The Virginia Community Healthcare Association is Virginia’s nonprofit, Primary Care Association. We serve Virginia’s health centers are primarly known as “Community Health Centers” or “FQHCs.” We are committed to helping our health centers expand and enhance access to high-quality, cost-effective, convenient care for all Virginians. For our health centers, we provide training and technical assistance for our health centers, advocacy, cooperative purchasing, and recruitment services.

Our Impact

Currently, Virginia’s twenty-nine Health Center Organizations serve over 300,000 patients from 145 service sites around the Commonwealth. Last year, our health centers logged over 1 Million Patient Encounters. Health Centers are traditionally located where access to primary care is scarce. Our Health Centers provide convenient, high-quality, cost-effective primary care to anyone seeking care, regardless of […]

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Who We Serve

The Virginia Community Healthcare Association is the Primary Care Association (PCA) for the Commonwealth of Virginia. All states have one designated PCA to advance the expansion of America’s Health Centers commonly known as Community Health Centers (CHCs), and Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs). We advocate for the health care interests of the medically underserved and […]

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What We Do

Our principal responsibility to Virginia’s Health Centers is to offer training and technical assistance to support their commitment to provide high-quality, comprehensive, convenient primary care services. Primary care services include medical, dental, behavioral health and pharmacy assistance. Throughout the year, we offer webinars, in-person trainings and individual assistance to health center leadership and staff. We […]

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