Community Health Centers of Arkansas Company Profile

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Community Health Centers of Arkansas, Inc. (CHCA), Arkansas Primary Care Association, is dedicated to increasing access to affordable, quality, and comprehensive primary and preventive health care services. CHCA represents 12 Community Health Center Organizations in Arkansas and their 58 locations.

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Community Health Center funding cliff could cause more than 100,000 jobs to be lost

(George Washington University) If the Community Health Center Fund is not restored, millions of patients served by community health centers may lose access to crucial health care and up to 161,000 job...

More Than 150 Lawmakers Ask Congress To Pull Community Health Centers Back From Funding Cliff

The federal money for the centers expired in September, and the letter from the bipartisan group of lawmakers says about 2,800 health center sites would close, “endangering the health care of about ...

Community Health Centers Caught In ‘Washington’s Political Dysfunction’

The centers, which serve 27 million people, get about 20 percent of their funding from the federal government. But that revenue is slated to end on March 31.

Viewpoints: Funding Is Needed For Community Health Centers; Move Mentally Ill Out Of Prisons

A selection of opinions on health care from around the country.

Viewpoints: Time To End Sexual Assaults On Patients; Where Is Funding For Community Health Centers?

Editorial pages highlight these and other health issues.

CMS Issues Split Decision On Arkansas Medicaid Waiver

A top Senate Democrat calls the move “a mockery of the HHS ethics process" after Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma did not recuse herself in the decision to appr...

Thousands of Medicaid Recipients in Arkansas Will Soon Be Required to Work

The Trump administration on Monday approved Arkansas' plan to require thousands of people on its Medicaid expansion to work or volunteer, making Arkansas the third state allowed to impose such res...

Arkansas resumes issuing birth certificates after brief halt

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas' governor ordered health officials on Friday to treat married lesbian and heterosexual couples the same when listing the parents on a birth certificate, in an e...

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Partnership Strategies of Community Health Centers: Building Capacity in Good Times and Bad.

Federally Qualified Health Centers--commonly referred to as Community Health Centers (CHCs)--serve as critical safety net providers for those who are uninsured or who may become uninsured. This policy...

From Dispensaries to Community Health Centers: Health Delivery Change Across the Twentieth Century.

This piece examines the historical forces and forebears that preceded, and helped shape, community health centers. Though the current iteration of community health centers date from the 1960s, their (...

Longitudinal Analysis of Racial/Ethnic Trends in Quality Outcomes in Community Health Centers, 2009-2014.

To monitor progress towards eliminating health disparities, community health centers have reported on hypertension control, diabetes control, and birthweight by race and ethnicity since 2008.

From Theory to Practice: A 2-Year Demonstration of the Community-Centered Health Home Model.

The Community-Centered Health Home (CCHH) model, developed by Prevention Institute, calls on health care organizations to contribute to improvements in community conditions that influence health such ...

Community Assessment for Public Health Emergency Response (CASPER): An Innovative Emergency Management Tool in the United States.

To demonstrate how inclusion of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Community Assessment for Public Health Emergency Response (CASPER) as a tool in Public Health Preparedness Capabilities...

Clinical Trials [4160 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

A Pilot Study of a Community Health Agent-led Diabetes Self-Management Program

This was a pilot study to assess the feasibility and acceptability of training Community Health Agents in Motivational Interviewing in real-life primary care centers.

Diet, Nutrient Status, and Food Insecurity

Arkansas has one of the highest rates for food insecurity and 27.7% of children in the University of Arkansas area are food insecure. In addition, more than 14% of children ages 2-4 are ob...

Evaluating Community Health Centers' Adoption of a New Global Capitation Payment

The investigators are conducting a prospective analysis of the Alternative Payment Methodology (APM) demonstration project sites. The investigators' goal is to conduct a cross project anal...

Trial of Provider-to-Patient Interactive Voice Response (IVR) Calls to Improve Weight Management in Community Health Centers (CHCs)

This study will test the effect of provider to patient interactive voice response (IVR) calls in local Community Health Centers within a weight management program.

Peer Support To Enhance The Shanghai Integration Model Of Diabetes Care: Extension & Dissemination

This project will develop a combined model of the Shanghai Integration Model and peer support, implement and evaluate it in ten Community Health Centers in Shanghai, disseminate the result...

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Community Health Centers of Arkansas

Community Health Centers of Arkansas, Inc. (CHCA), Arkansas Primary Care Association, is dedicated to increasing access to affordable, quality, and comprehensive primary and preventive health care ser...

Arcadian Health

Arcadian Management Services, founded in 1996, provides high-quality, cost-effective administrative infrastructure and management services to health care physicians, hospitals and health plans. In ord... is the official Web site of the state of Arkansas ( and a service of the Information Network of Arkansas offering more than 1100 state ...

Saints Medical Center

Saints Medical Center is a full service, acute care community hospital serving Greater Lowell and the Merrimack Valley since 1839. A 157-bed licensed medical center, Saints provid...

Biomedical Biotechnology Center (BBC)

The UAMS Biomedical Biotechnology Center (BBC) was established as a formal outgrowth of the interest in promoting Arkansas' biotechnology industry. The College of Medicine at the University of Arkansa...

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