Siloam Family Health Center

Siloam Family Health Center is a faith-based, volunteer-supported primary and specialty care clinic that provides high-quality health care to the uninsured. Founded in 1991, its mission is to share the love of Christ by serving those in need through health care. The grant requested in this application will be used to fund salaries for the administration of the Primary Care Preceptorship Program. 20 of 30 (67%) Institute trainees will demonstrate improved knowledge of issues relevant to care for marginalized populations, by showing an overall 20% increase in knowledge (using pre- and post-tests) across the curricular domains: Poverty Medicine, Cross-Cultural Health Care, and Behavioral Health & Spiritual Care. 20 of 30 (67%) Institute trainees will have improved skills in compassionate care by demonstrating an overall 20% increase in improved behavior toward patients observed by a preceptor.