Uniquely Poised to Help

HealthMatch has distinct advantages over its community partners to be successful in the development and implementation of this initiative. These advantages include:

  • Understanding of local communities and needs vs. national recruitment firms with no community knowledge base.
  • Nationally recognized and supported mission
  • Neutral, non-competitive to community partners
  • Not constrained by¬†anti-kickback legislation in regards to physician recruitment
  • Established relationships and partners within targeted communities
  • Expertise in facilitating collaborations between community organizations, healthcare partners and educational institutions
  • Possesses expertise in needs assessment, practice development and management, grant development and management, and physicians recruitment
  • Staff resources¬†dedicated to the initiative
  • Access to data and resources through the New York AHEC Statewide System