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Storytelling Guide (2017). Resource Type: Other. Description: Storytelling helps share experiences of homelessness, and highlights the services that helped while facing homelessness and transitioning into housing. Sharing these experiences can demonstrate that homelessness can happen to anyone based on a health need, job loss, natural disaster, or domestic violence situation. People experiencing homelessness developed this guide as a tool to be used by others experiencing homelessness. More Details...

Steps to Success: A Toolkit for Community Health Centers Navigating a Capital Development Venture (2017). Resource Type: Toolkit. Description: This toolkit highlights eight planning activities, which are fundamental building blocks that create a foundation for smoother project completion, eliminating most of the guesswork, and allowing health centers to understand opportunities and risks. More Details...

Staffing Models, Program Elements, and Performance Expectations: A HITEQ Center Resource (2017). Resource Type: Publication. Description: The following document describes Quality and HIT staffing models for a low, middle, and high resourced health centers.  These models are intended to be both normative (e.g., How does my middle resource health center compare? Do I have all of these positions covered?) and aspirational (e.g., What benefits could we get if we move to the next level?).  The following document describes Quality and HIT staffing models for a low, middle, and high resourced health centers.  These models are intended to be both normative (e.g., How does my middle resource health center compare? Do I have all of these positions covered?) and aspirational (e.g., What benefits could we get if we move to the next level?).  Each model includes: Descriptions of staff Critical quality program elements at each stage How incentive payments could be allocated, and Performance expectations.  The model includes factors to consider when moving between stages and a staff position glossary to help define the different positions. As anyone who has worked in health centers knows, health centers are highly variable.  For this reason, this document is meant to help executives and quality staff think more deeply about their quality program.  It is not intended to be a literal guide. More Details...

Staff Orientation to the use of Health Information Technology (HIT) to achieve the Triple Aim - Part I: Part 1 of 3: Effectively Using Data to Improve the Patient Experience (2017). Resource Type: Publication. Description: A custom, health-center focused eLearning module for onboarding and orienting clinical and administrative health center staff to the Triple Aim and their important role in collecting accurate and timely information to support informed decision-making.  The first aim – Patient Experience – is addressed in this module with a focus on the many staff a patient interacts with during a visit who impact the patient’s care.  ** Please note that viewing issues have been identified when using the Internet Explorer 11 browser. The series is best viewed in either Chrome, Firefox, or IE Edge browsers. The series is best viewed in either Chrome, Firefox, or IE Edge browsers. More Details...

Staff Orientation to the use of Health Information Technology (HIT) to achieve the Triple Aim - Part II: Part 2 of 3: Effectively Using Data to Impact Population Health (2017). Resource Type: Publication. Description: A custom, health-center focused eLearning module for onboarding and orienting clinical and administrative health center staff to the Triple Aim and their important role in collecting accurate and timely information to support informed decision-making.   The second aim – Population Health – is addressed in this module with a focus on the use of data to improve the health of a population or sub-group of patients.  ** Please note that viewing issues have been identified when using the Internet Explorer 11 browser. The series is best viewed in either Chrome, Firefox, or IE Edge browsers.The series is best viewed in either Chrome, Firefox, or IE Edge browsers. More Details...

Staff Orientation to the use of Health Information Technology (HIT) to achieve the Triple Aim - Part III: Part 3 of 3: Effectively Using Data to Increase Healthcare Value (2017). Resource Type: Publication. Description: A custom, health-center focused eLearning module for onboarding and orienting clinical and administrative health center staff to the Triple Aim and their important role in collecting accurate and timely information to support informed decision-making.  The third aim – Value – is addressed in this module with a focus on using data to achieve the best outcomes for patients while decreasing costs.  ** Please note that viewing issues have been identified when using the Internet Explorer 11 browser. The series is best viewed in either Chrome, Firefox, or IE Edge browsers.The series is best viewed in either Chrome, Firefox, or IE Edge browsers. More Details...

