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Wednesday, November 28, 2018
At-Home HPV Tests Work in Appalachian Ohio »
"Screening women for HPV, or human papillomavirus, is a promising way to help detect cervical cancer early, but many at-ri...
Thursday, November 8, 2018
Cuyahoga County Board of Health says hepatitis A cases have tripled this year to 13 »
"Officials from the Cuyahoga County Board of Health have confirmed more than a dozen hepatitis A cases so far this year wi...
Friday, October 19, 2018
What you should know about Hep A »
“Vaccinations are being urged to prevent the spread of the viral liver disease amid an outbreak heavily concentrated in Mo...
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Ohio has first case of rare, mysterious polio-like disorder; state isn't saying where »
“Ohio now has its first case of a rare, mysterious disease that causes paralysis, mainly in children, the Ohio Department...
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...

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, January 8, 2019
Cervical Cancer Screening Rate Is Low: Here’s What We Can Do About It »
"After everything we’ve learned about cervical cancer, it turns out the number of women actually getting screened may be m...
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
It seems like the flu, but it’s more dangerous. »
"But just before the new year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a warning that parents or guardians o...
Monday, December 31, 2018
CDC: Opioid overdose epidemic 'continues to worsen' in country »
"The country's opioid overdose epidemic "continues to worsen" due to the "continuing increase in deaths involving syntheti...
Friday, December 28, 2018
FDA Plans to Meet With E-Cigarette Makers Over Teen Vaping Concerns »
"The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said it is planning to meet with the manufacturers of e-cigarette products ov...
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Surgeon General calls for 'all hands on deck' to fight teen vaping »
“Teen vaping has become a significant public health threat, the Surgeon General said Tuesday, and an all-hands-on-deck res...

Members in the News
Friday, January 4, 2019
Compass Health Center earns awards »
"The Compass community has been working hard and has received several awards. Summer Kirby, Chief Executive Officer and Er...
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Expanded medical center, pharmacy in King-Lincoln District to offer groceries »
"Equitas plans to quadruple its space in the Gateway Building on East Long Street so it can sell groceries that will inclu...
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
North Coast Health Is Now Neighborhood Family Practice »
“Beginning January 2, you may continue going to the Lakewood location (which will be renamed Neighborhood Family Practice...
Saturday, December 29, 2018
Downtown ushers in new businesses »
"The Center Street Community Health Center, which bought the building earlier this year, hopes to have the building renova...
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Deal close to bring health services to Mount Logan »
“An effort involving the Chillicothe City Schools, Adena Health System and Hopewell Health Centers Inc. that would increas...

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
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Protect Your Skin! »
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