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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PCDC Calls for Strengthening Primary Care Infrastructure in NYC Council Testimony

Categories: PCDC News, Policy
PCDC CEO Louise Cohen testified before the New York City Council Committee on Hospitals today, voicing support for strengthening the City’s primary care infrastructure in partnership with NYC Health + Hospitals (H+H). “PCDC strongly supports the investments made by H+H, the City Council, and the de Blasio administration to expand and build new community health centers to …

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PCDC Advocates for Primary Care Before New York State Legislature

Categories: PCDC News, Policy
On February 12, PCDC CEO Louise Cohen provided testimony at the New York state legislature’s joint budget hearing about the need for primary care. Below is the full testimony from the public hearing. “With overwhelming evidence of its positive impact on improving health care quality and outcomes while lowering health care costs, primary care is …

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Primary Care Development Corporation Chosen as Administrator for $19.5 Million New York State Community Health Care Revolving Capital Fund

Categories: Investment, PCDC News, Press Release

NEW YORK – The Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) announced that it has been named the administrator for a new $19.5 million Community Health Care Revolving Capital Fund in New York State. The fund was established in the New York State 2015-16 Enacted Budget under the authority of the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) …

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PCDC and Enterprise Community Loan Fund Support Community Health in the Bronx

Categories: Investment, Press Release

NEW YORK, N.Y., July 5, 2016 – The Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) and Enterprise Community Loan Fund (Enterprise) announced that they have closed on a loan that will enable Brightpoint Health to open a 16,000 sq. ft. federally qualified health center (FQHC) in the Bronx. The new site will be located in the Triangle …

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