The interim CEO Jim Eubanks, Board Chair George L. Williams, Jr., Vice-Chair Yvonne Davis, Secretary Patricia Atkinson and Board Member Georgette Washington attended the NACHC Policy and Issues Forum in Washington, DC March 14-17, 2018.
Highlights of the trip included numerous beneficial Education Sessions. General Sessions included guest speakers Alex Azar, Secretary of Health and Human Services, Jim Luisi, Chair of the Board, NACHC and Tom Van Coverden, President and CEO, NACHC. The South Carolina FQHCs also met with staff from Senator Tim Scott’s office, Senator Lindsey Graham’s office and Representative Tom Rice’s office. Key topics included CHC Federal Grant Funding, Medicaid, Behavioral Health and Substance Use Disorder Treatment, Telehealth and 340B Drug Discount Program.