Yearly Archives: 2018

Kennedy CHC Awarded $288,750 to Expand Substance Abuse and Behavioral Health Access

Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center is pleased to announce that it is the recipient of an award of $288,750 from the Fiscal Year 2018 Expanding Access to Quality Substance Abuse Disorder and Mental Health Services (SUD-MH) award from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Health Resource Services Administration (HRSA). Funding [...]

By |2018-09-26T08:26:28-05:00September 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

2018 Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Awardees Announced

The Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center proudly announces the 2018 Edward M. Kennedy Community Health awardees: Dr. Matilde Castiel, Commissioner of Worcester Health and Human Services, YMCA of Central Massachusetts, MetroWest YMCA, and Hockomock YMCA.  Each year, Kennedy CHC honors individuals and organizations making an impact on the health of the communities we serve, [...]

By |2018-09-10T10:16:41-05:00September 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Kennedy CHC Receives Health Resources & Services Administration’s Quality Improvement Award

Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center is pleased to announce its award of the Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) Quality Improvement Award.  Edward M. Kennedy is one of 1,352 community health centers across all U.S. states, territories, and the District of Columbia to receive the award.  These awards specifically recognize the highest performing health [...]

By |2018-08-21T09:13:37-05:00August 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Kennedy CHC earns “LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader” designation in HRC Foundation’s HEI

Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center earns “LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader” designation in HRC Foundation’s Healthcare Equality Index   Today, Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center announced their “LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader” designation from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC). The designation was awarded in the 11th edition of the Healthcare Equality Index (HEI), released [...]

By |2018-04-18T15:29:51-05:00April 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Kennedy CHC Receives (HRSA) 2017 Quality Improvement Award

Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center Receives Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) 2017 Quality Improvement Award The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) recognized Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center as a Health Center Quality Leader by awarding the organization with the 2017 Quality Improvement Award.  This award is given to health centers that [...]

By |2018-04-17T12:02:06-05:00April 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Edward M. Kennedy CHC Earns National Recognition for Patient-Centered Care

The Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center EARNS national recognition for Patient-Centered Care NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home™ standards emphasize enhanced care through patient-clinician partnership WASHINGTON, DC—The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) announced that the Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center, based in Worcester, Massachusetts has received NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for all [...]

By |2018-03-14T11:41:37-05:00March 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments