Preparing for a Service Area Competition

HRSA has announced the 2020 Service Area Competition (SAC) Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO). Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) are required to complete a Service Area Competition every three years. Some may also complete a SAC more often if they have conditions placed on their grant.  FQHCs demonstrating compliance with HRSA requirements and progress toward […]

GBA team members stand in front of a large black backdrop that is peppered with a list of services they provide. The text reads Federally qualified health centers, grant writing, strategic planning, and other parts of the text are covered by the smiling employees.

Joining Health Centers at the California Primary Care Association Conference

Connecting with partner health centers GBA was once again present at the annual California Primary Care Association Conference in Sacramento. We participate every year as this conference lets us personally connect with far away partner health centers and providers. It is a gift to speak face to face with the dedicated healthcare providers who work […]

Helping Health Centers Navigate Operational Site Visits

One of the most stressful times for many of our clients is the HRSA mandated Operational Site Visit (OSV) for Federally Qualified Health Centers. This three-day inspection ensures that FQHCs and Look-Alikes are compliant with federal regulations. Although clearly a necessary component of being a grantee or designee, the OSV can be daunting for health […]