The Whatcom Community Foundation awarded three grants totaling $179,000 to support improvements in the delivery of local primary healthcare services and prevention. The grants were made from the Foundation’s MBI Health Innovation Fund.
Mount Baker Planned Parenthood was awarded $49,000 in support of its Patient Access-Process Improvement Project. Whatcom Coalition for Healthy Communities received $30,000 in support of Whatcom Action Communities for Health, Innovation and Environmental Change.
Critical Junctures Institute (CJI) received $100,000 in support of strengthening the medical home model of primary care by improving the health of Whatcom County’s complex care patients.