Your Health Center is Missing Out by Not Hosting Residents – Here’s Why

Your Health Center is Missing Out by Not Hosting Residents – Here’s Why

Curiously, one type of collaboration that Health Centers often overlook is a partnership with a residency program. This is unfortunate, as partnering with a teaching hospital by hosting residents can provide many advantages for a Health Center.

Following are the benefits you’re missing out on by not hosting residents at your Health Center…

Happy National Health Center Week - And what to do if you forgot but still want to participate!

Happy National Health Center Week - And what to do if you forgot but still want to participate!

Happy National Health Center Week (NHCW)! This year's theme really is a great one: Celebrating Health Centers: Home of America's Health Care Heroes

The majority of our blog subscribers work at or with health centers so, if you're reading this blog, chances are, YOU are a healthcare hero - And we at FQHC Germane would like to say THANK YOU for all that you do! 

Why FQHCs need to pay attention to the "Patients Over Paperwork" Initiative

Why FQHCs need to pay attention to the "Patients Over Paperwork" Initiative

Although it might not be obvious on the surface, the proposed changes of the "Patients Over Paperwork" initiative could very well have far-reaching effects in the FQHC world, affecting reimbursements, quality programs, and more. 

Is your Board on-board for your next operational site visit?

Is your Board on-board for your next operational site visit?

If you’ve been following the FQHC Germane blog, you are aware (hopefully!) that 2018 has brought with it changes to the operational site visit (OSV) model.

Today we will focus on those changes specifically related to your Board of Directors, and how you can ensure that your Board is prepared to ace your next OSV.