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

Colorado’s Safety Net Celebrate Corps Community Day and Primary Health Care

October 11, 2013, health professionals, Community Health Centers (CHCs), partners and students celebrated National Primary Care Week and Corps Community Day.  Colorado Community Health Network (CCHN), Community Health Association of the Mountain/Plains States (CHAMPS), National Health

Another Great Benefit of Working at Colorado Community Health Centers

  Community Health Centers (CHC) are on the leading edge of health care innovation in implementing the Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) model.  The basic mission of a medical home is to provide comprehensive primary care.  Clinics that are PCMHs build a close partnership betw

Medicaid Expansion in Colorado Means More Opportunities for Job Seekers

Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper signed a bill into Colorado law on May 13, 2013, that will expand Medicaid eligibility to 160,000 medically underserved Coloradans. The expansion will help many people who are currently uninsured gain access to health insurance coverage and should h

NHSC Scholarship Program Application Cycle Now Open Through May 14!

On March 21, The National Health Service Corps (NHSC) announced the opening of their Scholarship Program. The Scholarship Program (SP), unlike the Loan Repayment Program which is open to providers who have finished their training, seeks to select health professions students who are co