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Wednesday, October 17, 2018
National Recovery Month: Ohio is Rising to the Challenge »
"In 1989, the first Recovery Month was recognized – then called Treatment Works! Month. In 1989, 5,035 people in the Unite...
Monday, October 1, 2018
Hepatitis A outbreak in Butler, Montgomery counties »
"The Ohio Department of Health says the number of cases of Hepatitis A continue to increase across the state, including he...
Friday, September 14, 2018
Cure for high drug costs? Health center opens low-cost pharmacy in downtown Akron »
“AxessPointe Community Health Centers Inc. is opening a third pharmacy in the Akron area…”   read more here
Thursday, September 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
A play coming to Northeast Ohio is helping children and adults learn about opioid addiction »
“For an opioid epidemic that's claimed thousands of lives, even the good news about there being more help available has it...
Friday, September 7, 2018
Columbus Public Health investigating 7 Hepatitis A cases during statewide outbreak »
"Columbus Public Health sent out an alert Friday about Hepatitis A, as the team deals with a growing number of Hepatitis A...

Press Releases
Friday, September 21, 2018
Health Centers are Part of the Strategy to Combat Ohio's Opioid Crisis »
"Ohio’s Community Health Centers received nearly $13 million to combat the opioid crisis. The U.S. Health Resources and Se...
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
OACHC Comments Regarding Ohio’s 1115 Work Requirement Waiver »
"Over the last four years, Ohio’s Community Health Centers have seen firsthand uninsured patients become Medicaid enrollee...
Monday, March 12, 2018
OACHC Comments Regarding Ohio’s 1115 Work Requirement Waiver (State) »
"The Ohio General Assembly mandated the Ohio Department of Medicaid seek federal approval for an Group VIII Work Requirem...
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Medicaid Awards Infant Mortality Grants »
"The Department of Medicaid announced grants across the state totaling more than $20 million for community initiatives des...
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Circle Health Services (formerly The Free Clinic) and The Centers for Families and Children target i »
"The Board of Trustees for Circle Health Services and the Board of Directors for The Centers for Families and Children tod...

National News
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Early detection critical in fight »
"And the statistics still hold true, as one in eight women will develop invasive breast cancer in her lifetime, according...
Thursday, October 11, 2018
Breast cancer and the American Cancer Society »
"Breast cancer is still the second leading cause of cancer death in women, second only to lung cancer..."   re...
Thursday, October 11, 2018
Survey find thousands of young US children get no vaccines »
"An estimated 100,000 young children have not had a vaccination against any of the 14 diseases for which shots are recomme...
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Ohio Academy of family Physicians elects Dr. Gary LeRoy as President-elect »
"The Ohio Academy of Family Physicians is proud to announce that earlier today, on October 10, Gary LeRoy, MD, of Dayton,...
Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Spurred By Convenience, Millennials Often Spurn The ‘Family Doctor’ Model »
“Many young adults are turning to a fast-growing constellation of alternatives: retail clinics carved out of drugstores or...

Members in the News
Thursday, October 11, 2018
Highland Health Providers announce Rocky Fork Medical Center »
"Highland District Hospital, in partnership with Highland Health Providers, are pleased to announce plans to open Rocky Fo...
Friday, October 5, 2018
Transforming Care Conference 2018 »
"The Equitas Health Institute will host its third annual Transforming Care Conference (TCC) at The Ohio State University -...
Saturday, September 22, 2018
Springfield’s Rocking Horse gets $50,000 to help kids impacted by drugs »
"CVS Health distributed a $50,000 grant to Rocking Horse Community Health Center Friday morning that will be used to help...
Friday, September 21, 2018
Ohio North East Health Systems Inc. gets federal opioid funding »
"Ohio North East Health Systems Inc., based in the city, is receiving $185,000 in federal funding to help combat the opioi...
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Art For Life 2018 »
“Art for Life, Ohio's most successful and longest running charity art auction, is on track to exceed its $640,000 record,...

OACHC in the News
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
March is national colorectal cancer awareness month »
" The program not only improves patient health outcomes, but also helps strengthen practice efficiencies, and team communi...
Friday, May 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Blood Pressure Screening in the Dental Office »
Tiffany Blair, MPH, Susan Lawson, MHR and Heather Porter, MPA, CHES⇑ CORRESPONDING AUTHOR: Heather Porter, MPA, CHES, Oh...
Thursday, February 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Obamacare repeal worries community health centers »
"As Republican lawmakers work to dismantle the Affordable Care Act, officials at community health centers across Ohio say...
Friday, February 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Statewide program results show reduction in early premature births »
Statewide program results show reduction in early premature births   COLUMBUS – In an effort to combat infant m...
Friday, May 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Celebrate Nurses! »
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The Informer Blog
Tuesday, May 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Protect Your Skin! »
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Wednesday, May 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
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