the mission of the RCHN Community Health Foundation (RCHN CHF) is to support and benefit community health centers and the communities they serve through strategic investment, outreach, education, and cutting-edge health policy research

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RCHN CHF’s initiatives aim both to address the unique challenges that community health centers face today, and support the development of opportunities to sustain CHCs in the future. << >>



By working in partnership to leverage opportunities and resources for community health centers, RCHN CHF is investing in our communities and in our future.

A membership organization representing community health centers and dedicated to expanding access to health care.


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The Geiger Gibson Program in Community Health Policy is a special initiative of Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University.


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A business development affiliate of NACHC, CHV offers products and services to meet the specific needs of CHCs.


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Understanding Data as an Asset, Not a Luxury


Feygele Jacobs and David Hartzband review the data implications of MACRA, MIPS and APM. In a rapidly transformation health care system, data awareness and strong information management capacity are essential to community health centers.

Community Health Centers: Caring for Our Nation’s Veterans


New data show that the number of veterans served by community health centers has increased by 43 percent in less than 10 years, and that nearly 9 in 10 health centers serve veterans.

Community Health Centers and Medicaid Payment Reform: Emerging Lessons from Medicaid Expansion States


New Collaborative report on Medicaid payment reform and CHCs highlights lessons learned in five expansion states.

National Health IT Week


National Health IT Week is an annual, collaborative forum showcasing the vital role of health information technology (HIT) in transforming healthcare across America. This year, the focus of the week’s activities is on four essential themes related to demonstrating and expanding the VALUE of HIT.