Governor McAuliffe Proclaims Health Center Week in Virginia

See Governor’s Press Announcement Proclaiming Community Health Center Week in Virginia 2017 Community Health Center Week 8/13/2017 WHEREAS, the health and well-being of all Virginians are of utmost importance to the prosperity and livelihood of our Commonwealth’s families and communities; and WHEREAS, Virginia’s Community Health Centers are at the core of our health care system and […]

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#FactualFriday

#FactualFriday: In 2016, Certified Application Counselors (CACs) at Virginia’s community health centers (CHCs) completed 124,129 enrollment assists to consumers across the Commonwealth.

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#FactualFriday

#FactualFriday: Virginia’s Community Health Centers provide health services and treatment for thousands of children each year. In 2016, approximately 72,733 patients under the age of eighteen were seen by providers at #VirginiaCHCs. Photo Credit: Southwest Virginia Community Health Systems

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#FactualFriday

April 7 is World Health Day. This year’s focus, designated by the World Health Organization (WHO), is depression. World Health Day is part of a larger campaign with the goal of raising awareness and getting help for those suffering from depression. As the leading cause of ill health and disability worldwide, depression can affect anyone, […]

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Virginia Health Center Advocates Head to Capitol Hill

This week, the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) is holding its annual Policy & Issues Forum (P&I) in Washington, D.C. On Thursday, health center executives, board members, and advocates headed to Capitol Hill to meet with their representatives, and to share why health centers are a critical part of the healthcare landscape in […]

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Tri-Area Community Health Expands CHC Site at Ferrum

“Bigger and better – and more services.” That’s the plan at Tri-Area Community Health, where, after more than 30 years of operation and three clinic locations, the federally qualified health center is expanding its Ferrum location. The new site, which will be on Ferrum Mountain Road, just around the corner from the current location, is […]

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