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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Reproductive Health Care is a Well-Established Component of Primary Care

Categories: PCDC News, Press Release
“Reproductive health care is a well-established component of primary care.”1 Primary care saves lives, improves individual and community health, and is essential to achieving health equity. High-quality, comprehensive primary care includes the full suite of physical and behavioral health services people need to live healthy, productive lives. Reproductive health care, including abortion, is an essential …

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VIDEO: Virtual Primary Care Summit Highlights

Categories: Events, PCDC News
In November 2021, the Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) hosted its virtual Primary Care Summit about “Closing the Equity Gap: Intentional Investing in Primary Care.” This livestreamed event featured panelists Charlene Wong, MD, MSHP, Assistant Secretary for Children and Families at the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, and Shelina Davis, MPH, MSW, …

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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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PCDC Announces New Leadership in Capital Investment and Finance & Administration

Categories: Investment, PCDC News, Press Release
PCDC is pleased to announce the recent appointment of two new executives. Dana Reed joins PCDC as Managing Director, Capital Investment, and Daniel J. Lehman will be PCDC’s Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Both appointments followed highly competitive national searches led by a search firm. “I am thrilled to round out PCDC’s executive …

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