CHCACT at the Capitol!

  • 3 February

CHCACT is at the State Capitol! The CHCACT display is in the concourse between the Legislative Office Building and the State Capitol for the first two weeks of February. Check it out! Can’t make it to the Capitol? View our posters here.      

This Week in CHCACTion! January 4, 2017

  • 4 January

  January 4, 2017   This Week in CHCACTivities — Happy 2017! As we begin the New Year, both Congress and the CT General Assembly have gotten underway. CHCACT will be paying close attention to action at the federal level, with help from our partner, the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC). You’ve probably […]

This Week in CHCACTion! December 29, 2016

  • 29 December

December 29, 2016   This Week in CHCACTivities Did you know? In 2016, CHCACT, through the integrated Children, Youth and Family AIDS Network (CYFAN), a group of Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) provided HIV care services to over 600 HIV+ women and youth throughout Connecticut.  CYFAN providers are located in Bridgeport, Hartford, New Haven, Torrington […]

This Week in CHCACTion! December 21, 2016

  • 21 December

December 21, 2016   In 2016, CHCACT launched Prescription for Leading Yourself & Others, a leadership development initiative for mid-level managers of the CT Federally Qualified Health Centers. For the past eight months, the program participants convened for modules about communication & emotional intelligence, coaching & accountability, teambuilding, change management, conflict & stress management, cultural […]

This Week in CHCACTion! November 21, 2016

  • 14 November

November 21, 2016   This Week in CHCACTivities I’ve just returned from the PCA Conference/HCCN Peer to Peer Meeting in sunny Los Angeles, where leaders from NACHC and CHCACT’s sister organizations from across the country discussed upcoming trends for FQHCs. Of course, much of the discussion centered around potential changes to Medicaid and the ACA […]

This Week in CHCACTion! November 8, 2016

  • 8 November

November 8, 2016   This Week in CHCACTivities Happy Election Day! Today Connecticut residents vote for President/Vice President, as well as Congress, one US Senator and all state legislators. Don’t forget to exercise your right to vote. You may check your voter registration status, as well as where to vote, here. If  you have not yet registered […]

This Week in CHCACTion! November 1, 2016

  • 1 November

November 1, 2016   This Week in CHCACTivities Welcome to November – and the start of Open Enrollment for health insurance! FQHCs around the state are geared up and ready to help consumers enroll in either Access Health CT qualified health plans or in HUSKY. To find one close to you, click here. If you are a Certified Application Counselor and […]

This Week in CHCACTion! October 24, 2016

  • 24 October

October 24, 2016   This Week in CHCACTivities As October winds down, CHCACT continues to celebrate Corps Community Month! This past week, CHCACT met with medical students from Quinnipiac University to share information about primary care careers and National Health Service Corps loan repayment and scholarship opportunities. We hope you will join us on Thursday, October […]

This Week in CHCACTion! September 26, 2016

  • 26 September

September 26, 2016   This Week in CHCACTivities Connecticut’s federally-qualified health centers (FQHCs) have been all over the news this past week, with Fair Haven, CS-Hill and the Greater Danbury Community Health Center all making the news for innovative programs and education for the community. Last week, both Optimus and Southwest Community Health Center had big celebrations […]