Pacific Hospital Preservation & Development Authority: Bridging gaps in health care access

Completed Projects

YWCA Passage Point Health Coordination

Posted Thu, July 28, 2016

Grantee: YWCA Seattle | King | Snohomish
Timeframe: July 2016 - June 2018 | Amount: $144,164

The Passage Point Health Coordination program, a component of the Health Access Department, will serve persons facing homelessness working to regain custody of their children upon exiting the corrections system. The program’s mission is to increase effective access to health care services and promote management of individual and family health needs.

Increased Access to Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptive Methods for Underserved Women

Posted Wed, July 15, 2015

Grantee: Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands (PPGNHI)
Timeframe: July 2015-June 2018 | Amount: $358,000

This project provides financial assistance to uninsured, underinsured, and low income women receiving care at the eight King County Planned Parenthood health centers to increase access to long acting reversible contraception methods (LARCs) and prevent unintended pregnancy.

Supportive Health Care for Non-English and Non-Spanish Speaking Patients

Posted Wed, July 15, 2015

Grantee: HealthPoint CHC
Timeframe: July 2015 - June 2018 | Amount: $370,000

HealthPoint’s project is designed to fill an identified unmet need to enhance primary care services for non-English and non-Spanish speaking patients by addressing language barriers and cultural differences. The project’s objective is to give these patients extra attention to help them understand, accept and engage in their plan of care.

Wellness for Asian Pacific American (WAPA) Project- Primary and Behavioral Integrated Care Project

Posted Tue, July 14, 2015

Grantee: Asian Counseling & Referral Service
Timeframe: July 2015 - June 2018 | Amount: $335,000

PHPDA funds will continue to support Asian Counseling and Referral Service’s continued efforts and commitment to serve clients who have fallen through the cracks in the new health reform system. The clients are not eligible for ACA benefits and are in need of culturally competent assistance in accessing health care and improving their health status.

Integrated Health Care for Adults with Serious Mental Illness

Posted Tue, July 14, 2015

Grantee: Navos Mental Health Solutions
Timeframe: July 2015-June 2018 | Amount: $710,000

During the upcoming year, Navos and Public Health will provide integrated behavioral and primary care to 1,000 patients. The program will offer at least two wellness classes and activities per quarter, for a total of eight during the year. These will include Cooking Matters classes offered in partnership with Solid Ground; six-week classes focused on self-management of chronic disease, pre-diabetes, or chronic pain; and wellness activities such as a walking group.