Monthly Archives: March 2013

Budget Sequester Will Hurt Local Health Center Patients and Communities

DENVER― The federal budget sequester taking effect now will impact health care in Colorado. The cut to the Community Health Center program translates to an estimated 900,000 Community Health Center patients across the country losing care. Some Community Health Center sites may have to reduce services or possibly close their doors. The Colorado Community Health

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Community Health Champions Honored Recognition for Exceptional Contributions to Health of Coloradans

DENVER― Colorado Community Health Network (CCHN), the association of Colorado Community Health Centers (CHCs), announced its Community Health Champions last night at its annual legislative gathering. The Community Health Champion award recognizes state legislators, volunteer clinicians, and journalists for their work to improve the health of Coloradans. The 2013 awardees are: The Honorable Irene Aguilar

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