Jun 18, 2010

First Choice Named Health Center of the Year

First Choice Community Healthcare was recently named Health Care Center of the Year by members of the New Mexico Primary Care Association. 

"In recognition of their innovation, creativity, and community impact, First Choice Community Health Care was selected by the New Mexico Primary Care Association’s membership of 20 primary health care organizations as the 2010 Health Care Center of the Year," announced Suzan Martinez de Gonzales, NMPCA Deputy Director.

The NMPCA is a non-profit association representing 20 member organizations with 117 primary care and dental clinics located throughout New Mexico. 

The Mission of the New Mexico Primary Care Association (NMPCA) is to promote the advancement of high quality primary health care services that are financially and geographically accessible, culturally competent, and responsive to the communities being served.

Our Patient-Centered Healthcare Home makes you feel welcomed and cared for by a team that:

  • Knows your health history and goals
  • Communicates effectively with you and with each other
  • Gives you appointments when you need them
  • Coordinates the complexity of labs, prescriptions, referrals and insurance

We go the extra mile to help our patients get help paying for their health care.

  • We assist with Medicaid applications
  • We help patients find insurance on the Marketplace
  • We enroll patients in special programs when they are eligible
  • We provide a discount for services based on family size and income