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Corporate Circle Continues to Grow

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Each year, PCDC hosts a multitude of programs designed to engage the primary care community in thoughtful discussion and transform the industry. These and other activities are made possible by PCDC’s Corporate Circle sponsors, who support PCDC’s mission to increase access to primary care for families in underserved communities. PCDC Corporate Circle sponsorships are available …

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What I learned About Increasing the Primary Care Spend

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A few weeks ago, I moderated a panel at our Primary Care Innovation Circle Annual Summit on how we can help primary care get the resources it needs to succeed. It was invigorating to share the room with so many people working in all aspects of primary care, and an honor to share the stage …

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Primary Care Innovation Circle Third Annual Summit Tackles Staggering Underinvestment in Primary Care

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Over 160 participants gathered Wednesday evening at the Primary Care Innovation Circle Third Annual Summit to take on the glaring underfunding of primary care. The event, titled Growing the Primary Care Share of Health Care Spending, was organized by the Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) and held at the New York Academy of Sciences in …

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DSRIP PPS Primary Care Plans to be Implemented

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PCDC’s “Principles of Primary Care” Inform State Action Primary care is essential to achieving success in New York State’s $7.4 billion Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment program (DSRIP), and so is measuring primary care investment and progress through DSRIP.   The NYS Department of Health (NYSDOH) now requires all DSRIP participating provider systems (PPS’s) to …

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Health Centers, Community Development Win in Federal FY16 Spending Act

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Community development financial institutions (CDFIs) such as PCDC play a critical role in financing the expansion of primary care. This includes making capital investments using New Market Tax Credits (NMTC) in federally qualified health centers (FQHCs) to meet the needs of patients who lack access to quality health services. Both FQHCs and CDFIs rely heavily …

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