LPCA represents 39 federally funded Community Health Center organizations across Louisiana. These organizations operate over 300 individual sites and serve over 465,000 patients a year. LPCA serves as the leading statewide advocacy organization in support of community-based health centers and works to stress the importance of healthcare access as the foundation to building healthier communities.
LPCA directs its efforts to ensure that Community Health Centers remain viable providers of primary healthcare throughout the state and valuable partners in comprehensive healthcare delivery systems.
Collectively, Louisiana's network of Community Health Centers seeks to positively influence health care policy and serve as a safety net for Louisiana's healthcare system.