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Ohio News
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Increasing distribution of overdose-reversing Narcan part of updated city-county drug-addiction batt »
"The 2020 Columbus and Franklin County Addiction Plan, formerly known as the Franklin County Opiate Action Plan, aims to r...
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
The Core - Inside Ohio's opioid crisis »
"4,854 Ohioans died from drug overdoses in 2017. That’s more than car crashes, gun deaths and homicides combined, accordin...
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Cuyahoga County, ADAMHS Board to fund Fentanyl Test Strip distribution program into 2020 »
"CLEVELAND, Ohio — Cuyahoga County and the Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services Board of Cuyahoga County are...
Friday, November 15, 2019
HPIO scorecard explores Ohio efforts to address addiction in the criminal justice system »
"The Health Policy Institute of Ohio has released the third in a series of inventories and scorecards analyzing Ohio's pol...
Friday, August 16, 2019
CWRU researchers awarded $1.1 million federal grant to train practitioners to treat opioid abuse dis »
"Researchers from Case Western Reserve University were awarded a $1.1 million federal grant to train graduate social worke...

Press Releases
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Ohio Community Health Centers support legislation protecting underserved from PBM greed »
Ohio Association of Community Health Centers Stand in Support of 340B Protections Ohio Community Health Centers sup...
Thursday, September 19, 2019
Oral Health Awards 2019 »
(COLUMBUS) – "The Ohio Association of Community Health Centers applauds the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (...
Monday, August 26, 2019
Community Health Centers Receive Quality Improvement Awards »
"(COLUMBUS) – The Ohio Association of Community Health Centers applauds the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (...
Monday, August 12, 2019
Paramount health plan awards $1.5 million to address social determinants of health with Ohio CHCs »
"TOLEDO, Ohio, Aug. 12, 2019 – Paramount Advantage, a state-wide Medicaid managed care plan, has awarded more than...
Friday, August 9, 2019
OACHC Commends Funding for Community Health Centers to Help Fight Opioid Crisis »
"(COLUMBUS) – The Ohio Association of Community Health Centers applauds the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (...

National News
Monday, February 3, 2020
Attracting the next generation of physicians to rural medicine »
"People in rural areas sometimes must travel hours for care even in emergencies. Here’s how medical schools and teaching h...
Monday, January 27, 2020
More than 100 tested for coronavirus in the U.S.; just 5 cases confirmed so far, CDC says »
"Five people in the U.S. have been hospitalized with confirmed cases of the coronavirus: one in Washington, one in Illinoi...
Thursday, December 19, 2019
Congress Approves Raising Age to 21 for E-Cigarette and Tobacco Sales »
"The House and Senate have now passed a provision that would ban the sale of tobacco and e-cigarettes to anyone under 21,...
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
More Adolescents Seek Medical Care For Mental Health Issues »
"Less than a decade ago, the emergency department at Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego would see maybe one or two youn...
Thursday, October 31, 2019
How you should spend that extra hour from Daylight Saving Time, for your health »
"We live in a society where the CDC considers sleep deprivation to be a public health epidemic," said Dr. Nate Watson, a p...

Members in the News
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Suicide prevention is about breaking down barriers »
"Ridgewood is also working with Muskingum Valley Health Centers for an on-site clinic next school year where at least one...
Wednesday, February 5, 2020
Eliminating the stigma surrounding the HIV virus »
"COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) – Hearing a doctor say you have HIV is something no one wants to hear, but De’Juan Stevens’ says it...
Wednesday, February 5, 2020
Knox County Community Health Center offers discounted heart health screenings »
"MOUNT VERNON -- While February is traditionally the month for heart-shaped candies and valentine cards, the Knox County C...
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Franklin County commissioners OK $6.4 million for community programs »
"Efforts to help needy families remain in homes, transgender residents overcome addictions and trafficking victims secure...
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Bullied on the job: Why workplace bullying is on the rise »
"AKRON, Ohio — It comes in many forms. Snide remarks. Unwanted touching. Taunting and teasing. For millions, this kin...

OACHC in the News
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Ohio lawmakers aim to protect clinics for poor from pharmacy middlemen »
"Lawmakers in the House and Senate introduced bipartisan legislation Tuesday to protect health-care providers serving low-...
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Lower prices, more options coming to Ohio marketplace insurance »
"Dayton-area consumers can get free help navigating open enrollment and understanding if they qualify for discounts by mak...
Sunday, September 1, 2019
More than 3 million Ohioans lack dental insurance »
"The number of full-time dentists at the state’s community health-center organizations increased steadily from about 75 in...
Monday, August 19, 2019
Asthma program helps keep Dayton kids in classroom »
"To address the health issue, Community Health Centers of Greater Dayton and Dayton Public Schools, with the help of a $12...
Thursday, August 15, 2019
2019 Convocation & White Coat Ceremony »
"The Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine will welcome incoming medical students during the 44thannual...

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