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The Bristol Press – Central CT Chambers of Commerce’s Family Health and Wellbeing Expo set for Saturday

BRISTOL – The Central CT Chambers of Commerce Family Health and Wellbeing Expo this Saturday attracted more than 60 vendors and will provide a wide variety of health information and screenings. The Family Health and Wellness Expo will be held Saturday, March 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Bristol Eastern High School at […]

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Nigeria: Donor Funding for Family Planning Drops $10 Million in 3 Years

Donor contribution to the family planning fund basket in Nigeria has increased from $14.03 million in 2018, $8 million in 2019 to $4 million in 2020, even as the federal government allocation does not did not exceed $4 million, LEADERSHIP audits revealed. Although identified as an important tool in the prevention of child and infant […]

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Heel Brands | Congresswoman awards $2 million grant to South Central Family Health Center

South Central Family Health Center has been selected to receive a $2 million grant to help improve virtual healthcare. The grant came from Congresswoman Roybal-Allard, representing California’s 40th congressional district. On February 14, nearly $55 million was awarded to health centers funded by the Health Resources and Services Administration. The grant is funded by the […]

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Nigeria: Leveraging the Private Sector to Expand Access to Family Planning – Without Compromising Quality

The past few years have been difficult for maternal health. COVID-19 has dealt a severe blow to our healthcare system, slowing us down in our efforts to improve the quality and equity of care to help pregnant women survive and thrive. In order to sufficiently address our country’s maternal health crisis, however, we must do […]

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Leveraging the private sector to expand access to family planning – without compromising quality

By Iyadunni Olubode (Lead Writer) The past few years have been difficult for maternal health. COVID-19 has dealt a severe blow to our healthcare system, slowing us down in our efforts to improve the quality and equity of care to help pregnant women survive and thrive.In order to sufficiently address our country’s maternal health crisis, […]

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Stand Up and Give Campaign with Methodist Family Health | KLRT

Churches, small groups, workplaces, organizations, and individuals can share the light of belonging, self-worth, and love by donating necessities to children and families from Arkansas supported by Methodist Family Health. From Ash Wednesday March 2, 2022 through Easter Sunday April 17, we ask Arkansans to collect the following necessities, purchase them online or donate to […]

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How COVID-19 Impacted Child and Family Health and Health Care: A Mixed Methods Study Incorporating Family Voices

This article was originally published here Transl Behav Med. February 22, 2022: ibab166. doi: 10.1093/tbm/ibab166. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT Describe how social disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic impacted children’s access to health care and children’s health behaviors in 2020. We used mixed methods to conduct surveys and interviews in-depth with English- and Spanish-speaking […]

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Greater Family Health Palatine location to open March 7, 2022

Greater Family Health is less than a month away from opening its new location in Palatine, Illinois. Opened March 7, 2022, the new health center will be located at 345 W Northwest Highway, Palatine, IL. After several years of planning and delays due to the pandemic, Greater Family Health is excited to further expand its […]

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PSS Special Education Program Partners with CHCC Family Health Center | News

(PSS) — The Public School System Special Education Program and the Commonwealth Healthcare Corp. Family Health Information Center. or F2F HIC are working together to improve access to online therapy services by distributing 175 new headsets to children with special health needs enrolled in public schools. The helmets, which will be distributed to schools in […]

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Finland women’s national team coach quits squad due to family health issues

Steven Ellis/Euro Hockey The Finnish women’s national team will be without their original head coach for the remainder of the Olympics. On Friday morning, the Finnish Olympic Committee announced that coach Pasi Mustonen would leave the team immediately and return home from Beijing to deal with “serious family health issues”. Assistant coach Jusso Toivola will […]

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Maven Clinic Announces New Initiatives to Improve Maternal and Family Health Care

Maven Clinic, the world’s largest virtual clinic for women’s and family health, recently announced the appointment of Alex Peahl, MD, MSc, as the first Visiting Scientist to join its Visiting Scientist Program.1 The company’s newly formed program is designed to connect clinician innovators with the company to expand its clinical research roadmap and drive innovations […]

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Family Health Services opens new location in Blaine County | Local

BELLEVUE — Family Health Services opened a new clinic in Bellevue on Tuesday. The health center is located at 621 N. Main St. and will provide medical services to patients of all ages. Services will expand to include dental, behavioral health and pharmacy in March 2022. This is the 10th addition to the Family Health […]

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Center for Family Health Column: Normalizing Mental Health

