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Data Talks: Pay for Performance (P4P) Measures

At the November Board Meeting, we shared some information from the Health Care Authority with our Pay for Performance (aka P4P) baseline metrics. The Medicaid Transformation Project (MTP) framework has lots of layers and it can feel overwhelming to understand. Some of you probably can’t wait to catch up on reading the 138-page Measurement Guide [...]

By | 2018-12-19T10:42:46+00:00 December 19th, 2018|Data, HCA Updates, NCACH News|Comments Off on Data Talks: Pay for Performance (P4P) Measures

Call for Presenters at the 2019 NCACH Annual Summit

The North Central Accountable Community of Health (NCACH) is requesting proposals for presentations for the 2019 Annual Summit, hosted April 12, 2019 in Moses Lake, WA. The conference is an opportunity for leaders, healthcare providers, healthcare consumers, community-based organizations, staff, board members, stakeholders and policy makers to network, learn and share with their peers. The [...]

By | 2018-12-05T16:33:06+00:00 December 6th, 2018|Events, NCACH News|Comments Off on Call for Presenters at the 2019 NCACH Annual Summit

NCACH Governing Board approves funding for local health initiatives, to be managed by the Coalitions for Health Improvement

December 3, 2018 --  NCACH's Governing Board passed a motion allocating $450,000 to be invested in local and regional health initiatives in 2019. Project criteria and funding allocations will be managed by NCACH's three Coalitions for Health Improvement (CHIs). Funding is intended to strengthen community-clinical linkages, address the social determinants of health, reduce barriers to [...]

By | 2018-12-05T16:22:33+00:00 December 5th, 2018|CHI, NCACH News|Comments Off on NCACH Governing Board approves funding for local health initiatives, to be managed by the Coalitions for Health Improvement

Coalitions for Health Improvement survey results published

For immediate release -- November 28, 2018 NCACH's three Coalitions for Health Improvement (CHIs) recently released survey results from their community feedback survey issued in June 2018. The survey consisted of 13 questions and was open for responses between June 30 - July 31, 2018. Questions were focused on identifying local level barriers, opportunities, assets, [...]

By | 2018-11-26T16:37:39+00:00 November 28th, 2018|CHI, NCACH News|Comments Off on Coalitions for Health Improvement survey results published

NCACH now hiring Practice Facilitators

For immediate release -- November 27, 2018 The North Central Accountable Community of Health (NCACH) is hiring a Whole Person Care Collaborative Practice Facilitator to support each stage of practice transformation in a clinical setting from design to implementation to spread of best practices. They work with clinical teams comprised of leadership, clinicians and frontline staff. [...]

By | 2018-11-27T12:59:23+00:00 November 27th, 2018|Board & Staff, NCACH News, WPCC|Comments Off on NCACH now hiring Practice Facilitators

NCACH Opioid Project seeking Request for Proposals for Opioid Awareness and Education Marketing Campaign

For immediate release -- November 26, 2018 The North Central Accountable Community of Health (NCACH) is accepting applications from qualified agencies interested in working with NCACH to develop a social marketing campaign to raise awareness and education on the opioid crisis and opioid use in Chelan, Douglas, Grant, and Okanogan Counties. Through cross-sector, regional collaboration, [...]

By | 2018-11-26T16:50:21+00:00 November 26th, 2018|NCACH News, Opioid|Comments Off on NCACH Opioid Project seeking Request for Proposals for Opioid Awareness and Education Marketing Campaign

NCACH submits Implementation Plan to the Health Care Authority

October 31, 2018 North Central Accountable Community of Health recently submitted its Project Implementation Plan to the Washington State Health Care Authority on October 1st. These plans provide details on how ACHs will implement transformation activities in their regions. See North Central Accountable Community of Health's Implementation Plan here. As part of the Healthier Washington [...]

By | 2018-10-31T09:55:23+00:00 October 31st, 2018|HCA Updates, NCACH News|Comments Off on NCACH submits Implementation Plan to the Health Care Authority

NCACH releases second round of Rapid Cycle Funding Applications to address opioid use public health crisis in North Central Washington

For immediate release -- October 4, 2018 The North Central Accountable Community of Health (NCACH) is accepting applications from partners who are interested in implementing projects under the Medicaid Transformation to Address the Opioid Use Public Health Crisis in one or more of the following counties: Chelan, Douglas, Grant, and Okanogan Counties. Through cross-sector, regional [...]

By | 2018-10-08T08:52:04+00:00 October 4th, 2018|NCACH News, Opioid|Comments Off on NCACH releases second round of Rapid Cycle Funding Applications to address opioid use public health crisis in North Central Washington

NCACH hires Capacity Development and Grant Manager

Please join us in welcoming the newest member of the NCACH team! Tanya Gleason was recently hired as our Capacity Development and Grant Manager, a position that was created based on feedback solicited from our four-county region. Tanya's role will be to focus on supporting local organizations in building the infrastructure needed for sustainable programs, [...]

By | 2018-12-05T14:36:40+00:00 October 3rd, 2018|Board & Staff, NCACH News|Comments Off on NCACH hires Capacity Development and Grant Manager

Stories of Recovery – NCACH staff attend National Recovery Month in Okanogan County

The day was filled with hope and resilience as one by one, stories of recovery were hung on the wall of the Agriplex at the Okanogan County Fairgrounds. They ranged from personal stories of addiction to those affected by a family member’s use, but all are powerful and remind us why celebrating recovery is so [...]

By | 2018-12-05T13:56:22+00:00 October 2nd, 2018|Events, NCACH News, Opioid|Comments Off on Stories of Recovery – NCACH staff attend National Recovery Month in Okanogan County
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