On March 19th, staff from the Health Care District of Palm Beach County’s C. L. Brumback Primary Care Clinics and Legal and Legislative Affairs Department attended the 2014 Policy and Issues Forum in Washington, D.C. to hear the latest information about the nation’s community health programs.
Christopher F. Irizarry, MPA, FQHC Executive Director, C. L. Brumback Primary Care Clinics, and Elizabeth Cayson, MS, Government Relations Specialist, Health Care District, attended the annual meeting, which was sponsored by
The conference also provided an opportunity for the C. L. Brumback Primary Care Clinics and its collaborative partners, such as Florida Community Health Centers, to support each others’ endeavors as they spoke with South Florida’s Congressional representatives in the nation’s capitol.the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC). The conference is the largest gathering of community health centers.
Attending the conference with the Health Care District from Florida Community Health Centers were: Michael F. Gervasi, D.O., President and Chief Executive Officer, Wilhelmina Lewis, MD, Vice President of Clinical Operations and Chief Medical Officer, Kathy Amato, Vice President of Financial Operations and Chief Financial Officer, Molly Ferguson, Director of Program Development and Janet Taylor, Board Chair.
The C. L. Brumback Primary Care Clinics, which averages 4,150 medical visits each month at its four locations in Palm Beach County, partners with community-based organizations, local hospitals and Florida Health Palm Beach County to ensure each patient receives the highest quality health care.