Latest National Association of Community Health Centers Stories

2014-09-04 00:21:15

Direct Relief announces survey results from the 2014 Community Health Institute (CHI) and EXPO, an annual conference hosted by the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Sep. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Community Health Centers (CHCs) across the country, which are the medical home for 1 in 15 people in the United States, are experiencing an overall increase in patients but fewer uninsured patients in 2014, according to a survey...

2014-08-25 16:27:07

Initiative Seeks to Expand Access and Improve Healthcare for Underserved and Vulnerable Populations in the U.S. Through Support to Clinics and Community Health Centers FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE:BDX), a leading global medical technology company - together with Direct Relief and the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) - has announced the winners of the 2014 "Innovations in Care" awards to seven community...

2014-04-03 08:31:06

Nearly 70 grants are awarded to Free and Charitable Clinics, School-Based Health Centers and Community Health Centers as part of a $5 million, multi-year initiative WOONSOCKET, R.I., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The CVS Caremark Charitable Trust, a private foundation created by CVS Caremark Corporation (NYSE: CVS), today announced the recipients of nearly 70 grants awarded to free and charitable clinics, school-based health centers (SBHCs) and community health centers as part of a $5 million...

2014-03-14 23:01:21

A new report by the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) focuses on the growing numbers of Americans struggling to gain access to primary health care. Washington, DC (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 What:      Community Health Center representatives will discuss the findings of an new report, “Access is the Answer: Community Health Centers, Primary Care & the Future of American Health Care”. The report focuses on growing numbers of Americans...

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  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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