After Hospital’s Fall, a Health Center Grows in Harlem

Categories: Client Spotlight, Investment

When North General Hospital went bankrupt in 2010, it could have been a devastating blow to the Harlem community. But, thanks to the rapid response by the entrepreneurial Institute for Family Health (IFH) and PCDC’s New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC) program, Harlem now has a vibrant 37,000 square foot health center instead of a vacant …

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Harlem United Invests in Communities Through New Health Center, Mobile Vans

Categories: Investment, Press Release

Holistic Community Health Center and Harlem United Mobile Vans to Serve More Than 9,000 Homeless, HIV/AIDS Patients Press Release, JANUARY 28, 2013 Today, Harlem United announced that it secured $9.7 million in New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) financing, as well as a $500,000 low-cost loan from the Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) to build the Holistic Community …

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Keeping East Harlem Seniors in the Community

Categories: Investment

$4.2 million – ArchCare Senior Life – East Harlem, NY   With PCDC financing, ArchCare Senior Life, a managed long term care program that provides medical care to frail and under-served populations, opened its first PACE (Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly) Center in Central and East Harlem in November 2009. PCDC provided $4.2 …

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Hundreds of Rural Providers Adopt EHRS and Health Exchange

Categories: Client Spotlight

With support from a HEAL 10 grant, the Fort Drum Regional Health Planning Organization, which serves patients in rural communities in Northern New York is working with PCDC to help practices adopt electronic health records (EHR); achieve NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) recognition; achieve “meaningful use” of EHR certification; and exchange health information across provider settings. …

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Medical Home /Meaningful Use Collaborative for 12 NYC Safety Net Providers

Categories: Policy

The Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) and the Community Health Care Association of New York State (CHCANYS) recognized that for the next several years Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) have the opportunity to participate in two important initiatives that are expected to improve health care and bring financial incentives to providers, Patient Centered Medical Home …

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