About Us

Partners

Our partners are vital to our work and commitment to keep our patients and our community healthy.  Together with our partners, we’re ready to move better healthcare forward for all. 

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Our Partners in Franklin County:

  • Franklin Regional Medical Center
  • Franklin County Social Services
  • Community Care Network (Franklin County)
  • Franklin County Collaborative

State and National Affiliations

North Carolina Community Health Center Association (NCCHCA)

Advance Community Health is a member of the North Carolina Community Health Center Association. The core membership consists of 23 non-profit multi-service Community/Migrant Health Centers that operate 74 delivery sites in North Carolina. More information:  www.ncchca.org

Bureau of Primary Health Care

As a federally qualified Community Health Center, Advance Community Health receives about one-fifth of its operating revenues from the Bureau of Primary Health Care of the federal Department of Health and Human Services.

Health Disparities Collaboratives

Advance Community Health participates in a national effort to improve health outcomes and reduce health disparities for all medically underserved people with chronic disease. We participate in the Diabetes Collaborative, making one-on-one diabetes education available to patients at no charge and adopting and tracking national measures based on expert guidelines.

National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC)

On the national level, Advance Community Health is a member of The National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC), the trade association serving and representing the interests of America’s community health centers. NACHC promotes the provision of high quality, comprehensive health care that is accessible, coordinated, culturally and linguistically competent, and community directed for all underserved populations. Learn more about Community Health Centers and see what they have to offer at www.nachc.com

Accountable Care Organization (ACO)

Advance Community Health is part of an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) with other Community Health Centers to improve quality and coordination of care for Medicare patients. The Carolina Medical Home Network (CMHN) ACO is a Medicare Shared Savings Program formed by the North Carolina Association of Community Health Centers.

Marilyn Dorsey, Practice Manager

Testimonials

“I find the work rewarding since we work to fill a void, to provide coverage where otherwise many patients could not receive the medical care needed.”

Marilyn Dorsey, Practice Manager