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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Stellar Health & PCDC Partnership: Q&A on Supporting Providers in Their Shift Towards Value

Categories: PCDC News, Press Release, Technical Assistance
Stellar Health (“Stellar”) and the Primary Care Development Corporation (“PCDC”) today announced a partnership designed to help primary care providers thrive in the current value-based care world. Stellar, a value-based healthcare technology company, empowers practicing physicians and their care teams through a point-of-care platform that provides real-time actionable insights and meaningful financial incentives to drive …

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Hard to Catch Up: Don’t Forget Quality Improvement and Reporting Requirements throughout COVID-19

Categories: Technical Assistance
With the COVID-19 pandemic in its ninth month in New York City, primary care practices have needed to become masters of everything. They are concurrently responsible for regulatory reporting to Medicare, Medicaid, and health plans, developing COVID-19 testing protocols, planning for potential vaccination distribution, delivering telehealth services, restarting in-person services, and managing new remote workforces. The challenges continue to grow, …

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PCDC Clinical and Quality Partners: A New Identity for Changing Times

Categories: PCDC News, Technical Assistance
This week, Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) announced the Clinical and Quality Partners, a new identity for what was previously known as PCDC’s Performance Improvement team. The new name goes beyond semantics, says Isaac Kastenbaum [pictured], the team’s Vice President, who joined PCDC earlier this year. In a recent conversation, Kastenbaum talked about the importance of his …

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