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Health Center Toolbox (2018). Resource Type: Toolkit. Description: This Performance Management and Governance Tool Box provides Health Center Program grantees with sample policies, procedures, forms, and other supportive documents specifically designed for the 19 Health Center Program Requirements, which include Needs, Services, Management & Finance and Governance. More Details...

Health Center Strategies for Addressing the Opioid Crisis: The Opioid Crisis and the Impact on Homeless Populations (2018). Resource Type: Archived Webinar. Description: Health Centers and supportive housing providers are confronting the opioid crisis head on in communities across the country with positive results. This webinar explores practical approaches and funding strategies to address the impact of the Opioid Crisis on homeless and vulnerable populations. More Details...

Health Center Stories (2017). Resource Type: Publication. Description: To give health centers insights on the capital development process, Capital Link regularly profiles health centers that have successfully completed their capital funding strategy. These client stories illustrate how health centers are striving to expand to meet the needs of their communities, using a wide variety of financing structures to achieve the goal of moving ahead with their capital projects. More Details...

Health Center Program is Increasing Access to Care Through Telehealth (2018). Resource Type: Publication. Description: A snapshot of the ways health centers are using telehealth in urban and rural service areas, as well as the most common barriers to implementing a telehealth program identified by health centers themselves. More Details...

Health Center on the Forefront of the Substance Use Treatment (2018). Resource Type: Publication. Description: An infographic showing how health centers have responded ot rising demand for substance use disorder (SUD)treatment and counseling during the ongoing opioid crisis. In addition to opioids and other SUDS, the infographic shows changes in other behavioral health services at health centers, including for alcohol dependence and tobacco cessation. More Details...

Health Center Investments in Enabling Services Associated with Better Outcomes (2017). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This factsheet provides analysis of the health center data from the 2015 Uniform Data System (UDS). The data highlights that enabling services staffing and costs are associated with better national quality measures, including higher rate of HbA1c < 8%, higher rate of controlled hypertension, higher cervical cancer screening, and higher child immunization rate. More Details...

Health Center EHR RFP Addendum (2016). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This is an addendum template to be added to an EHR Request For Proposal (RFP) to help health center further specify the EHR functionalities needed. You may also consider using the available template introductory letter for your RFP as well. For further guidance,&nbsp;this resource&nbsp;can help to guide your organization through the process of EHR procurement&nbsp;using&nbsp;a comprehensive tool such as the&nbsp;EHR Planning and Procurement Toolkit from the Massachusetts eHealth Institute (MEHI). This template is intended to be an addendum to the Request for Proposal (RFP) Template for Health Information Technology. This template can be used to add requirements specifically relating to the specialized requirements and operating environments of health centers. More Details...

Health Center Board Of Directors (BOD) Self-Assessment Tool: Meeting Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate (CLAS) Standards: Health Center Board Self-Assessment Tool: Culture and Language Access (2005). Resource Type: Toolkit. Description: This Board of Directors (BOD) assessment tool for health center leadership assists in identifying strengths and growth areas necessary for providing culturally and linguistically appropriate services at the health center. More Details...

Health and Public Housing: Supporting Smoke-Free Public Housing in Health Centers (2018). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This one-pager describes HUD's Smoke-Free Housing Rule in detail and provides next steps for health centers. More Details...

Health and Housing Partnerships: Making the Work: Online Tutorial: Step by Step Strategies for Health and Housing Partnerships (2017). Resource Type: Online Self-Paced Learning Modules. Description: This self-paced online class explores the importance and value of partnering with supportive housing providers, partner perspectives and goals, how to assess your organization and your partner organization, and how to make partnerships last. More Details...

Health and Housing Partnerships for Older Adults: Aging in Place in Supportive Housing (2017). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This case study profiles Health Centers serving aging and vulnerable populations in their communities More Details...

Health and Housing Partnership Profiles - Washtenaw MI: Case Study on Frequent User Intiatives in Washtenaw MI (2016). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This Profile focuses on Washtenaw MI, and the multiple health sector providers joined with local government and housing providers to target resources and services for the most vulnerable in the community as part of a series of real Health Center Case Studies engaged in effective Frequent User Initiatives in communities around the country. More Details...

Health and Housing Partnership Profiles - Orlando FL: Case Study on Frequent User Intiatives in Orlando FL (2016). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This Profile focuses on Orlando FL, and Orange Blossom Family Health - the Healthcare for Homeless Center in Orlando as part of a series of real Health Center Case Studies engaged in effective Frequent User Initiatives in communities around the country. More Details...

Health and Housing Partnership Profiles - Los Angeles CA: Case Study on Frequent User Intiatives in Los Angeles CA (2015). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This Profile focuses on Los Angeles CA and a multi-sector partnership to identify, house and provide services to the most vulnerable in the community as part of a series of real Health Center Case Studies engaged in effective Frequent User Initiatives in communities around the country. More Details...

Health and Housing Partnership Profiles - Houston TX: Case Study on Frequent User Intiatives in Houston TX, (2016). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This Profile focuses on Houston TX and Healthcare for Homeless - Houston as part of a series of real Health Center Case Studies engaged in effective Frequent User Initiatives in communities around the country. More Details...

HEALING HANDS:Best Practices and Considerations for Wound Care (2017). Resource Type: Publication. Description: Research has shown that people experiencing homelessness often experience acute wounds as a result of lacerations, injuries, fractures, stabbing or gunshot wounds, burns, frostbite, and chronic medical conditions such as diabetes. When these acute wounds are not adequately treated, they can evolve into chronic wounds, such as venous stasis ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, or intravenous (IV) drug use site infections. This issue of Healing Hands provides perspectives on the role of clinics, respite facilities, outreach teams, and community partnerships in facilitating improved wound care for people experiencing homelessness. More Details...

HEALING HANDS: Substance Use Among Youth Experiencing Homelessness (2016). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This publication addresses the connections between substance use, trauma, mental health, and homelessness, with a lens on the experiences of young people. It considers some barriers to engagement of care for youth who are using alcohol or drugs while experiencing homelessness, and provides practical, legal, and clinical perspectives on overcoming these barriers and assisting young people in accessing care through the use of concepts such as trauma-informed care, harm reduction, and building trusting relationships. More Details...

HEALING HANDS: Care Coordination for Individuals Experiencing Homelessness (2016). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This issue of Healing Hands discusses some of the benefits of care coordination as well as ongoing and emerging challenges for implementation of care coordination initiatives, and then presents several provider case studies that highlight solutions and emerging strategies in care coordination for clients experiencing homelessness. More Details...

HCH Costing Tool (2016). Resource Type: Toolkit. Description: Health Care for the Homeless (HCH) providers are uniquely challenged to effectively address the health care needs of individuals who face extraordinary hurdles to managing their care. This is complicated by the difficulty of determining the impact of individual programs and services, planning the best use of limited resources, and presenting a compelling, data-driven argument to potential funders. The HCH Costing Tool was created by economists and researchers Donald Shepard and Cynthia Tschampl at Brandeis University to address this issue and help HCH grantees conduct a cost-benefit analysis of existing and potential programs. More Details...

Hallmarks of High Performance: Exploring the Relationship between Clinical, Financial, and Operational Excellence at America's Health Centers (2016). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This analysis examined the operating models, strategies, and practices of high-performing health centers to better understand the factors that work for and against the co-occurrence of strong clinical performance and financial sustainability. More Details...

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