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NCACH releases Request for Proposals for 2020 Opioid Awareness and Education Campaign

For immediate release - December 16, 2019 The North Central Accountable Community of Health (NCACH) is accepting applications from qualified agencies interested in implementing an awareness and education campaign/program on the opioid use and prevention in Chelan, Douglas, Grant, and Okanogan Counties. Through cross-sector, regional collaboration, NCACH is working to improve community health in North [...]

By | 2019-12-16T11:06:41+00:00 December 16th, 2019|NCACH News, Opioid|Comments Off on NCACH releases Request for Proposals for 2020 Opioid Awareness and Education Campaign

School-Based Opioid Prevention project leads announced

Ninety percent of people who abuse drugs began using before the age of 18. “Addiction is a pediatric disease” according to John Knight, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. Which is why NCACH’s Opioid Project has identified upstream prevention strategies as one of their top priorities to reduce opioid addiction and overdose [...]

By | 2019-09-10T13:35:37+00:00 September 10th, 2019|NCACH News, Opioid|Comments Off on School-Based Opioid Prevention project leads announced

Now investing in projects to improve health and wellness across North Central Washington

For immediate release -- July 2, 2019 The Coalitions for Health Improvement (CHI) and the North Central Accountable Community of Health (NCACH) are pleased to share a new funding opportunity for community partners! CHI Community Initiatives Funding is made possible by NCACH under the statewide Medicaid Transformation Project. In December 2018, NCACH allocated $450,000 to [...]

By | 2019-07-02T16:00:37+00:00 July 2nd, 2019|CHI, NCACH News|Comments Off on Now investing in projects to improve health and wellness across North Central Washington

Request for Proposals released – School-Based Opioid Prevention

For immediate release -- May 30, 2019 North Central Accountable Community of Health (NCACH) has released a request for proposal (RFP) to obtain proposals from qualified agencies interested in working with NCACH on the Opioid Use Public Health Crisis project, specifically addressing school-based opioid prevention, in Chelan, Douglas, Grant, and Okanogan Counties. The primary objectives [...]

By | 2019-06-04T08:52:35+00:00 May 30th, 2019|NCACH News, Opioid|Comments Off on Request for Proposals released – School-Based Opioid Prevention

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

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

Save the Date! 2018 Annual Summit date announced

Please Save the Date for our biggest event of the year! Friday, April 20, 2018 Wenatchee, WA A conference to share, inspire, and activate community members and stakeholders in North Central Washington's Medicaid Transformation. Hear NCACH Workgroups report progress on health care transformation project implementation across Chelan, Douglas, Grant, and Okanogan counties. Find out about [...]

By | 2018-02-06T15:22:00+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Events, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Save the Date! 2018 Annual Summit date announced
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