November 19, 2019

From a Community Health Center Patient to a Health Center Physician

Toni Zink knew at age 4 that she would be a doctor one day. Thanks to hard work, determination, and the support of her family and […]
November 11, 2019

NACHC Statement on Veterans Day

Tom Van Coverden, President & CEO The National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC)  It is a great pleasure and honor to thank all of the men […]
October 31, 2019

New on the NACHC Blog: The California Fires and Health Centers

Some health centers are experiencing temporary closures and staffing shortages due to the fires but no structural damages have been reported so far. CPCA has reached […]
October 17, 2019

NACHC Mourns the Loss of Congressman Elijah Cummings

NACHC mourns the loss of longtime friend and champion of the Health Center Movement, Congressman Elijah Cummings. During his lifetime of public service, Congressman Cummings earned […]
September 26, 2019

Congress to Provide Short Term Funding for Community Health Centers

With just 12 days left before the September 30th deadline, the House of Representatives voted to pass a two-month spending package, known as a Continuing Resolution, […]
September 18, 2019

A Health Center Serves as an Oasis in Southwest Detroit

Community Health and Social Services Center, known as CHASS, began as a community response to a health care desert in southwest Detroit in the late 1960s.  […]
September 9, 2019

NACHC Staffer Earns Top Training Award

Cindy Thomas, NACHC Director of Leadership Training and Cooperative Agreement Management, has been named one of Training magazine’s 2019 Top 5 Emerging Training Leaders. The awards […]
September 6, 2019

The Atlantic: The Surprising Rural Health Care Legacy of the ’60s

“Of the many challenges for America’s rural communities, near the top of the list is access to health care,” write authors Deborah and James Fallows in […]
September 5, 2019

29 Million People Depend on Primary Care Funding that Expires September 30

Washington, DC – In a matter of days, every health center in America stands to lose more than 70% of their federal grant funding without Congress […]