Health Center Basics

When:  Dec 1, 2021


This training will be delivered virtually through modules in CPCA's online training portal. Office hours will be offered by CPCA staff leads in the areas of health center finance and operations to address any Q&A. These sessions will be offered on a quarterly basis, and you may choose when to attend. Participants are expected to have completed the online training modules prior to attending office hours. 


11:00am-12:00pm on the dates listed below:

Wednesday, January 12 
Wednesday, April 13
Wednesday, July 13
Wednesday, October 12

Build understanding of PPS 101 
Gain high-level knowledge regarding the fundamentals of health center finance


Andie Martinez Patterson, Senior Vice President of Strategy & System Impact, CPCA 
Emily Shipman, Assistant Director of Health Center Operations, CPCA 
Ginger Smith, Vice President of Member Relations


There is no fee for this training program as it is a professional development opportunity CPCA has made available to CPCA and RAC staff. 

In order to register for any CPCA event, you must first be logged in to your account. If you do not have an account, you can create one. If you do not remember your login credentials, please email Once logged in, click the Register button, answer any questions that appear on the screen and click Save Responses. Continue scrolling to the bottom of the page and click Proceed to Checkout. Lastly, complete all payment details and click, Submit. You will receive one immediate email with a receipt of your order. Subsequent emails will follow with additional details. You can watch our brief registration tutorial video here. If you still have difficulty, please contact 

Registration is required for all CPCA training and events. You will receive two email communications upon registering. The first is simply a receipt and will be sent immediately. The second from will contain online training portal access information.  This email will only be delivered to the individual who is registered for the event and will contain a link to save the details to your calendar. We recommend you add this event to your calendar using the link contained in your online training portal access email. If you do not receive this email, please check your spam/junk folders before contacting

CPCA will use our online training portal for this web-based training event. For a preview of the environment, check out our FAQs.

Disclaimer: The information on this session is intended only to provide a general overview of the topics addressed.  This session is not intended to provide legal advice or substitute for the guidance, counsel or advice of legal counsel on any matters particular to a specific primary care clinic. CPCA does not endorse companies or products. Advertising and sponsorship revenue supports our not-for-profit mission.


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