Screening for ACEs: Q&A with PCDC’s Yael Lipton

Categories: PCDC News, Technical Assistance
Providers want their patients to feel their best physically and mentally. So, if they could dramatically improve treatment plans and health outcomes for their patients, they would want to do that, right? Recently, there has been increased recognition of the role trauma and adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) play in both the physical and mental health …

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PCDC Awarded Grant from Wells Fargo to Support Small Primary Care Practices in Disinvested Communities

Categories: PCDC News, Press Release, Technical Assistance
Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) was recently awarded a grant from the Wells Fargo Foundation Open for Business (OFB) program to provide training and technical assistance (TA) to minority-owned and operated primary care practices to aid in their recovery from the pandemic’s economic and community health impact. Small primary care practices are vital to communities, …

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Addressing Sleep Health in Primary Care: An Expert Conversation on a New Future for Sleep Health in America

Categories: Technical Assistance
Over 2,000 primary care and behavioral health professionals woke up to the importance of addressing sleep health through integrated care 2021 SAMHSA-funded virtual series on sleep. Now, join PCDC as we welcome the National Center for Sleep Disorders Research at the NIH’s National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Dr. Marishka Brown [pictured], for an intimate …

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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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The American Rescue Plan Act and FQHCs: An Opportunity to Bolster Much Needed Primary Care Access

Categories: Investment, PCDC News, Policy, Technical Assistance
With the recent passing of the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) and provider organizations will receive funding from the federal government. The U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) will allocate over $6 billion to Health Center Program award recipients. Additional funding for FQHC Look-Alikes, Health Center Controlled Networks and …

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