Pennsylvania Association of

Community Health Centers

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

Honors Outstanding Health Center Staff, Teams or Volunteers

The Awards for Primary Care Excellence (APEX Awards) represent the pinnacle of service, quality, innovation and achievement in primary health care, and are designed to recognize the outstanding efforts of dedicated individuals and teams who work or volunteer for Pennsylvania's health centers.

The APEX Awards are presented in 10 categories.  The award categories include:
  • Board Excellence and Service Award
  • Career Achievement Award
  • Carolyn G. Baxter Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Community Ambassador Award
  • Coverage Champion Award
  • Customer Service Excellence Award
  • Innovation Award
  • Outstanding Primary Care Clinician Award
  • Patient Choice Award
  • Wilford Payne Health Center Mentor Award

The 2021 APEX Awards call for nominations will open in the summer of 2021.  The 2021 APEX Awards are presented at the Annual Conference and Clinical Summit on Wednesday, Oct. 13 during the APEX Luncheon at 12:15 pm.  Please contact our Events Manager, Amanda Tekely, with questions.