Grants & Programs
Connecting Kids to Coverage
Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) offer free or low-cost health coverage for kids and teens up to age 19. You can apply for and enroll in Medicaid or CHIP any time of year. If you qualify, your coverage can begin immediately. Enroll now. Why wait?
Our Million Hearts Program is designed to identify those who may be at risk for stroke and/or heart disease. The goal of this program is to include preventive strategies into your treatment plan that will reduce your risk of having a stroke and/or heart disease.
What is HOP?
Healthy Outcomes Plan (HOP) Program is a state funded program and the Outreach and Enrollment Coordinator works in conjunction with the Regional Medical Center’s HOP Coordinator to identify patients who are chronically ill and uninsured. Family Health Centers, Inc. schedules initial appointments for screenings and medical home assignments. HOP requires the patient to complete enrollment forms and the determination to be accepted into the program is handled by the Hospital HOP Coordinator. Eligible patients are reviewed every six months for continued participation in the program.
U.S. Health and Human Services for Health IT Grant Program
Family Health Centers, Inc. recently received a grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for Health IT to further advance healthcare reform goals, including much-needed up-skilling for healthcare workers and facilities in health IT related fields. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is the U.S. government’s principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves. The mission of HHS is to enhance the health and well-being of Americans by providing for effective health and human services and by fostering sound, sustained advances in the sciences underlying medicine, public health, and social services.
Accountable Care Organization
Family Health Centers, Inc., also participates in a Medicare Shared Savings Program called Accountable Care Organization (ACO). An ACO is a group of doctors, hospitals, and/or other health care providers working together with Medicare to give you better, more coordinated service and health care.
Screening, Brief Intervention, & Referral to Treatment
FHC provides Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) to all our Medicare patients, SBIRT is an approach to the delivery of early intervention and treatment to people with substance use disorders and those at risk of developing these disorders.
You may qualify for Medicaid benefits upon reaching age 65, we will assist you with applying for Medicaid. If you do qualify for Medicaid, you may not have to pay a co-payment/or pay a very small amount for health care.