Community Health Centers Facing a Funding Cliff

Community health centers, like Family Health Centers, are facing a serious threat in FY 2016 (October 1, 2015) called the “primary care funding cliff.” CHCs are financed through a blend of patient revenue and federal grant funds, which are a mix of annual discretionary appropriations and mandatory funding.  In FY 2016, the mandatory funding for CHCs will end unless it is reauthorized […]

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FHC 2014 BBB Torch Award Winner for Large Nonprofits

On November 4, 2014 Family Health Centers was awarded the Better Business Bureau’s® 2014 Torch Award for Large Nonprofits.  The BBB® serving Louisville, Southern Indiana, and Western KY announced the winners and finalists at an awards ceremony held at the Olmsted in Louisville, KY.  The Torch Award is an honor for businesses and organizations that […]

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Family Health Centers Receives Behavioral Health Integration Grant

On August 6, 2014 Congressman John Yarmuth (KY-3) announced Family Health Centers was awarded a $250,000 Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Behavioral Health Integration grant. The grant is funded through the Affordable Care Act. Family Health Centers (FHC) will use this funding to expand its existing Behavioral Health Program.  Our model of behavioral health care […]

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2013 Annual Report and Audited Financial Statements

Family Health Centers has released its 2013 Annual Report and 2013 Audited Financial Statements. Click on the links below to view PDF versions of the reports.  Limited printed copies of the Annual Report are available, please email Melissa Mather (mmather@fhclouisville.org) to request a printed Annual Report. 2013 Annual Report 2013 Audited Financial Statements

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The Joint Commission certifies the Family Health Centers as a Patient Centered Medical Home

The Joint Commission has announced that the Family Health Centers has received its Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) accreditation.    This accreditation means the FHC has undertaken changes to our model of care to ensure patients are the center of how we practice medicine.  In order to receive accreditation FHC had to demonstrate the following five […]

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Rep. Yarmuth, Councilman David Tandy and Family Health Centers Break Ground on East Broadway Expansion

On December 6, 2013 Representative John Yarmuth (KY-3) and Councilman David Tandy (District 4) joined the Family Health Centers Board of Governors to break ground on its expanded East Broadway health center site.  The $6 million renovation and expansion is the largest project in Family Health Center’s history, and once completed will allow FHC to […]

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Get your Flu Shot!

Last year in Kentucky more than 300 people died from the flu, and more than 10,000 were ill.  The flu is deadly, and getting a flu shot early helps to protect you and your family. Everyone over 6 months old should get a seasonal flu shot every year to help avoid the flu.  This is […]

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Your Electronic Health Record

An electronic health record, or EHR, is your medical chart in an electronic or computerized format.  In 2013, Family Health Centers changed your paper medical chart to an EHR. What does EHR mean for you? Your provider will use a computer during your visits to record and store your medical information. EHR will make it […]

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