Rod Manifold Honored by Virginia Senate and House

Earlier this week, we were incredibly shocked and deeply saddened by the sudden loss of our colleague and friend, Rod Manifold, Executive Director of Central Virginia Health Services. Today, Rod was honored on the Senate floor with a Memorial Resolution. The resolution recognizes the impact Rod made on the health and wellness of countless Virginians. Additionally, the House adjourned […]

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New Health Center Sites Expand Virginians’ Access to Care

In recent months, several Virginia health centers have worked to expand the realm of their health services to reach more Virginians in need, through community partnerships, federal grant awards, and the opening of new satellite sites. In Roanoke, a new partnership between New Horizons Healthcare and the Rescue Mission will expand dental care for under-served […]

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Advanced Black Lung Cases Surge In Appalachia

An NPR series takes a look at the increase in Black Lung cases across Appalachia. NPR obtained data from 11 black lung clinics in Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania and Ohio, which reported a total of 962 cases so far this decade. “In just the last three years, 644 cases of complicated black lung were diagnosed […]

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