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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...
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...

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
Thursday, November 8, 2018
Smoking, diabetes increase heart attack risk more in women »
“Women who smoke, have diabetes or high blood pressure increase their risk of a heart attack more than men faced with the...
Thursday, November 8, 2018
Cigarette smoking among U.S. adults hits all-time low »
"The number of U.S. adults who smoke cigarettes has reached the lowest level ever recorded, according to new government da...
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Researchers Explore Health Effects of E-Cigarettes »
“E-cigarettes are the most commonly used tobacco product among youth in the United States. Given their popularity, health...
Thursday, November 1, 2018
March of Dimes report shows ongoing preterm birth struggle in city, county and state »
”The high percentage of babies born premature in Cleveland placed the city second to last of big cities in the nation, acc...
Sunday, October 28, 2018
Why peanut reactions have become 'almost epidemic'—and what to do about food allergies »
“The exploding segment of the population suffering from certain food ailments is skyrocketing, and experts are stumped on...

Members in the News
Sunday, November 11, 2018
$100k grant to help convert former downtown Marion cigar shop to healthy food market »
"The restoration of a downtown Marion landmark and creation of a healthy food market is the goal of Center Street Communit...
Saturday, November 3, 2018
CH&WP Expands Into Bellefontaine »
“Community Health & Wellness Partners, an independent, federally qualified health center that provides primary care an...
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...

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)
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