PCMH Reflection: Altura Centers for Health

Categories: Capacity Building, Client Spotlight
The Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) provides consultation and technical assistance that enhances the ability of health care providers to deliver quality primary care. Through these services, PCDC has helped over 450 health centers achieve Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) recognition. One such provider is Altura Centers for Health, which worked closely with PCDC to provide …

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PCDC Provides Expert Assistance in New Empire State Patient-Centered Program

Categories: Capacity Building, PCDC News
The Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) is providing no-cost technical assistance to eligible practices as part of the New York State Patient-Centered Medical Home (NYS PCMH) Recognition Program, a customized PCMH Recognition Program that supports the state’s initiative to advance primary care through the medical home model and promote the Triple Aim: better health, lower …

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PCDC Urges NYS Legislators to Protect PCMH Incentive Program

Categories: Policy
PCDC is among several leading organizations urging New York State elected officials to oppose a $20 million reduction to Patient-Centered Medical Home incentive payments. The proposed cut in the 2018-19 budget would pose far-reaching consequences for primary care providers. “We are concerned that this cut would not only financially harm providers and impact patients’ access …

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Announcing School-Based Medical Home (SBMH) Recognition Program

Categories: Capacity Building, PCDC News
The first and only nationwide recognition program for school-based health centers — a concept developed in part by the Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) — has been approved by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). The School-Based Medical Home (SBMH) recognition program honors excellence in school-based health centers, setting the industry standard for coordinated …

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PCDC Coaches Assist in NCQA PCMH 2017 Training

Categories: Capacity Building, PCDC News
PCDC played an instrumental role at a recent three-day training for Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) 2017 standards, bringing creativity and close familiarity with the subject matter. Hosted by the National Committee on Quality Assurance (NCQA), the training at NYU drew more than 100 health professionals to learn more about the new standards, which were released …

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