It’s the most wonderful time of the year! CMS Guidance for 2018

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! CMS Guidance for 2018

The Holidays are coming - good food, conversation, gifts, developing New Year’s budgets and strategies.  Wait – budgets and strategies?

Yes, you read right! Health centers can maximize their budgets (and thus their Mission) by reviewing Federal policy updates and reimbursement changes to FQHC’s.

Funding Announcements from HRSA: Ryan White & CHGME

Funding Announcements from HRSA: Ryan White & CHGME

Funding Announcements from HRSA Primary Health Care Digest. $2.36 billion in Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program grants, and $285 million to 58 children’s hospitals through HRSA’s Children’s Hospitals Graduate Medical Education (CHGME) Payment Program.

Unusual Hospital-FQHC Partnerships Address Payment and Access Issues

Unusual Hospital-FQHC Partnerships Address Payment and Access Issues

Teaching hospitals and FQHCs can partner to alleviate community healthcare provider shortages and reduce training costs.

Innovative healthcare leaders sometimes need to make unorthodox connections. Such is the case with a partnership that some organizations have been part of since the 1970s—a connection between teaching hospitals and federally qualified health centers (FQHCs) that offers financial advantages to both.