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Ohio News
Saturday, June 8, 2019
The importance of mentoring future doctors »
"You might expect a medical mentor to be someone who knew, from day one, that he or she was bound for the field. But th...
Monday, June 3, 2019
Franklin County has highest number of Legionella bacteria cases in Ohio, stats show »
"Franklin County had the highest number of Legionella bacteria cases in Ohio last year at 208, according to Ohio Departmen...
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Kansas City-Area Tornadoes Add to 12 Straight Days of Destruction »
"CELINA, Ohio — The tornado screeching across southern Ohio on Monday night triggered a cellphone alert that roused Rich S...
Thursday, May 2, 2019
First responders celebrated for efforts against addiction »
"Medina County is recognizing first responders this week for ongoing efforts to combat the opioid epidemic..."  ...
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Local public health officials on high alert as measles spreads across country »
"Babies' immune systems are not well developed," Dr. Jillian Schaffeld, a pediatrician at Healthsource of Ohio, said. "The...

Press Releases
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
OACHC Commends the Legislature’s Support of the FQHC Primary Care Workforce Initiative »
"(COLUMBUS) – The Ohio Association of Community Health Centers applauds the House and Senate for their strong support of t...
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
OACHC Applauds the Senate’s Support of the FQHC Primary Care Workforce Initiative »
"The Ohio Association of Community Health Centers commends the Ohio Senate for their strong support of the FQHC Primary Ca...
Friday, May 3, 2019
OACHC Seeks Inclusion of Key Workforce Program in the State Budget »
"While OACHC is appreciative of the state budgets’ efforts to support Ohio’s youngest and most vulnerable, there is great...
Friday, March 15, 2019
OACHC Applauds Governor’s Investment In Ohio’s Future »
Ohio’s executive budget hits on many of Ohio’s Community Health Center priorities; misses on primary care workforce...
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...

National News
Monday, June 10, 2019
Chickenpox Vaccine May Protect Against Shingles Years Later »
"The chickenpox vaccine not only protects against chickenpox: A new study has found it also lowers the risk for shingles.....
Thursday, June 6, 2019
CDC Says Measles Cases in U.S. Have Now Reached Over 1,000 So Far in 2019 »
"That number is all but certain to continue climbing in the second half of the year. Last week, the CDC warned that U.S. m...
Wednesday, June 5, 2019
Even One Extra Walk a Day May Make a Big Difference »
"A new study of activity and mortality in older women finds that the total could be lower than many of us expect and that...
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
It's Not Just Measles. What You Should Know About Vaccines For Adults »
"The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported this week that the number of measles cases this year has climbed...
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Federal judge orders FDA to start regulating e-cigarettes »
"A federal judge on Wednesday ordered the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to speed up its reviews of thousands of elect...

Members in the News
Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Center Street clinic opens eye care center »
"Vision care services have officially joined the menu of other health services  available through the Center Street C...
Monday, July 8, 2019
ONE Health Ohio expansion continues »
"ONE Health Ohio continues to grow with the recent opening of its Northside Dental Center in the former Northside Regional...
Thursday, July 4, 2019
HealthSource in Wilmington starts a ‘Reading Nook’ »
"A “Reading Nook” for children is now set up inside HealthSource of Ohio, located at 140 W. Main St. in Wilmington. Childr...
Tuesday, July 2, 2019
Ohio Health Centers Use New Screening Tool to Improve Patient Health »
"Medical staff at the centers are using a screening tool called "PRAPARE" during routine office visits to detect social, e...
Monday, July 1, 2019
Equitas Health, Prism Health North Texas Announce New Partnership to Increase Access »
"Ohio-based Equitas Health and Dallas-based Prism Health North Texas (PHNTX) announced today a new partnership that forms...

OACHC in the News
Thursday, May 2, 2019
The Ohio Association of Community Health Centers Partners with Luma Health »
"Luma Health’s Patient Engagement Platform Will Help OACHC Health Centers Transform Access to Care, Activate Underserved P...
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Cleveland East Side Market grand opening set for Wednesday »
"The grand opening of the new East Side Market on E. 105th Street and St. Clair Avenue is set for Wednesday morning; a maj...
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Ohio should lead the attack on income-based health disparity »
"But the most on-point perspective may have come from Dr. Ted Wymyslo, a former state health director who is now chief med...
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...
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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...

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