Clinical News & Events

Learn about upcoming events and read the latest news affecting community health center professionals.

New Resources

Health Care Delivery SMBP Implementation Guide is designed to help health care delivery organizations implement SMBP into practice or optimize existing SMBP processes.

Transforming Primary Care for LGBT People Toolkit compiles promising practices around identifying LGBT patients and engaging LGBT patients in culturally responsible, clinically competent care. Priority interventions are supported with implementation tips, tools, and resources.

AHRQ Evidence-Based Practice Center provides products for health professionals to improve the delivery of care.

Advancing Quality Family Planning Practices: A Guide For Health Centers provides guidance to health centers wishing to expand and improve access to quality family planning and reproductive health services in their community. Contact Ellen Robinson for free print copies.

NACHC Population Health Management Fact Sheets
Population Health Management Overview
Patient-Centered Access Team-Based Care
Care Management Care Coordination
Quality Improvement/Performance Measurement
What Governing Boards Need to Know

The Denver Prevention Training Center (Denver PTC) has partnered with NACHC, with funding from CDC, to provide no-cost HIV prevention capacity building services. They can work together with Primary Care Associations, health center controlled networks, and health centers to assess and improve current HIV prevention services based on organization goals for HIV services. Email Ellen Robinson for more information.

Recent Publications

Improving Identification and Diagnosis of Hypertensive Patients Hiding in Plain Sight (HIPS) in Health Centers examines the use of algorithmic logic for identifying patients with possible undiagnosed hypertension to improve hypertension detection and diagnosis in health centers.

Upcoming Events

Training for New Clinical Directors (TNCD)
October 18-19, Denver, CO
Co-hosted by Community Health Association of Mountain/Plains States (CHAMPS) and Northwest Regional Primary Care Association (NWRPCA)

Training for New Clinical Directors (TNCD)
November 2-3, Kansas City, MO
Hosted by the Kansas Association for the Medically Underserved (KAMU)