Greater Elgin Family Care Center Is Awarded a Grant to Assist ACA Outreach and Enrollment

Elgin, IL – Greater Elgin Family Care Center (GEFCC) announced today it is one of 44 community-based organizations around the state of Illinois that was selected to participate in the outreach and enrollment effort for the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Greater Elgin will be conducting outreach, providing education and facilitating enrollment in the Illinois Health…

GEFCC's 2013 S.P.I.R.I.T. of Excellence Awardees

GEFCC’s first year of the S.P.I.R.I.T. Of Excellence Employee Recognition Program came to end in May. This program was introduced in September 2012, after feedback received from many staff members via Employee Opinion Surveys and employee suggestions. Our staff requested a change to our Shining Stars Program, desiring instead a program that provided consistent feedback…

Re-Accreditation by The Joint Commission, including Primary Care Medical Home Certification!

Elgin, IL. – Greater Elgin Family Care Center (GEFCC) was again Accredited by The Joint Commission on Wednesday, June 12th, after successfully completing an un-announced 3-day survey. The nation’s premier body for assessing the quality and safety of care provided to patients fully renewed Greater Elgin Family Care Center’s accreditation, acknowledging GEFCC’s continued excellence in…

Excellent Outcomes for Greater Elgin Family Care Center Indicated in Recent Comparison Report

2011 data released by the Bureau of Primary Health Care indicates that Greater Elgin Family Care Center’s outcomes are better than most community health centers on a wide range of health care and operational items. The UDS Summary Report and UDS Health Center Trend Report, both recently released by the Health Resources and Services Administration,…