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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which shouldn’t come as a surprise to those who have already seen displays of pink around our cities and towns, and countless other messages in the media reminding us of the toll that breast cancer takes each year. While treatments for breast
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Building a Lifelong Career in Community Health

October is Corps Community Month, celebrated annually by the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) to highlight the tremendous role NHSC-approved sites—including Community Health Centers (CHCs) and other safety-net clinics—have in bringing high quality primary health care services to c
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Loan Repayment Opportunities for Colorado CHC Providers and Support Staff

Community Health Centers (CHCs) offer employees rewarding opportunities to serve their communities and provide exceptional health care to underserved populations. And while CHCs are mission-driven and collaborative workplaces where staff in a variety of roles can follow their passions
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A National Legend in Our Backyard

Salud Family Health Centers has hundreds of great employees, and it’s typically a difficult decision to determine the recipient of the President’s Award.  However, this year the decision was easy.  The 2015 President’s Award was presented to Dr. Virgilio Licona at the annual staff pic
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Happy National Health Center Week!

August 9-15 is National Health Center Week, dedicated to recognizing the services and contributions of community, migrant, homeless, and school-based Community Health Centers (CHCs). In commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the national Community Health Center movement, this year’s
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Colorado CHCs Celebrate World Hepatitis Day

July 28th was World Hepatitis Day, a global health event established in 2010 and coordinated by The World Hepatitis Alliance in partnership with the World Health Organization (WHO). Viral hepatitis affects 400 million people worldwide, resulting in approximately 1.45 million deaths ea
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CHCs Celebrate 50 Years

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Community Health Center (CHC) movement nationally. This means that CHCs are officially recognized to provide integrated and comprehensive primary care that includes medical, dental, and behavioral health services to people all around the Cou
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Incredible Benefits of Community Health Centers

Colorado Community Health Network’s (CCHN’s) workforce team updated the Mission Driven Careers website to make recently posted jobs and blogs more accessible to job seekers and interested viewers.  Mission Driven Careers promotes the Colorado Community Health Centers (CHCs) model of i
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Be Part of the Solution – Mission Driven Careers

Community Health Centers (CHCs) are innovative, team-based, comprehensive primary care clinics that make communities better. CHCs offer rewarding, interesting work in a collaborative, growing environment. CHC clinicians share a common mission, and are among the elite in their professi
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