PCDC in Action: Motivational Interviewing

Categories: Capacity Building, PCDC News
Funded by the CDC, PCDC’s HIP in Health Care team works throughout the country, helping expand and improve the delivery of HIV prevention services within clinical settings. Earlier this month, the team traveled to Tallahassee, FL, to train direct service providers of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). The ultimate goal: to increase PrEP use and adherence by …

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Community Development Financing Supports Housing Works’ Latest $4 Million Project

Categories: Investment
Residents of Manhattan’s Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood will soon have increased access to expansive health care, including behavioral and sexual health services, under one roof. Housing Works’ $4 million project will transform office space into a 7,300-square-foot, outpatient health care facility, supported by financing from the Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) and Nonprofit Finance Fund (NFF). The …

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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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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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‘Getting to Zero’: PCDC in Mississippi

Categories: Capacity Building, PCDC News
Earlier this month, PCDC’s Mazdak Mazarei and Brandon Harrison drove 500 miles over three days in Mississippi. Their purpose: beginning new partnerships that will help improve HIV prevention services in the region. Across visits to five federally qualified health centers (FQHCs), Mazarei and Harrison — both part of PCDC’s High Impact Prevention (HIP) in Health …

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