Public News Service: As Congress Ponders Reform, Health Centers Address Root Causes of Illness

Petaluma Health Center

Petaluma Health Center, Inc. is under the spotlight by Public News Service in a story that features their efforts to address food insecurity among patients.  This is part of a broader approach Community Health Centers take to look beyond the medical chart and address not just illness prevention, but the factors that may cause poor health, such as lack of nutrition. NACHC has launched a project with the Medtronic Foundation to document the various innovations among health centers to address the problem in their local communities.  To read the full story please visit this link.