Make the Case for Health Centers


The Cliff is Fixed!

Thank Your Members of Congress for Supporting Health Centers and Taking Action to Fix the Cliff.

Read the NACHC statement and check out our successes leading up to the cliff fix below.

In the House:

In the Senate:

  • Access the list of Senate cosponsors for the Bipartisan CHIME Act of 2017 here.
  • See the final list of Senators who signed the Blunt-Stabenow Health Center Funding Cliff letter here.

Health Center Funding Cliff News and Media Coverage 

Get latest news & media coverage on the Health Center Funding Cliff from around the country. 

Health Center Funding Information

One Pager: Health Centers Are Increasing Access But Need Stability

State Economic and Employment Losses If Community Health Center Funding Is Not Restored
Geiger Gibson / RCHN Community Health Foundation Research Collaborative

State Level Resource: The Health Center Funding Cliff and Its Impact

This resource, complete with a map and detailed table, provides estimates of the overall impact of the health center funding cliff on patients, staff, and revenue at the state level.

Explainer Chart – Health Center Funding Cliff
Check out a visual representation of the cliff.

Explainer – mandatory vs. discretionary funding
Understand two important components of federal health center funding.

NACHC March 2016 Policy Paper – Investing in Community Health
Read NACHC's policy paper regarding the importance of sustainable federal funding for health centers. 

Health Center Info & Data

Fact_Sheet.pngAmerica’s Health Centers Fact Sheet

Get the latest information and statistics regarding the Health Centers Program.

Fact_Sheet.pngState-level Data, Fact Sheets and Maps 

Check out health center information specific to your state.

Fact_Sheet.pngHealth Center Congressional District Maps/Fact Sheets 

Visualize where health centers are located on a district level.

Fact_Sheet.pngCommunity Health Center Chartbook, June 2017

View graphs, charts, and more with federal health center data. 

Fact_Sheet.pngInfographic: Providing Quality Care, Producing Results

 Fact_Sheet.pngInfographic: Economic and Community Impact of Federal Health Center Funding

Additional Advocacy Tools & Materials

Advocacy Centers of Excellence Program
Institutionalize advocacy at your health center by completing the steps in the ACE program.

Save_the_date_orange.png 2017 NACHC Congressional Calendar

Fact_Sheet_Orange.png New Member Guide


Medicaid and Health Centers Information

NEW: Medicaid impact statement
Generate a printable infographic demonstrating the impact of Medicaid at your health center.

Health Centers and Medicaid Fact Sheet
Understand how health centers generate value for Medicaid.

FQHC Prospective Payment System One-Pager
Take a look at the basics of the unique PPS rate to health centers.

Partnership for Medicaid homepage
Explore information and resources from this national coalition NACHC participates in focused on preserving and improving the Medicaid program.



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