Pueblo Community Health Center (PCHC) announced an infusion of $50,000 in emergency grant funding from the medical aid organization Direct Relief, in partnership with the National Association of Community Health Centers. PCHC was among 518 federally qualified health centers to receive funding through Direct Relief’s $25 million COVID-19 Fund for Community Health, which recognizes the profound effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the finances, services, staff, and patients of community health centers.
Pueblo Community Health Center (PCHC) has received a $25,000 grant from the Caring for Colorado Foundation in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Identified as an organization that is a critical partner in providing health services, the award is to help support the needs of the organization’s school-based wellness centers and provide stability during this challenging time.
Pueblo Community Health Center (PCHC) is pleased to announce that Pat Quillen, RN, BSN, MSN, CNM, has been nominated for the 2020 Nightingale & Luminary Award. Presented by the Colorado Nurses Foundation, this award is Colorado’s highest nursing honor, and it recognizes nurses who advance their profession and positively impact their community in exceptional ways.
Pueblo Community Health Center Foundation (PCHCF) hosted its annual fundraiser on October 18, 2019 at Pueblo Community College with the generous support of presenting sponsor, Laboratory Corporation of America.
The newest Pueblo Community Health Center School-Based Wellness Center (SBWC) celebrated its grand opening on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at Chávez-Huerta K-12 Preparatory Academy (CHPA).
Pueblo Community Health Center (PCHC) is pleased to announce that they have been named a Health Center Quality Leader awardee by the Health Resources and Service Administration (HRSA), a division within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. This award recognizes the highest performing health centers nationwide. As a Health Center Quality Leader, PCHC achieved the best overall clinical performance among all health centers, placing in the top 20% for clinical quality measures.
Pueblo Community Health Center (PCHC) and Parkview Medical Center are partnering to offer affordable sports physicals for athletes in both middle and high school enrolled in either Pueblo City Schools or School District 70. Students DO NOT need to be seen at the school that they attend.
Pueblo Community Health Center (PCHC) is pleased to announce that Claire H. Reed, MD FAAFP, recently joined the center as the new Chief Medical Officer.
Dr. Reed is a board-certified Family Physician who joined PCHC in November 2018.
Pueblo Community Health Center (PCHC) held their Annual Meeting on April 30, 2019 at Pueblo Community College. Attendees enjoyed a delicious breakfast while being updated on the past year and exciting upcoming events at PCHC.
Pueblo Community Health Center (PCHC) is pleased to announce that after nominating Lynn R. Leyba, RN, MS, CNM, FNP-C, for the regional Nightingale & Luminary Award she was presented with the Luminary Award on March 29, 2019.