March 5, 2020

Congress Passes Funding for Community Health Centers to Fight Coronavirus

      Community Health Centers Are Frontline Responders to Prevent Virus Spread in Communities Contact: Amy Simmons Farber,  301-347-0400 Washington – This week the House and […]
March 3, 2020

Community Health Centers Respond to COVID-19

      For Immediate Release:  March 3, 2020 Contact: Amy Simmons Farber,  301-347-0400  Community Health Centers will play a critical role in the nationwide response […]
March 2, 2020

NEW ON THE NACHC BLOG: How NACHC is Preparing for the Novel Coronavirus or COVID-19

As information about COVID-19, also known as the novel coronavirus, continues to evolve, the National Association of Community Health Centers is regularly communicating with the Coronavirus Response […]
March 2, 2020

Dr. Ron Yee, Chief Medical Officer of NACHC Talks with Direct Relief about the Novel Coronavirus

“As the novel coronavirus threatens to catch hold in the United States, all eyes are on hospitals and public health officials. But the nation’s health centers […]
February 21, 2020

AAFP Calls for Long Term Health Center Funding

Reauthorizing a fund for placing medical residents in federally qualified health centers (FQHCs) and other Community Health Centers should be a top Congressional priority, according to […]
February 19, 2020

News: Ocracoke Health Center Up and Running After Hurricane Dorian

Hurricane Dorian damaged the Ocracoke Community Health Center back in September, but after renovations, they have finally reopened.  North Carolina Health News documents the long slow […]
February 14, 2020

Update on the Novel Coronavirus or COVID-19

We now have a name for the disease caused by the novel coronavirus: COVID-19. The disease, which was first identified in the Wuhan province of China, […]
February 10, 2020

Coronavirus Fears Drive More Patients to California Health Centers

Direct Relief examines how Community Health Centers in California — where cases of the  novel coronavirus, the disease have been identified  – are responding to the […]
February 4, 2020

Community Health Center Leaders to Attend State of the Union Address

For Immediate Release:  February 3, 2020 Contact Amy Simmons Farber 301-347-0400 Washington, D. C. – Tonight, six Community Health Center leaders from across the country […]