Starting with Success: Building and Enhancing Your Health Center

2019 Starting With Success: Building and Enhancing
Your Health Center (SWS)
January 9 – 10 | New Orleans, LA
Early bird registration ends December 19!
Delivery Method: Group Live
Prerequisites and or PreWork: None
Program Level: Basic
Starting with Success: Building and Enhancing Your Health Center (SWS) is a 2-day, intensive training that provides an in-depth look at the essentials of running a high-performing federally qualified health center (FQHC). SWS provides an overview of the Health Center Program, the statutory and regulatory requirements stemming from the Section 330 of the Public Health Service Act, and the Health Center Program Site Visit. Featuring a panel of national experts from the Bureau of Primary Health Care, current and former health center leaders, and staff from the National Association of Community Health Centers, Starting With Success is a comprehensive  “Health Center 101” for new health centers.
By the end of this 2-day training, participants will be able to:
  • Provide health center leaders with a fundamental understanding of HRSA’s Health Center Program.
  • Review BPHC’s Compliance Manual and Site Visit Protocol.
  • Outline the key components of a high-performing health center’s finances, operations, and service delivery models and highlight promising practices.
Who Should Attend?
This training is targeted toward a broad range of health center leaders including CEOs, COOs, CFOs, Practice Administrators, Site Managers, Compliance Officers, and others.
NACHC encourages the following types of staff/organizations to attend this training:
  • New leaders from existing health center program grantees and FQHC Look-Alikes.
  • Veteran health center leaders from existing health center program grantees and FQHC Look-Alikes in new roles or who are looking for a refresher on the health center program, program requirements, and promising practices.
  • Leaders of organizations interested in becoming a health center program grantee and that are looking for an in-depth primer on the health center program.

Learning Objectives
By the end of this 2-day training, participants will be able to:
  • Provide health center leaders with a fundamental understanding of HRSA’s Health Center Program.
  • Review the BPHC’s Compliance Manual and Site Visit Protocol
  • Outline the key components of a high-performing health center’s finances, operations, and service delivery models and highlight promising practices.
  • Target Audience This training is targeted toward a broad range of health center leaders including CEOs, COOs, CFOs, Practice Administrators, Site Managers, Compliance Officers, and others.
Speakers Include:
Dr. Barrett Hatches, PhD, CEO, Hatches Consulting, LLC
Olivia Shockey, Director, Expansion Division, Bureau of Primary Health Care, HRSA
Gervean Williams, Director, Health Center Financial Training, National Association of Community Health Centers
Marcie Zakheim, Partner, Feldesman Tucker Leifer Fidell
 
Training Dates:  January 9–10, 2019
Registration Costs:
Early bird  registration fee: $575 if received by December 19, 2018
Regular and on-site registration fee: $675 if received after December 19, 2018
Last day to register online:  January 2, 2019
Registration fee includes continental breakfast, lunch, and snacks for morning and afternoon breaks.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $6,375,000 with 31 percentage financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.

Contact Information

For information on this training, contact trainings@nachc.org.
Hotel Information
Omni Royal Orleans Hotel
621 St. Louis Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
Telephone: (504) 529-5333
Room Rate: $149 per night (single/double) + taxes
Hotel Reservation Cut-off Date: December 19, 2018
*NACHC has negotiated a discounted rate of $149 a night, which will be honored until December 19, 2019, or until the block has sold out – whichever occurs first.
Reservations
Call – in:  Please call the hotel at 1-800-578-0500 to book a room in our housing block
The nearest airport is Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (Airport code MSY), which is 8 miles away from the
Omni Royal Orleans Hotel.
The Omni Royal Orleans does offer a shuttle service, which you can schedule at https://www.airportshuttleneworleans.com/

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