/NCACH News

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

Sourcing Local: Adopting Confluence Health’s Transitional Care Model across the region

NCACH’s Transitional Care and Diversion Interventions (TCDI) Workgroup focuses on emergency care. Specifically, how to divert someone away from the Emergency Department (ED) if they are not experiencing an emergency, and how to successfully transition someone from a hospital setting so that they are not readmitted for the original complaint. The TCDI Workgroup has been [...]

By | 2018-12-05T14:37:36+00:00 August 7th, 2018|NCACH News, TCDI|Comments Off on Sourcing Local: Adopting Confluence Health’s Transitional Care Model across the region

Fully Integrated Managed Care — the future of Washington’s Apple Health

Legislation passed in 2014 mandating that every county in Washington State transition to Fully Integrated Managed Care (FIMC) under the current Medicaid system by 2020. In simple terms, it means Apple Health (Medicaid) is shifting to whole-person care. Taking it a step further, it means that care is coordinated so that people get the help [...]

By | 2018-08-07T09:00:03+00:00 August 7th, 2018|FIMC, NCACH News|Comments Off on Fully Integrated Managed Care — the future of Washington’s Apple Health

Taking WPCC on the road

An account of the "WPCC Roadshow" from Whole Person Care Collaborative staff, Caroline Tillier and Peter Morgan: June was a fun month because we spent much of our time getting out in the field as part of our “WPCC Roadshow.” Our road to better health is a long one - both literally and figuratively! Fueled [...]

By | 2018-12-05T14:38:06+00:00 July 12th, 2018|Board & Staff, NCACH News, WPCC|Comments Off on Taking WPCC on the road

NCACH 2018 Rapid Cycle Opioid Project Applicants issued awards

The first round of Rapid Cycle Opioid Project applications were awarded a total of $97,390 at the June NCACH Governing Board Meeting. Awards ranged from $5,000 - $10,000 and will be disbursed for projects occurring between July - December 2018. The Rapid Cycle Opioid Project funding model was developed by the NCACH Regional Opioid Stakeholders [...]

By | 2018-10-17T09:32:18+00:00 July 2nd, 2018|NCACH News, Opioid|Comments Off on NCACH 2018 Rapid Cycle Opioid Project Applicants issued awards

NCACH now hiring a Capacity Development and Grant Specialist

June 18, 2018 -- North Central Accountable Community of Health seeks a Capacity Development and Grant Specialist to focus on building capacity to help support ongoing initiatives and work in the community that contributes to whole person health. This job will be responsible for engaging and helping community organizations focused on transportation and housing in [...]

By | 2018-06-18T11:05:30+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Board & Staff, NCACH News|Comments Off on NCACH now hiring a Capacity Development and Grant Specialist

NCACH selects lead agency for Pathways Community HUB

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- June 5, 2018 On Monday, June 4, the North Central Accountable Community of Health's Governing Board appointed local organization, Community Choice, to serve as the Pathways Community HUB. After reviewing and scoring the Request for Proposals submitted to NCACH to serve as the lead agency for the Pathways Community HUB in [...]

By | 2018-10-17T09:19:03+00:00 June 5th, 2018|NCACH News, Pathways HUB|Comments Off on NCACH selects lead agency for Pathways Community HUB

NCACH hiring a Whole Person Care Collaborative Manager

For immediate release: May 24, 2018 -- East Wenatchee, WA North Central Accountable Community of Health now seeking a highly motivated leader to join our team as the Whole Person Care Collaborative Manager. The Whole Person Care Collaborative Manager will manage the overall planning, coordinating, and execution of the Whole Person Care Collaborative. The Whole [...]

By | 2018-10-17T09:33:12+00:00 May 24th, 2018|NCACH News, WPCC|Comments Off on NCACH hiring a Whole Person Care Collaborative Manager

Celebrating successes at the 2018 Annual Summit

On April 20, 2018, over 200 partners in health convened in Wenatchee to attend the North Central Accountable Community of Health's Annual Summit.   Attendees ranged from health care providers, educators, elected officials, community-based organizations, local government, and law enforcement representatives. All came together to share, learn, network, and collaborate as we heard from a [...]

By | 2018-04-25T11:18:57+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Board & Staff, Events, NCACH News|Comments Off on Celebrating successes at the 2018 Annual Summit
X