By Leon Puttler JACKSON, MI — Most of us pay more attention to our physical health than our mental health. We visit the dentist twice a year to make sure our teeth and gums are healthy. We regularly see medical professionals to make sure our bodies are cared for and functioning properly. But we often […]

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Tom Brady’s retirement based on family and health factors for the future

Over the past few days, rumors have surfaced that all signs point to Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady retiring from the NFL. After 22 seasons in the league, rumors turned to reports on Saturday that Brady would be retiring, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter and Jeff Darlington. Brady has said for weeks that he doesn’t want […]

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Central Manitoulin Family Health Team Adds Two Physicians

The Manitoulin Central Family Health Team has announced the addition of two new physicians to its staff. Dr. Doris Mitchell and Dr. Reed Gillanders officially joined the team in October 2021, providing primary care services in Mindemoya. “Dr. Mitchell and Dr. Gillanders are providing support to the Manitoulin Health Center (MHC) in the Mindemoya Emergency […]

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Blue Cross partners with Evergreen Family Health for integrated primary care

Blue Cross partners with Evergreen Family Health for integrated primary care Berlin, Vermont — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont and Evergreen Family Health are partnering to provide collaborative primary care programs. This arrangement allows for additional integrative primary care oversight and management that should result in higher levels of success for Blue Cross […]

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EcoTarium Names Family Health Center Executive As New CEO

After a turbulent year, Worcester science museum The EcoTarium has announced Noreen Johnson Smith, an experienced community health leader, as its new president and CEO, according to a Thursday press release from the organization. Smith will begin his role on Monday. Smith has a 35-year career, with her longest role at the Family Health Center […]

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Great Falls Indian Family Health Clinic welcomes psychiatric nurse

Indian Family Health Clinic and Indian Health Service Facility of Great Falls welcomed psychiatric nurse Dr. Deni Fitzpatrick to their team. Fitzpatrick can diagnose and treat mental health needs including anxiety, depression, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. She also specializes in medication management and can offer psychoeducation., where she assesses how patients’ sleep, appetite or daily […]

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Sun Life Family Health Center launches new brand

Sun Life Family Health Center has rebranded itself as Sun Life Health, including a new logo. The company is the largest primary care provider in Pinal County. Sun Life Family Health Center, Pinal County’s largest primary medical care provider, has been changing its name since its founding in 1976. The business will now be known […]

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Know the facts about cervical cancer

Joseph Whitt, MD / Lone Star Family Health Center January 10, 2022 Some strains, especially HPV-16 and HPV-18, are known to cause cancer because they disrupt normal cell behavior and cause cells to grow out of control. Gardasil is a vaccine that helps protect against these two strains by generating an immune response to the […]

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RMC and Family Health Center Partner to Create Family Medicine Residency Program | Local

The Regional Medical Center is seeking to partner with the Orangeburg Family Health Center to create a family medicine residency program. FHC applied for and received a $750,000 grant from the US Department of Health and Human Services, through the Health Resources and Services Administration, to make the program a reality. A target date for […]

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RMC and Family Health Center Partner to Create Family Medicine Residency Program |

The Regional Medical Center is seeking to partner with the Orangeburg Family Health Center to create a family medicine residency program. FHC applied for and received a $750,000 grant from the US Department of Health and Human Services, through the Health Resources and Services Administration, to make the program a reality. A target date for […]

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Free Rapid COVID-19 Tests from Family Health Source in West Volusia

IMAGE COURTESY FAMILY HEALTH SOURCE Family Health Source is distributing COVID-19 tests in West Volusia today, January 4, at locations in DeLand, Deltona and Pierson. “We had about 7,200 [tests] for Volusia County,” said CEO Laurie Asbury The tag. “Right now we’re doing Deltona, DeLand and Pierson.” Tests will be distributed today until 3 p.m. […]

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COVID-19 situation has ‘ballooned’ in North Hastings, family health team doctor says

The Bancroft Family Health Team office (Photo credit: Mathew Reisler – Moose FM) North Hastings will see more cases in the coming days, and residents should take steps to protect others this holiday season. Dr. Carolyn Brown of the Bancroft Family Health Team says that because Hastings Prince Edward Public Health is inundated with cases, […]

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Providers describe impact if Executive Council rejects family planning contracts

CONCORD- On Wednesday, December 22, contracts for family planning providers will be reviewed at the New Hampshire Executive Council meeting (#41C), including for three reproductive health providers whose contracts were rejected in September – Planned Parenthood of Northern New England; Health Center for Equality; and Lovering Health Center. This vote comes quickly on the heels […]

