Project Renewal: Serving the Homeless

Categories: Capacity Building, Client Spotlight
New York City has over 60,000 homeless residents — most of whom are unable to access critical services, including health care. Homeless individuals’ first interaction with the health system is usually in the emergency room, often due to minor conditions that have deteriorated through lack of treatment. PCDC’s partnership with Project Renewal is helping offset …

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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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PCDC Marks 450th Patient-Centered Medical Home

Categories: Capacity Building, PCDC News, Press Release
Since 2008, PCDC’s content experts have provided strategic leadership, practice coaching, and technical assistance to community health centers, hospital outpatient centers, private practices, and special needs providers across the country. These services recently yielded an important milestone: 450 primary care practice sites will have achieved National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Patient-Centered Medical Home recognition …

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