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Q&A with Dr. John Hatch, Health Center Pioneer

Dr. John W. Hatch is a nationally known public health leader and pillar of the Community Health Center Movement. His life’s work has focused on creating a more equitable healthcare system for all, especially people marginalized by institutional and systemic racism.


It’s Here! Medicaid Redeterminations – What’s Next?

(Photo Courtesy: Urban Health Plan in Bronx, NY) At the end of 2022, the federal spending package by Congress included a provision that uncoupled the Medicaid continuous enrollment with the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE). Medicaid continuous enrollment was a requirement put in place during the pandemic to prevent Medicaid beneficiaries from losing coverage during …

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A Year in Review on Climate Change and Environmental Health

2022 was a year marked with awareness and activism on climate change and environmental health. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Working Group II released their Sixth Assessment Report on Climate Change 2022: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability last February, which stressed that climate events are becoming more prevalent and unpredictable with urgent need to …


The Secret of Community Health Centers? They Deliver Superior Outcomes

By Robert L. Murry, PHD, MD, FAAFP, Chief Medical Officer of NextGen Healthcare.  Community Health Centers—U.S. Health Care Done Right With so much talk about how the U.S. health care system is spending more but achieving poorer outcomes, it’s good to know there are some bright spots. Near the top of the list of U.S. healthcare gems are Community Health Centers—otherwise known as …