Health Center Growth and Development
Whether you’re just starting a health center, or looking to expand the size and services of an existing center, the National Association of Community Health Centers is here to help. Through our Health Center Growth & Development (HCG&D) program, you can find resources to support the application and readiness process, regional and national training opportunities, and technical assistance.
This website contains resources to help you develop or strengthen governance structure, clinical services, administration, and finance. In addition, we provide information important to health centers regarding federal grant requirements and legislation.
If you can’t find what you need here, or need more information, contact Ted Henson, Director, Health Center Performance and Innovation at 301-347-0474.
Upcoming Training Events
Starting with Success: Building and Enhancing Your Health Center
January 14 – 15, | Long Beach, CA
Early registration deadline: December 23, 2019
Register here online NOW
NACHC is collaborating with the Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County (CCALAC) to present Starting With Success: Building and Enhancing Your Health Center. This 2-day, intensive training provides an in-depth look at the fundamentals of running a high-performing Health Center. This “Health Center 101” training provides an overview of the Health Center Program, the statutory and regulatory requirements stemming from Section 330 of the Public Health Service Act, and the Health Center Program Compliance Manual and Site Visit Protocol.
In addition, this training will also provide a high level overview of health center operations, governance, financial systems, and clinical service delivery models.
These projects were 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 individually noted 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.
Growth and Development Webinars
- Archived Webinar Series: Successfully Implementing HRSA’s Site Visit Protocol for the Operational Site Visit: A Two-Part Webinar Series for Health Centers (May 2019)
Key NACHC Resources
- Two-part e-learning course on Section 330 program requirements NACHC Grant Funding Course
- Coming Soon: The Role of the Board in Program Compliance
Available at MyNACHC Learning Center: