National Diabetes Month: How Do CHCs Impact Diabetes?

November is National Diabetes Month, and this year’s theme is Be smart about your heart: Control the ABCs of diabetes. People with diabetes have a higher risk for heart disease, and this month’s theme is a reminder of the importance of the A1C test, blood pressure, cholesterol managem

Become a Community Health Center Advocate

Part of what makes Community Health Centers (CHCs) great places to work is the dedication to the mission and commitment to our patients through advocacy. CHC staff in Colorado are calling and emailing their members of Congress. You can help too!  Email and call your members of Congres

Act Fast – Loan Repayment Opportunity Extended till November 20!

Students in their final year of medical school at an accredited U.S. allopathic and osteopathic medical school may apply now to receive up to $120,000 in loan repayment through the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Students to Service Loan Repayment Program.  If selected, recipient

Meet & Greet Networking & Job Fair Event

Colorado Community Health Network and Community Health Association of Mountain Plains States are hosting a Meet & Greet Networking and Job Fair event on Tuesday, October 21, 2014.  This will be a focused opportunity for students, residents, providers, and job seekers to meet staff

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