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Cautious Optimism About Gender Data in National Family Health Surveys (NFHS-5)

Anupma Mehta The recently released compendium of fact sheets on various health and empowerment indicators from the fifth round of the National Family Health Surveys (NFHS-5) for the period 2019-21 gives us cause to cry, particularly with regard to the empowerment of women and the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goal (SDG 5) on […]

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NextGen Enterprise leveraged by El Centro Family Health to provide growing range of healthcare services

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NextGen Healthcare, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXGN), a leading provider of ambulatory care-focused technology solutions, today announced that El Centro Family Health (El Centro), a federally licensed nonprofit (FQHC) that provides medical, behavioral health clinic, dental, and school services in northern New Mexico, selected the NextGen® Company platform to serve its growing community. This solution includes […]

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A truck destroys the doors of a family health clinic in Goderich

Content of the article The main entrance to the Maitland Valley Family Health Team Center was badly damaged on the evening of December 11 when an individual walked through the front doors. Content of the article Huron OPP says the driver then backed up and turned around to do the same at the emergency entrance […]

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Federal grant allows Greater Lawrence Family Health Center to expand residency program

The 10 graduates of the 2021 Family Medicine Residency at Greater Lawrence Family Health Center are, from left, Drs. Layla Cavitt, Rebecca Lee, Tuhin Roy, Jamie Ellis, Elie Ata, Sumana Setty, Caroline Komanecky, Yeri Park, Jennifer Wolf and Julia Cooper. Courtesy photograph.) The Lawrence Family Medicine Residency Program expands to 48 physicians thanks to a […]

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Ghana: School of Family Health Medicine Holds 2nd Graduation

Forty-seven granduants consisting of 26 women and 21 men graduated on Thursday as the second batch of medical students from Family Health Medical School after completing all coursework and exams. They will then be assigned to various medical facilities across the country. Speaking at the graduation ceremony, Naa Dr Alhassan Andani, Chairman of the Board […]

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New cookbook from Guelph Family Health Study offers plant-based protein recipes for families

“We hope families will try them and enjoy them,” said Guelph Family Health study director David Ma. Helping families is why researchers from the University of Guelph and the Guelph Family Health Study (GFHS) are releasing a new plant-based protein cookbook. Plant-Based Proteins: Recipes Simplified offers 30 recipes using different types of plant proteins, such […]

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NextGen Enterprise leveraged by Monmouth Family Health Center to meet a wide range of medical and dental needs

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NextGen Healthcare, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXGN), a leading provider of ambulatory care-focused technology solutions, today announced that Monmouth Family Health Center (Monmouth), an accredited health center the Federal Government (FQHC) with three sites in New Jersey, has adopted its comprehensive suite of solutions including: NextGen® Company Electronic Health Records (EHRs) and practice management (PM), as […]

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Evaluation of the Internal Oversight Services Evaluation Division of the UNRWA Family Health Team Reform Department (October 2021) – Occupied Palestinian Territory

Managed by the Department of Internal Oversight Services, the evaluation was conducted by IOD PARC. Guided by standard evaluation criteria, the evaluation focused on UNRWA’s Family Health Team approach, a central pillar of a health curriculum reform program launched in 2011. Serving a dual learning objective and accountability, the evaluation assessed the quality and outcomes […]

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National Family Health Survey indicates obesity is on the rise in children and adults

A large majority do not recognize the importance of leading a healthy and active life New Delhi: There has been an increase in obesity among children under five, with 33 states and union territories seeing an increase in the number of overweight children, according to the latest National Family Health Survey (NFHS). . Experts have […]

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Center for Family Health column: Try these 10 simple tips for a healthier life

Shawn HeilerPhoto provided by the Family Health Center By Shawn Heiler JACKSON, MI — Living a healthier life doesn’t have to be difficult. Here are 10 simple tips to help get you on a healthier path with just a little effort. Incorporating big changes into your routine right from the start can be daunting and […]

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National Family Health Survey – The New Indian Express

Express press service BHUBANESWAR: Even though the number of male drinkers has declined in Odisha over the past five years, female alcohol consumption has almost doubled over the period. According to the latest National Family Health Survey (NFHS), alcohol consumption among women over the age of 15 increased from 2.4% in 2015-16 to 4.3% in […]

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Family Health Centers Offer Mobile Testing | Local

