June 17, 2021

NACHC Statement on California v. Texas Decision by the Supreme Court

 Contact: Amy Simmons Farber 202 309 0338 asimmons@nachc.org Today’s 7-2 decision by the Supreme Court is a win for Community Health Centers and their patients. By […]
June 17, 2021

NACHC Statement Regarding Juneteenth Designated as a Federal Holiday

President Joe Biden today signed legislation to make Juneteenth (June 19) a national holiday commemorating the end of slavery in America.  While it represents a major […]
June 15, 2021

Biden Administration Dismantles Insulin/Epipen Rule Harmful to Community Health Centers and Patients

Contact: Amy Simmons Farber 202/309-0338 asimmons@nachc.org The Biden Administration has sent a clear signal that a rule implementing an Executive Order (EO) from the previous administration […]
June 14, 2021

NACHC Partners with Centers for Disease Control to Build Equity & Confidence in COVID Vaccines in Underserved Communities

For Immediate Release: 202 309 0338 Amy Simmons Farber National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) is working in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control […]
June 4, 2021

Free Meals for Vaccinations: DoorDash and Direct Relief Team Up with NACHC and the White House

NACHC is teaming up with DoorDash and Direct Relief on the distribution of gift cards to health centers during the next few weeks in support of the White House’s National Month of Action to encourage vaccinations.
June 2, 2021

NACHC Statement on The Doctors of Community Act (“DOC Act”)

The DOC Act legislation addresses the primary care physician shortage. This legislation permanently extends funding for the Teaching Health Centers Graduate Medical Education (THCGME) program and […]
May 19, 2021

Community Health Centers Help Mark National Milestone in Vaccinations; 61% of Vaccine Have Gone to Racial and Ethnic Minorities

Contact: Amy Simmons Farber 202 309 0338 The U.S. has reached a “landmark day” in the COVID-19 pandemic as 60 percent of American adults have received […]
May 14, 2021

Elevate 2021: 5 Things You Should Know

For the last two years, NACHC’s Elevate learning forum has supported over 450 health centers nationwide in applying systems change to reduce costs, enhance patient and […]
May 12, 2021

API Heritage Month Q&A: Teresita Batayola, International Community Health Services

In observance of Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month, NACHC is conducting interviews with API leaders in the health center movement. Teresita Batayola is president and CEO […]