Taking Action For A Healthier Community







Find a Health Center

DCPCA membership includes 15 community health centers and other community-based organizations, with nearly 60 health care delivery sites that serve approximately 1 out of 3 District residents. These community health centers are vital resources to the residents of the communities they serve. Find your local health center today!


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Member Resources

myDCPCA portal was designed exclusively for our members who support and share our mission for a healthier DC. Members have access to various tools and resources as well as the opportunity to share and promote events to the rest of DCPCA’s expansive network. 


Who is DCPCA?

Founded in 1996, the DC Primary Care Association (DCPCA) is a non-profit health equity and advocacy organization dedicated to improving the health of DC’s vulnerable residents by ensuring access to high quality primary health care–regardless of an ability to pay. 

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Events &
Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health: 700 2nd Street NE, Washington, DC 20002
  Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM   Training  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM  Optional networking and resources-sharing Facilitator: Yael S. Lipton, MS, MCHES, Training and Curriculum Development Specialist. She has been
 Webinar: Security Risk Assessment for Meaningful Use   Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 1:00 PM EST   Facilitators: Patricia Wagner, JD, Chief Privacy Officer at Epstein, Becker and Green Law; Lee Emeni,
DCPCA: 1620 I Street NW, Ste.300, Washington DC 20006
Time: 9:00AM - 4:30PM Facilitator: Jim Costello,  Deputy Director of HIT Operations, DCPCA    In the eCW Front Office Training, you will learn:  Navigating eCW and customizing My Settings Registering patients

Health Information

Hosts & maintains electronic health records and provides meaningful use outreach and education, expertise and technical assistance and more

Quality Improvement & Programs

Provides technical assistance, training, and support to our 15 member health centers to help them improve operations, strengthening their capacity to provide high quality care

Policy & Advocacy

Aims to strengthen coverage, enhance reimbursement for public services, and promote sustainability of the District’s safety net system