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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...
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...
Monday, January 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wednesday, September 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Landmark Study Confirms Medicaid Cost-Savings at Health Centers »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                            ...
Tuesday, August 16, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ultimate Health Center Champions Announced »
Ultimate Health Center Champions Announced   Ohio’s Community Health Centers showcase innovative care ...
Thursday, October 1, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAFP Names Top Physician, Humanitarian and Public Health Advocates »
Five family physicians honored for outstanding contributions to Family Medicine FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    Th...
Tuesday, September 15, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
HHS awards nearly $500 million in Affordable Care Act funding to health centers to expand primary ca »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 15, 2015   "Today, Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell anno...
Monday, August 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Celebrating National Health Center Week 2015 »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | August 9, 2015                        ...
Wednesday, August 5, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
MVHC and Six County Collaborate to Improve Patient Health through Accessible Primary Care »
Partnership Created to Target A Population that Dies 20 Years Earlier Due to Poor Primary Care and Chronic Illness " Zan...
Thursday, July 16, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Jones, State Officials Announce Pilot Program in Dayton to Reduce Ohio's Infant Mortality Rate »
Jones, State Officials Announce Pilot Program in Dayton to Reduce Ohio's Abysmal Infant Mortality Rate  COLUMBUS...
Wednesday, July 1, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Community Health Centers Support State Budget »
Community Health Centers Support State Budget OACHC supports the final state budget which will improve birth outcomeS...
Wednesday, July 1, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Jones, Tavares Announce Implementation of SB 279 from 130th GA »
Jones, Tavares Announce Implementation of SB 279 from 130th GA Four Community Health Center Pilots to Reduce Infant Mor...
Thursday, June 25, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Statement from the Ohio Association of Community Health Centers regarding U.S. Supreme Court Ruling »
Statement from the Ohio Association of Community Health Centers regarding U.S. Supreme Court Ruling in King vs. Burwell...
Wednesday, June 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
MVHC NAMES DR. GERALD TIBERIO 2015 CHUCK HUNTER MISSION AWARD WINNER »
For Immediate Release Media Contact: Aaron Martin ImageUp 773.505.4325 amartin@goimageup.com  ...
Tuesday, June 9, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Community Health Centers Applaud Ohio Senate »
Community Health Centers Applaud Ohio Senate OACHC commends the Senate’s proposed budget which will improve birth o...
Tuesday, May 5, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
HHS announces $101 million in Affordable Care Act funding to 164 new community health centers »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 5, 2015 Contact: HHS Press Office 202-260-6342    HHS announces $...
Tuesday, April 21, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
City of Cincinnati Primary Care Centers Receive Highest Level of Recognition for PCMH Model »
Date: April 21, 2015 Contact: Ashley Auciello Public Information Officer PH: 513-357-7211 or 513-356-6268...
Tuesday, March 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Joining Forces to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screenings »
Contact:   Julie DiRossi-King , Chief Operating Officer 614.507.7805   Joining Forces to...
Tuesday, March 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Joining Forces to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screenings »
“80% by 2018”: ensure 80% of adults age 50+ are regularly screened for colorectal cancer by 2018   (Columbus,...
Wednesday, February 4, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Health Coverage Works to Transform Lives »
The Ohio Association of Community Health Centers applauds Governor John Kasich for his leadership and commitment to a...
Thursday, January 22, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Targeted Programs in Rural and Urban Ohio Communities to Combat Infant Mortality »
January 22, 2015 (COLUMBUS) – A program to connect at-risk expectant mothers with care and supports has been set in motio...
Thursday, December 4, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ohio’s Community Health Centers Applaud Governor’s Actions to Reduce Infant Mortality »
December 4, 2014 (COLUMBUS) – The Ohio Association of Community Health Centers applauds Governor John Kasich for the lead...
Thursday, November 6, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
HRSA awards $51.3 million in ACA funding to support mental health and substance abuse treatment »
Join us in congratulating 7 of our health centers who received Affordable Care Act funding to support mental health and su...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bipartisan Majorities in Both Houses Call for Action to Address Funding Cliff »
"In letters sent this week to leadership in both the House and Senate, bipartisan majorities in both the House and Senate...
Tuesday, September 30, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Collaboration Fosters the Highest Quality of Care »
September 30, 2014 (COLUMBUS) – The Ohio Association of Community Health Centers is proud to announce an affiliation...
Friday, September 26, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ohio’s Community Health Centers Poised to Reduce Infant Mortality »
September 26, 2014 (COLUMBUS) – Ohio’s Community Health Centers are uniquely poised to make a positive impact on the...
Monday, May 12, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Health Experts and Advocates Urge Legislative Action to reduce Infant Mortality, pass SB 279 »
May 12, 2014 (Columbus, Ohio) – A panel of health professionals came together today to discuss the infantmortality crisis...

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