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Advocates for Human Potential and PCDC: Q&A on Leveraging Funding from the American Rescue Plan

Categories: PCDC News, Technical Assistance
The American Rescue Plan has made unparalleled funding available for Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) and FQHC Look-Alikes (LALs). Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) and Advocates for Human Potential, Inc. (AHP) recently hosted a webinar to support FQHCs/LALs on how these new funding sources can be leveraged to set providers up for longstanding impact. The …

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PCDC Supports Legislation to Strengthen Primary Care in New York

Categories: Policy, Press Release
Primary care is undervalued and underfunded, despite evidence that it improves health outcomes and reduces costs. The Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) applauds the introduction of A.7230/S.6534. Introduced by Senator Gustavo Rivera, Chair of the Senate Health Committee [pictured right], and Assembly Member Richard Gottfried, Chair of the Assembly Health Committee [pictured left], the legislation …

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New York Senate Advances Bill to Expand Eligible Uses for the Community Health Care Revolving Capital Fund

Categories: Investment, PCDC News, Policy
The New York State Senate recently took action on a bill sponsored by Senate Health Committee Chair Gustavo Rivera and Assembly Health Committee Chair Richard Gottfried to increase flexibility and expand eligible uses of the New York State Community Health Care Revolving Capital Fund, which is administered by PCDC. The Senate Health Committee passed the …

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PCDC Urges CMS to Protect New York Safety-Net Providers and 340B Savings

Categories: Policy
PCDC submitted comments this month to the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in response to New York State’s Medicaid 1115 waiver extension request. The comments urge the federal administration to deny the state’s proposal to transition the state’s Medicaid pharmacy benefit from Managed Care to Fee-for-Service (FFS). If approved, the pharmacy transition, …

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PCDC Supports Addiction Treatment Services for Women with Children in Nashville, Tennessee

Categories: Investment
Renewal House, the only residential addiction treatment program for pregnant women and women and their children in Middle Tennessee, received a total of $9 million in New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC) to construct a new addiction treatment and mental health facility in Nashville. This 35,000 square foot inpatient and outpatient facility will allow Renewal House …

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