Family Health Centers, Inc. is offering free COVID-19 mobile testing. Testing sites will be in various communities in Orangeburg, Bamberg and Dorchester counties from Monday, November 29 through Friday, December 3. The sites will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., with a lunch break from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. No appointment is […]

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Latest findings from National Family Health Survey: Anemia and obesity are the two biggest health problems facing India, Feel Experts

New Delhi: The results of phase two of the National Family Health Survey (NFHS-5) were released by the central government on Wednesday 24 November. The NFHS-5 results provide population, health and nutrition information for India and each State/Union Territory (UT). NFHS-5 phase one results for 22 states and UT were released in December 2020. As […]

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National Family Health Survey-5: Improvement in PU, by Key Indicators

LUCKNOW: Only 1.5% of women aged 30-49 in Uttar Pradesh have ever had a cervical cancer screening test in their lifetime, according to findings from the National Family Health Survey -5 (NFHS-5). Findings released Wednesday indicate that many health indicators have improved in the state. Less domestic violence with women was reported in the family […]

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National Family Health Survey says women outnumber men

The fifth edition of the National Family Health Survey has confirmed signs of demographic change in the country. The fifth edition of the National Family Health Survey (NFHS) has confirmed signs of demographic change in India. For the first time since the creation of the NFHS in 1992, the proportion of women exceeds that of […]

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Samuel Dixon Family Health Center, Christy Smith, Grocery Partner to Distribute Turkey DinnersSamuel Dixon Family Health Center, Christy Smith, Grocery Partner to Distribute Turkey Dinners – Hometown Station | KHTS FM 98.1 & AM 1220 — Santa Clarita Radio

On Tuesday, the Samuel Dixon Family Health Center, Inc. (SDFHC), in partnership with Christy Smith and Grocery Outlet, donated dinners for their Thanksgiving dinner. “We look forward to the Turkey Gift every year as it allows us to help our patients beyond their medical, dental and behavioral needs. SDFHC strives to ensure the overall well-being […]

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More hospital births, but limited gains in child nutrition: National Family Health Survey-5

The total fertility rate fell to 2.0, indicating only the replacement level. Births in institutional settings, such as a hospital, improved by almost eight percentage points, but children who were stunted or showed signs of wasting fell by only three percentage points in maximum, shows a comparison of National Family Health Survey-5 (NFHS-5) and NFHS-4. […]

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Samuel Dixon Family Health Center provides 70 turkeys

The Samuel Dixon Family Health Center in Val Verde held its annual turkey drive for 70 families identified as needing food to celebrate Thanksgiving. According to CEO Philip Solomon, the health center provided turkeys with the help of Grocery Outlet and former MP Christy Smith. Christy Smith has stepped up significantly to help provide 70 […]

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Nigeria: Putting Family Planning First – Lessons from Zimbabwe for Lagos State

Like many countries in sub-Saharan Africa, Nigeria continues to face challenges in meeting the health needs of its population, particularly in sexual and reproductive health. Despite cuts in funding from international development partners for family planning (FP) services and the revision of Nigeria’s Family Planning Master Plan (Scaling-up Plan): 2014-2018 to the Family Planning Nigeria […]

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REX NELSON: A Family Affair

From 2001 to 2008, Spencer Andrews’ life focused on NASCAR racing. Andrews, originally from Arkansas, had earned a bachelor’s degree in biology with a concentration in writing from Davidson College in North Carolina. But it was racing rather than biology that was his passion. Andrews remained in North Carolina after graduation, working in the Charlotte […]

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Average family healthcare coverage tops $22,000 a year, report finds

November 11, 2021 – Family health insurance obtained through an employer now averages more than $22,000 a year, according to new survey results by the Kaiser Family Foundation. Employees pay about $6,000 of those costs, and companies cover the rest, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation’s 2021 Employer Health Benefits Survey. The average annual premium […]

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Care Group acquires Pukekohe Family Health Care to become the largest primary care provider in East Auckland

Auckland, New Zealand, November 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Care Group, a renowned health services provider and integrator, has acquired Pukekohe Family Health Care (PFHC), a large general practice based in Central Pukekohe. The latest acquisition is in line with the group’s vision of strengthening community health by Auckland. The Pukekohe Family Health Care will be […]

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Local group ‘shines’ in aid of Methodist family health

Jason Lee Hale and The Personal Space Invaders will donate 100% of the proceeds from their original song to Methodist Family Health. LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Jason Lee Hale and The Personal Space Invaders, a local band made up of musicians from all over Arkansas, are donating proceeds from their original song download, It’s time […]

