NHFHS Recognized for Quality Improvement Achievements

GREENVILLE, SC - New Horizon Family Health Services (NHFHS) has been recognized by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) for our organization’s quality improvement achievements in the areas of access, quality, health equity and health information technology.

NHFHS was awarded community health center quality recognition awards in the following four areas:

• Health Center Quality Leader: Recognizes health centers achieving the best overall clinical quality measure (CQM) performance among all health centers.
• Patient Centered Medical Home Recognition (PCMH): Recognizes health centers with PCMH recognition in one or more delivery sites.
• Advancing Health Information Technology (HIT) for Quality: Recognizes health centers that meet all criteria to optimize HIT services that advance telehealth, patient engagement, interoperability, and collection of social determinants of health to increase access to care and advance quality of care.
• Addressing Social Risk Factors: Recognizes health centers that are screening for social risk factors impacting patient health and are increasing access to enabling services.

These awards underscore our organization’s commitment to providing quality, affordable, compassionate patient-centered health care to improve the health of the communities we serve.

Since 1992, NHFHS has been serving Greenville County and Upstate South Carolina and operates medical offices in Greenville, Greer and Travelers Rest, a dental office in Greenville, two mobile medical units and a mobile dental unit. NHFHS provides primary medical, dental and behavioral health care, pharmacy and laboratory services to nearly 23,000 patients annually.

The mission of NHFHS is to provide quality, affordable, compassionate patient-centered health care to improve the health of the communities we serve. To learn more, visit www.newhorizonfhs.org or find us on Facebook or Twitter.

NHFHS is partially financially supported by the Health Resources Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services under the Public Health Service Act. Of total operating costs, 26% is funded by federal support. For this year’s budget, the federal grant funding is $6,612,646. Seventy – four percent (74%) of total costs will be financed by non-governmental sources.

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