President Obama, in October 2011, challenged Community Health Centers to hire 8,000 veterans – approximately one veteran per health center site – over the next three years.
Using video storytelling and community health workers to provide health education across 52 languages.
Each year health center program grantees report on their performance using the measures defined in the Uniform Data System (UDS). 2011 data includes reporting for Look-Alikes.
The Federally Supported Health Centers Assistance Act of 1992 and 1995 granted medical malpractice liability protection through the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) to HRSA-supported health centers.
Technical Assistance (TA) is the provision of advice, assistance and training to ensure the successful development and operation of primary health care programs.
Health Center Outreach and Enrollment Assistance resources to help the 1,159 health centers that received more than $150 million in grant awards to help their uninsured patients and others gain affordable health insurance coverage.
State or Regional Primary Care Associations (PCAs) provide TA at the state or regional level and National Cooperative Agreements (NCAs) provide TA on a National level focused around national organizations and special or vulnerable populations.
HRSA-14-073 Affordable Care Act Patient Centered Medical Home - Facility Improvements (P-FI) Grant Program
HRSA-14-128 Service Area Competition-Additional Areas (AL, AZ, CA, CO, KY, MO, MS, MT, NC, NJ, NY, OK, OR, PA, PR, TN, and TX)
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