Organizations with strong community ties like the Lawndale Christian Health Center stand to be better able to serve their patients once many of the provisions of the Affordable Care Act become mandatory. Already stressing preventive care and a coordinated approach to patient management, including long-term monitoring of chronic problems such as heart disease and diabetes, Lawndale Christian Health Center is expanding its efforts with a new facility and a continuing investment in an underserved Chicago neighborhood.

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