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CHCC Issues Statement Confirming and Committing to Address Health Disparities Among People of Color

The Community Health Care Clinic has received a $30,000 grant from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) to participate in its Pursuing Equity Initiative. The 18-month program will help us examine our current practices and develop policies and procedures in line with the IHI’s Pursuing Equity five-component framework: Make health equity a strategic priority Build…

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CHCC Receives Gold Rating For Quality Care

CHCC has received a Gold Rating from the National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics Quality Standards Program. The mission of the NAFC is to ensure the medically underserved have access to affordable health care. To quantify and qualify the care provided at the Free and Charitable Clinic network, the NAFC formalized a set of…

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CHCC Earns Patient-Centered Medical Home Certification

In May 2020 the Community Health Care Clinic officially completed its years-long journey toward certification by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home. Along with CommunityHealth in Chicago, CHCC participated in the Americares/BD Advancing Community Health Program, a two-year initiative that helps clinics achieve recognition as patient-centered medical homes. Each clinic received a $100,000…

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CHCC Among Finalists For Chamber 2019 Nonprofit Excellence Award

The Community Health Care Clinic is among the finalists for the 2019 McLean County Chamber of Commerce Nonprofit Excellence Award. The Chamber’s Business Excellence Awards honor member businesses, agencies, and individuals that have shown outstanding performance, quality customer service and business distinctiveness in six categories: New and Emerging Business Excellence, Micro Business Excellence, Small Business…

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Talk With a Doc: Podiatrist Dr. Bryce Paschold

We could not provide truly comprehensive healthcare without the over 125 specialty care physicians that volunteer to see our patients. They are truly special people, and we’d like to introduce you to them! Dr. Bryce Paschold has been volunteering at the Clinic ever since he joined the Orthopedic & Sports Enhancement Center 5 years ago.…

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Student Spotlight: Volunteer Translator Lindsay Douglass

Most student volunteers at the Community Health Care Clinic are juniors and seniors fulfilling program requirements. We rarely see students fresh out of high school coming to share their passion with our patients! Lindsay Douglass just graduated from Normal Community High School. She’s volunteering at the Clinic this summer as a Spanish translator. This fall…

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