecasting tools, examine current economic trends and challenges facing CHCs and offer tips on how to effectively communicate complex financial information.

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