Spotlight: The Health of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders Served at Federally Qualified Health Centers (2015). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This report examines patient demographics, utilization, and highlights the differences between AA&NHPI serving health centers when compared to national health center averages. Data analysis from this report highlight the multiple needs and barriers experienced by AA&NHPIs seen in AA&NHPI-serving health centers. AA&NHPI-serving health centers serve a statistically significant higher proportion of low-income, Medicaid, limited English proficient, prenatal, and AA&NHPI patients. These patients are also more likely to have TB, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, asthma, and abnormal breast and cervical findings. To address these social and medical needs, AA&NHPI-serving health centers are providing comprehensive primary medical and culturally and linguistically appropriate enabling services (ES) to improve quality and patient health outcomes More Details...

Spotlight on Capital Resources: Tax-Exempt Bonds (2013). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This publication describes tax-exempt bonds, including what they are, why health centers should consider using them to finance a capital project, eligibility, types of projects that can be financed, tax-exempt bond structures, and general steps for approval and issuance. More Details...

Spotlight on Capital Resources: New Markets Tax Credit Program Update (2015). Resource Type: Publication. Description: Serving as a follow up to Spotlight on Capital Resources: New Markets Tax Credit Program published in 2012, this update provides new information for health centers on how to qualify for the NMTC Program using the Targeted Populations regulations and how to “wind-up” a transaction. More Details...

Spotlight on Capital Resources: New Markets Tax Credit Program Extension (2016). Resource Type: Publication. Description: The third in a series of New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) Program resources published by Capital Link, this document focuses on the implications of the five-year NMTC program extension and includes the steps necessary for preparing to utilize NMTCs for a capital project, information on the new “one-day loan” structure constraints, and the feasibility of using a “developer fee” to increase investment. More Details...

Spotlight on Capital Resources: New Markets Tax Credit Program (2012). Resource Type: Publication. Description: The New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) Program has helped many community health centers cost-effectively finance their capital projects. This resource explains what the NMTC Program is, how this type of financing works, and provides a detailed example. More Details...

Spotlight on Capital Resources: Community Development Financial Institutions (2014). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This publication provides an overview of Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) and their role in providing capital to traditionally underserved businesses, including health centers. It describes the CDFI business model and information that community health center management should find useful as they prepare to seek financing from a CDFI. More Details...

Smoke Free Public Housing: Reducing Tobacco Use Among Public Housing Residents (n.a.). Resource Type: Archived Webinar. Description: No annotation provided by the authoring organization. More Details...

Shelter-Based Care for Homeless Populations (2018). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This issue explores innovative shelter-based health care programs and highlights best practices and lessons learned for effective collaborations with shelter staff and providing person-centered, trauma-informed health care in a shelter. More Details...

Shelter Health: Opportunities for Health Care for the Homeless Projects (2016). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This issue brief identifies certain health issues that can be particularly affected by shelter conditions, identifies opportunities for health centers to be engaged in local efforts to improve shelter health, and describes environmental health services supported by the federal Health Center Program. More Details...

Serving Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Persons: Establishing and Improving Models of Care for Those without Homes (2016). Resource Type: Publication. Description: Drawing from current literature and interviews conducted with health centers and a social support organization, this guide provides promising practices to consider when establishing or improving upon TGNC health services, including community needs, program structure, and funding. More Details...

Self-Care: Taking Care of Ourselves So We Can Take Care of Others (2017). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This resource offers examples of three innovative approaches that have been successfully implemented by health centers across the country. Each profile includes information on the population assessed, data collection methods, how findings were shared and applied, and lessons learned. Health centers can use this resource to apply proven strategies to the planning and implementation of their own needs assessment. More Details...

Selecting the Right Capital Project Financing: A Guide for Health Center Staff and Boards (2010). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This publication gives health centers and boards the information they need to determine the best mix of capital financing options for their projects. It includes comprehensive sections on factors that influence health center financing, including debt capacity and lending requirements, as well as sources of equity and debt financing and credit enhancement. More Details...

Security Risk Assessment: A HITEQ Privacy & Security Resource - New Templates Added May 2017 (2017). Resource Type: Template. Description: To successfully attest, providers must conduct a security risk assessment (SRA), implement updates as needed, and correctly identify security deficiencies. By conducting an SRA regularly, providers can identify and document potential threats and vulnerabilities related to data security, and develop a plan of action to mitigate them. More Details...

Section 2703 Health Homes and Health Centers: Providing Care for Chronic Conditions (2017). Resource Type: Publication. Description: This fact sheet provides an update on health home initiatives and PCMH More Details...

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