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Staff departures from East End Family Health Team in Timmins have patients worried

Timmins- The East End Family Health Team serves around 1,600 patients, as well as Northern College students, and they recently learned that Northern College is planning to upgrade the team. In a Nov. 5 press release, the college said: “The retirement of some existing health staff has provided an opportunity to implement changes to deliver […]

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Rebuilding Title X: New Regulations for the Federal Family Planning Program

On October 4, 2021, the Biden administration released final new regulations for the federal Title X family planning program. The new regulations replace those issued by the Trump administration in 2019, which made significant and well-documented changes to the Title X program, resulting in a significant reduction in the size of the Title X network […]

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Greater Lawrence Family Health Center comedy show In Pink raises $50,000 for women’s health

After more than a year of work during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Greater Lawrence Family Health Center took time out with friends and well-wishers to laugh and relax during the 11th annual In Pink Comedy Show last Thursday, in line. In Pink has raised nearly $50,000 for women’s health programs. Headlining comedian Judy Carter was […]

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Venice Family Clinic completes merger with South Bay Family Health Care, expanding reach of services to those in need from the Santa Monica Mountains to South Bay

LOS ANGELES, November 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Venice Family Clinic and South Bay Family Health Care, who have together provided more than a century of health care to residents of LA County in need, announced today that they have completed their merger and that they were moving forward as one organization. Operating as the Venice […]

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Family Health Center COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic offering booster doses and 1st or 2nd shots in Kalamazoo

KALAMAZOO, MI – People can walk in, or call ahead for an appointment, to get a COVID-19 vaccine at a drive-thru clinic in Kalamazoo. The Family Health Center (FHC) will be hosting a drive-in clinic to administer COVID-19 vaccines on Tuesday, November 2 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Kalamazoo Central High School, 2432 […]

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Indian Family Health Clinic receives $30,000 to promote COVID-19 vaccines

The Fort Belknap Tribes and Indian Family Health Clinic, an Indian Health Service facility in Great Falls, are among 12 Indigenous entities that have received a $30,000 grant to help fight COVID-19. Register:for the Tribune newsletter on tribal news IllumiNative, an organization that promotes Indigenous representation, provided the grants through its For the love of […]

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Child Family Health International (CFHI) Partnership | MUSK

Child Family Health International (CFHI) and the Center for Global Health have partnered through an Institutional Affiliation Agreement to engage MUSC students and interns in a wide variety of community health projects in low-income countries low and intermediate. Providing programs specifically designed for MUSC students and interns, CFHI is a leader in global health education, […]

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Center for Family Health Announces 30th Anniversary Art and Photo Contest

(22 October 2021 11:16) The Center for Family Health has announced that it is hosting an art and photo contest in conjunction with the 30 Health Centerand Birthday party. The contest is open to all professional and amateur artists or photographers living in Jackson, Michigan, ages 12 and older. Traditional, contemporary, avant-garde, creative and experimental […]

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HHS Rule Change for Title X Family Planning Puts Patients First, Lifts Harmful Restrictions – Sedona.Biz

Phoenix A-Z (October 18, 2021) – The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released its final rule for the Title X program, rolling back Trump-era restrictions and putting patients first, marking a critical step toward restoring access to Title X-funded care for thousands of people across Arizona. “We are deeply grateful that the […]

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Family Health Service office promises affordable care in Bellevue | Health

Family Health Services, a nonprofit founded in 1982 in Burley, Idaho, will open a new office at 602 N. Main St. in Bellevue this winter. The facility will provide deeply discounted medical, dental and behavioral health services to eligible residents. The new facility will provide a close-to-home option for Wood River Valley residents who traveled […]

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Opening of primary care at the new Cleveland Clinic in Lorain; Amherst Family Health expands its services

LORAIN COUNTY, Ohio – A new primary care clinic in Lorain has started seeing patients, and a family health center in Amherst now offers services to cancer patients. El Centro Cleveland Clinic Outpatient Center The new primary care clinic is housed within the social services agency Lorain El Centro de Servicios Sociales Inc. The Cleveland […]

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Evergreen Family Health suspends 2-year effort to build center in Charlotte

A sign in the city of Charlotte. File photo by Emily Greenberg/VTDigger CHARLOTTE — Evergreen Family Health Partners has suspended efforts to bring the Charlotte Family Health Center back to Charlotte. The company announced its decision on September 15, citing regulatory hurdles, controversy and a lawsuit as factors in the choice. Evergreen Family Health Partners […]

