Q&A: How Primary Care Can Stop HIV – and How Health Centers Can Receive Free Assistance

Categories: Other, PCDC News

Integrating HIV screening into primary care has never been more critical. Advances in HIV diagnosis, treatment, and prevention promise to dramatically alter the course of HIV for individuals and communities — with HIV testing the gateway to these services. Sarah Blust [pictured], Program Director of PCDC’s High-Impact Prevention (HIP) in Health Care program — a national …

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Senate Repeal Bill Threatens Primary Care Infrastructure

Categories: PCDC News, Policy

Surprises are few in the Senate GOP’s bill to end Obamacare, which was released yesterday after a clandestine drafting process that excluded Democrats and many Republicans. Echoing the House repeal bill — which President Trump recently described as “mean, mean, mean” — the new legislation would destabilize insurance markets, weaken the primary care system, and …

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Through PCDC Financing, Apicha Opens Doors to Expanded Facility

Categories: Client Spotlight, Investment, PCDC News

Apicha Community Health Center unveiled its dramatically enhanced facilities in Lower Manhattan this week, following an expansion financed in large part by the Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC). Left to Right: New York City Councilman Daniel Dromm Apicha CEO Therese R. Rodriguez PCDC CEO Louise Cohen The renovation more than doubles Apicha’s number of exam …

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PCDC Urges: ‘No ACA Repeal Without a Plan!’

Categories: PCDC News, Policy

This week our new Congress will begin the process of repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA). At this time, it appears that there is no plan for its replacement, a delay of which could have a devastating and destabilizing effect on our health care system. The foundation of the ACA is increased access to both …

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