FQHC Program Development

Applying to become a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) or a FQHC Look-Alike through Section 330 of the Public Health Service Act is a complex and rigorous process in which every detail of your current or proposed health center operation is scrutinized. Whether your board and management is seeking help with the entire application or with specific sections, we are available and ready to help you submit a competitive application, substantiated by solid research and documentation, and thoroughly reviewed to ensure multiple cross-references on the forms and narrative lineup.

Health Center Solutions has a track record for completing applications that get awarded. Our team of experts will guide you through the entire process including:

  • Complying with all Health Center Program Requirements, including policy and bylaws review, service provision, governance and board composition
  • Budgeting based on your local market and achievable goals related to patients and visits
  • Understanding the revenue cycle and implementing a sliding-fee discount schedule
  • Developing realistic goals for your financial and clinical performance measures as part of a comprehensive quality assurance program

Health Center Solutions is available for program development and to complete applications for the following federal submissions:

  • New Access Points
  • Expanded Services
  • Service Area Competitions
  • Non-Competitive Continuations
  • Budget Period Renewals
  • Capital and Facility Improvement
  • FQHC Look-Alike Initial Designation
  • FQHC Look-Alike Renewal Designation
  • FQHC Look-Alike Recertification
  • Ryan White Part C