‘People Want to Come Here’: Tips from a Health Center CEO

Categories: Client Spotlight, Investment
Of the four community health centers founded or developed by Luisa Buada, perhaps one is most prominent: Ravenswood Family Health Center in East Palo Alto, CA. As Chief Executive Officer for the last 15 years, Buada has energized every facet of Ravenswood — including its transformation from a collection of modular buildings to a gleaming, …

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PCDC’s First Financing in Washington Brings Needed Dental and Behavioral Care

Categories: Investment, PCDC News
The Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) today announced the completion of its first financing in Washington State: a $15.2 million project that answers an urgent need for dental and behavioral health care. The financing enables Unity Care Northwest (UCNW), a federally qualified health center serving patients in Whatcom County, to address northwest Washington’s dentist shortage …

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PCDC’s First Financing in Georgia to Help Expand Primary Care for Children

Categories: Investment, PCDC News
The Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) today announced the completion of its first financing in Georgia: a $13 million-project partnership that will dramatically expand behavioral health services and integrated primary care, particularly for children. Headquartered in Atlanta, CHRIS 180 is a social services organization serving six counties in Georgia by providing behavioral health services for …

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PCDC Financing Supports $47M Expansion of Primary Care in Connecticut

Categories: Client Spotlight, Investment, PCDC News, Press Release
The Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) recently completed financing on a $47 million project that will dramatically increase access to primary care services across three key Connecticut cities. The financing enables Community Health Center, Inc. (CHC), Connecticut’s largest federally qualified health center (FQHC), to increase services by 60 percent, expanding its reach to an additional …

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In Conversation with a Pioneer: Dr. Jack Geiger

Categories: Other, PCDC News
Today community health centers serve 27 million patients at 10,000 sites across the country — all based on a concept that Dr. Jack Geiger created in the 1960s in rural Mississippi. At the Founders Reception on November 16, PCDC saluted Dr. Geiger for his pioneering work and lifelong insistence that health care is a basic human …

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