Primary Care Office Needs Assessments

State and territorial Primary Care Offices (PCOs) must complete a unique community-based health needs assessment as a component of their funding from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Bureau of Health Workforce (BHW), within the Department of...

2019 Primary Care Office Training Academy Kicks Off

Last month, representatives from 12 primary care offices (PCOs) attended the PCO Training Academy and Mentoring Kickoff meeting. The meeting, planned by NOSORH and the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO), was held at the ASTHO offices in...

ASTHO and NOSORH Release Issue Brief on CHNAs, Updated PCO Manual

The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) and NOSORH collaborated on an issue brief about community health needs assessments (CHNAs). This issue brief provides an overview of the requirements and standards for some rural hospitals and health...