NACHC’s Marilynne Mikulich contributed significantly to this article. One of the highlights of the Conference for Agricultural Worker Health is the Migrant Health Awards ceremony. As Paloma Hernandez, NACHC Chair Elect of the Board and CEO of Urban Health Plan in New York, said about this year’s awardees: “In a world that is increasingly beset …
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Clinical Innovation Awards Honor Chatbot, Screening, and Well-Child Projects
The Clinical Innovation Showcase is a platform for clinical care teams to share unique and impactful initiatives designed to reach Quintuple Aim goals.
Human-Centered Design and Health Center Innovation Intersect at the CHI & EXPO
This year’s CHI & EXPO features three different sessions about human-centered design that will dive deep into intentional innovation and illustrate how the process and mindset of HCD can help solve challenges at health centers, PCAs or HCCNs.
Speakers Offer Insights, Gratitude and Inspiration at the 2022 P & I Forum
One of the unexpected bonuses of the NACHC P & I is that is that it gives health center advocates a bit of a strategy reset as they gather and connect, share greetings over the chat and reflect beyond the struggles of day. The second day of P&I focused on prepping advocates in a Policy …
NACHC Kicks Off Virtual Policy & Issues Forum
This week hundreds of health center leaders from around the country are gathering virtually to assess the health care policy landscape. Usually the NACHC P & I is an in-person conference that takes place in the nation’s capitol. This year, however, COVID had other plans. Still, this socially distanced conference has attracted a slate of …
Highlights from 2021 CHI and EXPO
Taking place 18 months into a national public health emergency, the 2021 hybrid Community Health Institute (CHI) & EXPO gave participants an opportunity to connect with each other, reflect on lessons we’re learning during the pandemic, and ways to improve operations and enhance care going forward. Keynote Speaker Michael C. Bush explained that building a truly …
Day One of CHI: Passing the Gavel
In addition to offering rich educational opportunities, CHI is the annual meeting where we elect officers, assess the work of the past year, and look to the future.
The Hybrid 2021 CHI Is Underway
Health care leaders from around the country are gathering in person and virtually to chart a path out of the pandemic and assess the health care policy landscape.
Closing the Book on the Agricultural Worker Health Conference
This year we were honored colleagues who have advanced the health center mission and whose contributions have vastly improved the lives of America’s migrant and seasonal agricultural workers.
Health Centers Discuss COVID-19 Vaccine Strategies at the 2021 Policy and Issues Forum
At this year’s Policy and Issues Forum, community health center leaders came together to provide further detail for the “Health Centers and Underserved Communities: Vaccinations From First Mile to Last Mile” session.