Million Hearts Champion

The 2015 Hypertension Control Champions used evidence-based strategies and patient engagement to help their patients achieve blood pressure control rates at or above the Million Hearts target of 70 percent. The 18 Champions, ranging from small practices to large health care systems throughout the U.S., provide care to nearly 1.5 million adults. “Clinicians are our … Continued

Mental Health & the ACA

Access Community Health Center Receives Affordable Care Act Funding to Expand Behavioral Health Care Services.  Access Community Health Center (ACCESS), a federally qualified health center (FQHC) with primary care sites in Lower Manhattan and Southeast Bronx, was awarded $246,150 in Health Center Expanded Services funds through the U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services. On … Continued

Bridges to Diabetic Care

Community Health: Access Community Health Center Wins National Award for Care Innovation Orlando, Florida—August 23, 2015— AHRC Health Care Inc. dba Access Community Health Center was honored by BD, Direct Relief and the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) with an Innovations in Care Award at NACHC’s Community Health Institute and EXPO. Part of … Continued