Monthly Archives: February 2014

NHSC Loan Repayment Application Conference Call on Mar. 5

Wednesday, March 5, 2014 8:00 – 9:30 p.m. ET Dial-in Number: 1-877-917-6902 Participant Passcode: 5854645 Do you have additional questions about the application process for the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Loan Repayment Program? Please join them on their conference call, where NHSC staff will be on hand to provide helpful answers about the application process. Prospective applicants are also encouraged to view the recorded NHSC Loan Repayment

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HRSA Requests for Grant Reviewers

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA): Call for new and experienced grant reviewers with expertise in health professions training, HIV/AIDS, maternal and child health, organ transplantation, primary care for under-served people, and rural health. Grant reviewers help HRSA select the best programs from competitive groups of applicants. Learn more.

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Coverage Options for Immigrants in the Marketplace

There are new coverage options for immigrants in the Marketplace that are worth reviewing as the March 31st deadline for open enrollment approaches. “Lawfully present” immigrants within eligible income categories may be able to purchase health insurance in the federal or state-run exchanges, and receive tax credits, without the Medicaid eligibility restriction of a five-year waiting period.  States also have the option to eliminate the eliminate

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Health Care Tax Tips Released

HHS has announced the launch of Health Care Tax Tips.  Seven new health care tax tips have been posted on IRS.gov at this link:  http://www.irs.gov/uac/Newsroom/Health-Care-Tax-Tips2 The tips cover the following topics: HC-TT-2014-01 - IRS Reminds Individuals of Health Care Choices for 2014 ─ Find out what you need to know about how health care choices you make for 2014 may affect your taxes. HC-TT-2014-02 - The Health Insurance Marketplace

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OneWorld Community Health Centers, Inc. – Senior Accountant

Job   Title: Senior   Accountant Job   Code: Department:   Accounting FLSA   Status: Exempt Supervisor Title: Chief   Financial Officer OSHA   Status: Low Risk Approved   Salary Range: ADA   Status: Negotiable Revision   Dates: 01/28/2014   GENERAL DESCRIPTION The Senior Accountant serves as the support to the Chief Financial Officer for all financial operations at OneWorld.  The Senior Accountant works in collaboration with various

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Fostering Partnership and Teamwork in the Pediatric Medical Home: A “How To” Webinar Series in 3 parts

The National Center for Medical Home Implementation (NCMHI) in the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is hosting a free 3-part webinar series February through April 2014! Faculty will discuss “how to” strategies for implementing team huddles (February 28), enhancing care partnership support (March 27), and starting and supporting family advisory groups (April 24). Examples of best practices currently being utilized will be provided. The first

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An Overview: Increasing Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates

Thursday, February 27, 2014 11:30-12:30pm CST (10:30 - 11:30am MST) To register for this webinar: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/126706226

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Understanding the Research Participant’s Experience: Outcomes Measures to Improve Clinical Research Webinar Mar. 11

Presented by: Rhonda G. Kost, MD, Clinical Officer, The Rockefeller University Center for Clinical and Translational Science Learning Objectives: 1. To describe how participant-centered measures are developed from qualitative and quantitative data 2. To identify the utility of research participant experience measures (outcomes) 3. To describe how a health center would decide which participant experience outcome measure to attempt to improve Tuesday,

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Reminder: Healthcare.gov Functionality Disruption due to Social Security Administration Maintenance Activities

The Social Security Administration (SSA) posted a statement regarding their annual systems maintenance activities, set to begin Saturday, February 15th, at 3:00 pm ET and continue until Tuesday, February 18th, at 5:00 am ET.  During this limited period, verification of Social Security Numbers and other related data via the Data Services Hub (the Hub) will be unavailable. It is important to note that HealthCare.gov will be online and functional for

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Young, Healthy….Uninsured? Webinar rescheduled to Feb. 20

Did you know that almost 17 million young adults could be eligible for free or low-cost insurance thanks to the Health Insurance Marketplace?  Did you know that YOU can get involved in educating your community about the Affordable Care Act?  The end of open enrollment, March 31, is soon approaching but you still have time to get involved. Please join us for a webinar about the Healthy Engaged Youth (HEY!) initiative by the White House Initiatives

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