Community Health Centers Provide Essential Dental Services

Did you know that Colorado’s Community Health Centers (CHCs) provided over 239,000 dental visits to 102,000 Coloradans in 2013? CHCs recognize that dental health is an important part of overall health by providing dental services as part of their comprehensive, integrated model of car

5 Reasons to Work at a Community Health Center

Community Health Centers (CHCs) are innovative, team-based, comprehensive primary care clinics that make communities healthier. They provide care the way patients want it: with the emphasis on care. Here are five reasons why working at a CHC is a rewarding experience.  CHCs bring medi

National Mental Health Awareness Month

National Mental Health Awareness Month is celebrated every May to recognize the importance of mental health, and to battle stigma against people experiencing mental health conditions. This year’s theme, Mind Your Health, emphasizes the connection between mental health and general well

Colorado CHCs Recognized as Patient-Centered Medical Homes

Community Health Centers (CHCs) always focus on offering patient-centered care. And they also work to become each patient’s medical home – the place that a patient goes for a regular check-up or other medical, dental, and behavioral health concerns. As CHCs continue to grow the patien

Community Health Centers Impact Health Disparities

National Minority Health Month takes place every April, and provides a chance to reflect on health disparities that arise from race and ethnicity. This year’s National Minority Health Month theme, Prevention is Power: Taking Action for Health Equity, focuses on the impact that access