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Kathy Castor: $1.7 million in federal funds directed to Tampa Family Health Center

This week, the United States Rep. Kathy BeaverD-Fla., announced that the Tampa Family Health Centers (TFHC) will receive $1.7 million in federal funds as part of the $1.9 trillion federal stimulus package signed in March. “This initiative provides funding to health centers to COVID-19[female[feminine-related capital requirements, construction of new facilities, renovation and expansion of existing […]

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Family Health Center to Host Free Women’s Health Expo and Offer Mammograms in October in Kalamazoo

KALAMAZOO, MI — Held during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a free women’s health exhibit will focus on a number of health issues unique to women. The exposure, organized on October 16 by the Family Health Center, will include the possibility of obtaining health checks, blood pressure checks, mammograms and screening tests for cervical cancer. There […]

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$24 Million Federal Grant to NYU Langone Family Health Centers Strengthens Community Health Care for Underserved New Yorkers

The 2-year grant is part of a $350 billion relief program allocated to state and local governments to help individuals and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Family Health Center grant is the second largest in New York State, where 63 qualified federal health centers received funding to strengthen community health care. “Strengthening healthcare infrastructure […]

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Coastal Family Health Center Reflects on Bridging the Great Health Divide

BILOXI, Miss. (WLOX) – Health has been one of the most discussed topics over the past two years due to COVID-19. In 2019, the United States Census Bureau reported that up to 18% of people under age 65 in southern Mississippi did not have health insurance. Health officials said it drove up the price of […]

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$24 Million Grant to NYU Langone Family Health Centers Strengthens Community Health Care for New Yorkers

JNYU Langone Family Health Centers in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, have received a $24 million federal grant through the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to advance COVID-19 vaccination and education and expand access to high-quality, comprehensive care in some of New York City’s most disadvantaged neighborhoods. The 2-year grant is part of a $350 billion […]

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Kenya: Data Shows More Women Are Choosing Natural Family Planning Methods

Natural family planning has become a preferred method for women in the country even as the use of modern contraceptives among married women increases by 5%. According to the Ministry of Health’s Reproductive and Maternity Services Unit, as part of family planning methods, about 63,785 women (10%) were using natural methods in August, including abstinence […]

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DUSON Launches New Center Focused on Latino Teens and Family Health

Latinos are the the tallest and the youngest racial minority group in we – accounting for around a quarter of all people under 30. The new Center for Latino Adolescent and Family Health (CLAFH) at Duke University School of Nursing serves to engage with the health care of the Latino community by addressing the inequities […]

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Get your COVID-19 vaccine at Orangeburg Family Health Centers this week

August 16, 2021 12:11 p.m. EDT COLUMBIA, SC (WOOLO) – If you still need a COVID-19 vaccine, you can get the Moderna vaccine from Family Health Centers, Inc. in Orangeburg this week. Today you can get vaccinated either at the Seniors Recreation and Leisure Center on Park Street in Neeses or at the New Mount […]

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NYU Langone Family Health Centers Receives $2 Million CDC Grant to Expand Effective HIV Prevention

BROOKLYN, NY, August 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Affirming the success of its HIV prevention programs and support strategies, the Family Health Centers at NYU Langone benefited from an additional period of five years, $2 million grant through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) High Impact Comprehensive HIV Prevention Programs for Community Based Organizations. […]

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Arroyo Vista Family Health Center Improves Holistic Case Management for Underserved Population Using LANES HIE

LOS ANGELES, March 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Los Angeles Network for Enhanced Services (WAYS) announced today Arroyo Vista Family Health Center leverages its community health data from local hospitals, outpatient sites, and behavioral health centers. Arroyo Vista uses Health Information Exchange (HIE) data alongside the LANES population health activation tool to better track and […]

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Kathy Castor announces distribution of COVID-19 vaccines to Tampa Family Health Centers

Tampa Family Health Centers will be one of 250 health centers nationwide to receive vaccines through the Health Resources and Services Administration’s COVID-19 Immunization Program, U.S. Rep. Catherine Beaver announced Monday. The Department of Health and Human Services chose TFHC as part of a new program launched by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention […]

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Sunset Park Family Health Center at NYU Langone—Second Avenue

At Sunset Park Family Health Center at NYU Langone—Second Avenue, our physicians, nurse practitioners, and nurse midwives provide obstetric, gynecologic, and pediatric care. Family Health Centers at NYU Langone We meet the health needs of the whole family through programs focused on primary and specialty medical care, dentistry and social support services. View All Family […]