Asian Pacific Health Care Venture, Inc. Designated a Level Two Patient Centered Medical Home
June 17, 2014
Asian Pacific Health Care Venture’s primary care providers recently achieved recognition as a Patient Centered Medical Home. This distinction was provided to primary care providers at the APHCV-Los Feliz Health Center through the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). The NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home 2011 standards emphasize the use of systematic, patient-centered, coordinated care that supports access, communication and patient involvement.
“The NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home is a model of 21st century primary care that combines access, teamwork and technology to deliver quality care and improve health”, said NCQA President Margaret E. O’Kane. “NCQA’s PCMH 2011 Recognition shows that providers at APHCV-Los Feliz Health Center have tools, systems and resources to provide their patients with the right care at the right time.”
The APHCV-Los Feliz Health Center and the providers who contributed to securing NCQA Patient Centered Medical Home accreditation have been officially granted Level 2 recognition, the second highest of three levels of recognition.
The clinicians linked to this recognition are: Dr. Neil Chatterjee, Dr. Raymond Ho, Dr. John Hoh, Dr. Diana Lee, Dr. Lena Al-Sarraf, Dr. Philip Chan, Dr. Cindy Chu, Dr. Nusrat Ahsan, Dominic Koh, Elizabeth Wang, Dr. Lena Yu, Wipada La, Jean O'Neil, and Dr. Yulia Neyman.
To make an appointment with one of our Patient Centered Medical Home recognized providers call (323) 644-3888.
About National Committee for Quality Assurance
NCQA is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to improving health care quality. NCQA accredits and certifies a wide range of health care organizations. It also recognizes clinicians and practices in key areas of performance. NCQA is committed to providing health care quality information for consumers, purchasers, health care providers and researchers.
About Asian Pacific Health Care Venture, Inc.
Asian Pacific Health Care Venture, Inc. (www.aphcv.org) is a nonprofit federally-qualified health center that provides culturally competent health education and primary care services to over 12,000 patients annually, more than 72% of whom are uninsured. APHCV provides over 46,400 medical and mental health visits each year in multiple Asian languages, in addition to English and Spanish. APHCV operates four community health center sites: the Belmont Health Center, El Monte/Rosemead Health Center, John Marshall High School Health Center (for John Marshall High School students) and Los Feliz Health Center. APHCV can be reached at (323) 644-3880. Medical appointments for the Belmont Health Center can be made by calling (323) 644-3885, El Monte/Rosemead Health Center at (626) 774-2988, and Los Feliz Health Center at (323) 644-3888.