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Ohio News
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Health department urges rabies awareness after Toledo bat tests positive »
"A bat in East Toledo that tested positive for rabies is prompting the Toledo-Lucas County Health Department to remind the...
Friday, May 4, 2018
Ohio Department of Health warns of mosquito and tick bites »
"With warmer temperatures on the way, the Ohio Department of Health is urging people to take precautions to prevent bites...
Monday, April 30, 2018
Johnson honored by Ohio Osteopathic Association »
"Rep. Terry Johnson (R-McDermott) has received the 2018 Ohio Osteopathic Association (OOA) Distinguished Service Award, an...
Saturday, April 28, 2018
Drug Take Back Day spotlights Ohio’s ongoing opioid crisis »
"Police departments throughout Northeast Ohio collected unused and old prescription drugs Saturday for the 15th annual Nat...
Thursday, April 26, 2018
State officials encourage at-risk Ohioans to get hepatitis A vaccine »
"The Ohio Department of Health on Thursday issued an advisory for people at higher risk of contracting hepatitis A to get...

Press Releases
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...
Monday, January 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)

National News
Monday, June 4, 2018
Nutrition affects your well being »
“You are what you eat, physically, emotionally and mentally...”     read more here
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Colorectal cancer screening should start at age 45, not 50, American Cancer Society says »
“The American Cancer Society, responding to a rise in colorectal cancer rates among younger people, is now recommending th...
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
This Flu Season Is About To Be The Deadliest On Record For Children »
“The number of reported pediatric flu deaths this season may underestimate the impact of the illness on children. That’s b...
Monday, May 28, 2018
Carcinogens found in regular cigarettes are in e-cigarettes, too, study finds »
“Teenagers who use ­e-cigarettes are ingesting many of the same carcinogens found in regular cigarettes, according to a st...
Thursday, May 24, 2018
Eye-opening new report shows how cars can become hot deathtraps in an hour »
"It was one of those more-than-hectic days. Erin Holley and her husband were building a new house and dealing with a newbo...

Members in the News
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Five Rivers Health Centers CEO talks Good Sam, new services and expanded hours »
"Sitting right next door to Good Samaritan Hospital, Five Rivers Health Centers and its Family Health Center on Philadelph...
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Wood County Health Department to celebrate expansion »
"The Wood County Health Department on Wednesday will celebrate the expansion of its Wood County Community Health Center to...
Friday, May 25, 2018
Equitas Health thrives on fulfilling unmet needs »
"When President and CEO Bill Hardy started with the organization that became Equitas Health, he had a staff of three and a...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
WCHD to host groundbreaking ceremony for dental expansion »
"The Wood County Health Department will host a groundbreaking ceremony from 1-2:30 p.m. on May 30 to celebrate a building...
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Wood County rebrands its health department »
"The agency’s new logo includes shades of blue and green in a shape that reflects unity, and the sense that each of the he...

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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