CHCs In The News

Community Health Centers Teeter on Financial Cliff, Courtesy of Congress

Sept. 26, 2019

Pew Stateline  

Health Centers Deserve Support

Sept. 25, 2019

Colorado Community Media  Letter to the editor by Jean Sisneros, Chair of the Board of Directors, STRIDE Community Health Center

Valley-Wide Health Systems to Expand Services to Crowley County

Sept. 16, 2019

Valley-Wide Health Systems, Inc., blog.

Rooted in Communities: Marking National Health Center Week

Aug. 8, 2019

Colorado Health Institute blog. 

Clínica Tepeyac in Globeville is getting a full dental clinic

Aug. 6, 2019

Denverite. The clinic primarily serves Latino patients, who visit a dentist at lower rates than other groups.

Community Health Centers Planting Trees to Deepen Roots in Communities

Aug. 5, 2019

Public News Service. High Plains Community Health Center and Axis Health Systems plans trees during National Health Center Week; many more activities happening at CHCs across the state.

Medical Membership Plan Aims to Help Fill Coverage Gap

Aug. 1, 2019

Public News Service. Mountain Family Health Centers Pilot New Option to Help Workers Get Health Care.

Health Tip of the Month: Obesity Education

July 24, 2019

Valley-Wide Health Systems, Inc., blog. 

Medical Assistants’ Roles in Colorado Health Care Keep Growing


5280 – Health 2019 Edition They’re neither your doctors nor your nurses, but their jobs—and training—could mean a lot to your health. 

Tips for Helping Men Seek, Get Mental Health Care

May  20, 2019

Public News Service. Psychologist Erin Baurle of STRIDE CHC and the Let’s Talk Colorado campaign offer tips to help address the unique challenges men face with mental health care needs. 

Building A Bilingual Pipeline for Behavioral Health

May  2019

Denver Foundation. A Colorado Health Access Fund grant has helped Salud Family Health Centers expand its behavioral health team.

Coloradans’ Health-Care Advances Will Need a Follow-up

May 7, 2019

Public News Service. Summary of health care bills that passed in Colorado’s 2019 legislative session and ones that did not.

STRIDE’s Dr. Baurle discusses how to get the conversation started

May 1, 2019

Denver7 Mile High Living. This month is Mental Health Month. Dr. Baurle of STRIDE CHC discusses how to start the conversation to support a loved one’s well-being.

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

April 21, 2019

Post Independent. Mountain Family Health Centers column on the importance of taking care of your mental health.

Coloradan Health Advocates Head to DC for Long-Term Funding

March 28, 2019

Public News Service. Colorado Community Health Center staff and board members visit Colorado members of Congress in DC to discuss the future of  Community Health Centers and health care in Colorado.

Health Clinics Screen for Social Problems to Boost Patient Care

Feb. 6, 2019

U.S. News & World Report. Patients and providers at Clínica Tepeyac and STRIDE Community Health Center (formerly called MCPN) discuss how addressing social issues improves health. 

Health Centers Tap Loan Repayment to Recruit Mental Health Providers

Feb. 2, 2019

Public News Service. Dr. Sheri Sharp, VP for behavioral health for Peak Vista Community Health Centers, discusses the shortage of behavioral-health providers and how loan repayment programs can help.

Cortez Integrated Healthcare earns national recognition

Dec. 12, 2018

Cortez Journal. Axis Healthcare System’s Cortez site achieves Patient-Centers Medical Home recognition.

Colorado Immigrant Families Balking from Social Services
in Fear of Harming Immigration Status

Dec. 7, 2018

KUNC. Sunrise Community Health CEO Mitzi Moran quoted. Includes side-by-side graphic of current law versus proposed rule.

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