Gala Honoree Spotlight: Kenneth A. Burdick

Categories: Events, PCDC News
A forthright belief guides Kenneth A. Burdick: Everyone deserves a healthy life. It is the defining theme of his nearly four decades in health care, including today at WellCare Health Plans. As CEO, Ken leads a mission to provide quality, government-sponsored care solutions for 4.4 million members nationwide, namely families, children, seniors, and those with complex medical …

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Gala Honoree Spotlight: Rose Duhan

Categories: Events, PCDC News
Rose Duhan made a public promise when appointed as Assistant Secretary for Health and Mental Health by Governor Andrew Cuomo in 2014: “I will work diligently to help and care for New Yorkers in need.” This commitment has defined her entire career, from leadership roles in state and local government to her current position as President and CEO …

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VIDEO: Primary Care Summit Highlights

Categories: Events, PCDC News
In February, PCDC hosted its Primary Care Summit on the topic of “Primary Care: What Really Matters in Health Care Reform.” Featured were Elisabeth Rosenthal, MD, editor-in-chief of the nonprofit Kaiser Health News and author of An American Sickness; Mitchell Katz, MD, president and CEO of NYC Health + Hospitals; and Louise Cohen, Chief Executive Officer of …

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PCDC-Financed Integrated Health Center Opening in Brooklyn

Categories: Client Spotlight, Investment
Next year, the Institute for Community Living (ICL) will open the doors to its new integrated health center in East New York — just over two years after PCDC helped finance the project. The center boasts 44,600 square feet of space and will be able to serve 9,700 patients, a 250 percent increase from ICL’s …

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PCDC Provides Expert Assistance in New Empire State Patient-Centered Program

Categories: Capacity Building, PCDC News
The Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) is providing no-cost technical assistance to eligible practices as part of the New York State Patient-Centered Medical Home (NYS PCMH) Recognition Program, a customized PCMH Recognition Program that supports the state’s initiative to advance primary care through the medical home model and promote the Triple Aim: better health, lower …

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