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Sunday, March 29, 2020
Emptied by postponed surgeries and new restrictions, central Ohio hospitals anticipate patient surge »
"As cases of COVID-19 increase across the state, central Ohio health-care providers are planning for the best and worst ca...
Friday, March 27, 2020
Telehealth use rapidly expands in Ohio during pandemic »
"The COVID-19 outbreak is fueling an expansion of telehealth as state and federal officials seek to reduce the strain on t...
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Behavioral health hotline »
"In response to the increased stress and anxiety related to the COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting stay in place orders,...
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Boost in confirmed coronavirus cases expected as testing ramps up in Ohio »
"More Ohioans are expected to be diagnosed with COVID-19 with the increase in testing but experts caution that while the j...
Saturday, March 14, 2020
Governor DeWine Provides COVID-19 Update »
"(COLUMBUS, Ohio)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, M.D., MPH, today provided a...

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
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Stores designate shopping time for seniors vulnerable amid coronavirus: Walmart, Target, Whole Foods »
"Acknowledging that older adults and persons with underlying health conditions are more susceptible to COVID-19, a growing...
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Heart Association Puts Halt To Bayer’s Giant Displays Of Baby Aspirin »
"The implication was that everyone could reduce their heart attack risk by taking a “baby aspirin.” But recent studies hav...
Sunday, February 16, 2020
A New Battle Between Insurers And Big Pharma Is Costing Sick People Thousands »
"Two Ohio lawmakers introduced legislation that would ban insurers from using accumulator policies when there's no generic...
Saturday, February 8, 2020
FDA crackdown on vaping flavors has blind spot... »
"WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government on Thursday began enforcing restrictions on flavored electronic cigarettes aimed at...
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...

Members in the News
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
HHS Awards $100 Million to Health Centers for COVID-19 Response »
"Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (...
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Five Rivers wants to build the state's largest FQHC facility in west Dayton »
"Latest plans for the three-story, 85,000-square-foot facility reflect a substantial increase in floor space, as well as a...
Thursday, March 12, 2020
Erie County has few young kids lacking health insurance »
"SANDUSKY — Erie County apparently has few young children without any health insurance, or so the U.S. Census Bureau says....
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Baby Cafe makes Hamilton debut, offers breastfeeding support »
"West Chester Hospital opened Baby Café on Monday at 210 South Second St. in partnership with WIC and Primary Health Solut...
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Health system focuses on LBGTQ care, HIV »
"Equitas Health, a nonprofit community health care system focusing on LGBTQ health and HIV/AIDS, will hold a focus group f...

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...

The Informer Blog
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OACHC Updates
Tuesday, April 7, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Alert: Individual Posing as Office of Civil Rights (OCR) Investigator »
    It has come to OCR’s attention that an individual posing as an OCR Investigator has contacted HIP...
Tuesday, April 7, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Application Window for FCC Funds for Telehealth Opening ANY DAY; 1st Come, 1st Served Basis »
    The FCC’s new $200 million program related to COVID-19 will allow eligible providers – i...
Wednesday, April 1, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ohio Department of Health Receives All Allocated PPE from Strategic National Stockpile »
Ohio requested early and has received its shipment of PPE from the Strategic National Stockpile (SNS). PPE includes gowns,...
Wednesday, April 1, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Battelle Decontamination of N95s – What We Know »
OACHC had a virtual meeting with Battelle and here are the highlights: Information Sterilization Process: Use v...
Wednesday, April 1, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Reporting Ventilator Inventory »
Yesterday, March 31, Ohio Department of Health Director, Dr. Amy Acton, issued an order requiring all entities with ventil...

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