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Community Health Center, Inc. Celebrates National Health Center Week 2015

Community Health Center, Inc. Celebrates National Health Center Week 2015

Community Health Center, Inc. (CHC) is marking National Health Center Week 2015 (NHCW) with free, family friendly events at various CHC sites across the state, as part of a week-long campaign (August 9-15) to raise awareness about the mission and accomplishments of America's Health Centers the largest and most successful system of primary healthcare. One of the bright spots in America's health care system, health centers started 50 years ago as a pilot project during President Lyndon Johnson's War on Poverty. Today, they have compiled a significant record of success that includes: • Reducing income and ethnic health disparities nationwide, even in the poorest and...

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