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National Public Health Week

Next week is National Public Health Week (April 2-8) a time to focus on addressing the unique needs of the nation’s most vulnerable populations during public health threats. This is a weeklong campaign NACHC is proud to sponsor, given that America’s health centers have played a critical role in protecting public health during disasters. A …

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Access Denied to 56 Million

Access Denied Report CoverNearly one in five Americans don’t have access to basic health care. That’s according to a new report from the National Association of Community Health Centers and the Robert Graham Center. The big surprise is that lack of access doesn’t discriminate. The medically disenfranchised come from all income levels, racial backgrounds and …

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New Book Traces the Health Center Roots

When has health care in America gone right? Try going back over forty years when a convergence of will and radical ideas sparked the Community Health Center Movement. A new book traces those fledgling steps that revolutionized health care. Community Health Centers: A Movement and the People Who Made It Happen is the title of …