Staff Spotlight: Integrating Behavioral Health

Categories: Capacity Building
The benefits of integrated behavioral health are many — improved health, enhanced patient and provider experience, reduced costs — but implementation can be daunting for primary care providers. Among those best able to assist is Andrew Philip, Ph.D., LP. A clinical health psychologist and PCDC’s new Senior Director of Population Health, Dr. Philip brings extensive national experience …

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Project Renewal: Serving the Homeless

Categories: Capacity Building, Client Spotlight
New York City has over 60,000 homeless residents — most of whom are unable to access critical services, including health care. Homeless individuals’ first interaction with the health system is usually in the emergency room, often due to minor conditions that have deteriorated through lack of treatment. PCDC’s partnership with Project Renewal is helping offset …

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Staff Spotlight: HIV Prevention in Action

Categories: Capacity Building
On the frontline of PCDC’s HIV prevention work is Judy Lipshutz, MSW, RN, a Senior Project Manager with the High Impact Prevention (HIP) in Health Care team. Lipshutz is responsible for providing training and technical assistance to health care organizations across the country. Before joining PCDC in 2017, she was a prominent leader in developing …

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PCDC Selected as Mass DSRIP TA Marketplace Approved Vendor

Categories: Capacity Building, PCDC News
MA DSRIP
The Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) has been selected as an approved vendor in the Massachusetts Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) Technical Assistance (TA) Program and the TA Marketplace. Working with MassHealth Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) and Community Partners (CPs), PCDC’s team of content experts will help strengthen their delivery of quality, cost-effective, culturally …

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Challenges Facing HIV Care Organizations: How PCDC is Supporting Practices

Categories: Capacity Building, PCDC News
PCDC’s Sustainable Strategies for Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) Community Organizations project enhances access to high-quality HIV care and support services, particularly for low-income, underinsured, uninsured, and underserved people living with HIV (PLWH). Earlier this year, the Sustainable Strategies team conducted a comprehensive needs assessment to better understand the challenges facing AIDS Service Organizations (ASOs) …

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