Pennsylvania Association of

Community Health Centers

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

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PACHC supports navigators, certified application counselors and other in-person patient enrollment assisters currently employed by Pennsylvania’s FQHCs, FQHC Look-Alikes, Rural Health Clinics and other mission-like organizations. We can help you help patients and consumers navigate the enrollment process of Medicaid, CHIP, Medicare Extra Help/Buy-In and the Health Insurance Marketplace.

We offer:

  • State-specific training and technical assistance to support health center-based assisters, navigators and certified application counselors
  • Training and technical assistance to health center-based enrollment assisters on effective inreach and outreach strategies
  • Coordination of opportunities for sharing of best practices
  • A quality assurance system to validate that guidance is given in a fair, accurate, impartial and culturally sensitive manner
  • Through central coordination of efforts across the state’s health centers, the ablility to provide a comprehensive picture of enrollment efforts and outcomes, effective inreach and outreach strategies, and the effectiveness of a coordinated, connected and networked approach using trusted community organizations with strong ties to eligible populations.

Outreach and Enrollment Peer Networking Group meets Monthly

Last Wednesday of each month except for November and December

  • August 31
  • September 28
  • October 26
  • November 23
  • December 21

State-based Exchange Information:


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assister resources:

health center enrollment assister pennie registration and licensing

consumer health insurance literacy

phlp medicaid eligibility handbook


medicare resources:

mippa training

stars training      -     stars login

2022 team member form

screening worksheet

beneficiary contact form

income and resource guide

paper application for msp program

extra help application

group outreach form - group outreach job aid

media outreach form - media outreach job aid

other resources - medicare supplement plan vs. medicare advantage plan

pace program

MPS Guidelines

LIS Guidelines

Our partners

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