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 […]
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 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 […]
September 4, 2019

NACHC Blog: Some Place to Go When There is No Place to Go

Bob, 78, was left early one morning at the door of Yakima Neighborhood Health Services homeless services facility. He was wrapped in cardboard and a blanket. […]
August 29, 2019

Community Health Centers Awarded $1.2 Million to Help Vulnerable Patients More Effectively Manage Medications

BD, along with Direct Relief and the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC)  recently honored six community health centers in the U.S. with the “Innovations […]