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Former Health Center Patient Returns as Pharmacist

Kim Tran first encountered Community Uuniversity Health Care Center as a small child in the early 1990s, whose family immigrated to the U.S. from Vietnam. Her experiences at CUHCC inspired her to pursue a career in health care and she is now on a PharmD and on staff at CUHCC. Many of you also heard her tell her story last October at the Many Faces conference. Read her story here. For more health center news, visit our "News & Events" tab. 4.5.2016


People's Center Health Services CEO Featured in Star Tribune

Peoples Center Health Services CEO, Sahra Noor, was featured in the Minneapolis Star Tribune Read full article here. 12.27.2014


NorthPoint Health and Wellness Center CEO sits on Health Care Equity Panel
MinnPost hosted a panel discussion, sponsored by UCare, on October 21 at Northrop Auditorium: “Health care equity: How do we get there?” NorthPoint Health and Wellness CEO sat on the panel. 11.25.2014


Name Change for MN Community Health Center
Migrant Health Service Inc. has changed its name to Community Health Service Inc. (CHSI) effective July 2014. The Clinic wants its communities to know that all are welcime at CHSI clinics. CHSI will continue to serve migrant workers, but its services are not limited to this population. 7.2014


Open Door Featured in River Valley Woman Magazine
Open Door Health Center was featured in the July 2014 edition of River Valley Woman magazine. ODHC is completing a sizable expansion which will enable it to provide dental, behavioral health and primary medical care for many more patients. Read the full article here. 7.2014


Open Cities Health Center Featured in LA Times
The LA Times has published an article on health disparities that highlights differences in health outcomes between two community health centers providing care in economically similar but geographically different environments. Open Cities Health Center in St Paul Minnesota is featured as a place that does it well. Read full article here. 3.9.2014

MNsure Bulletin talks about Open Cities Health Center
Read full article here. 7.24.2014


People's Center Health Services Featured in Start Tribune
The Star Tribune published an article about Cedar Riverside People's Health Services and their use of Dental Therapists. Read full article here. 12.14.2013


In a year, Hennepin Health Improves Care for the Poor, Keeps Costs Down
The StarTribune published an article about Hennepin Health, of which NorthPoint Health and Wellness Center is a participant. Click here to read the article. A related editorial was published on 5.20.2013 and can be read here. 5.18.2013


Safety Net Clinics Try a High Tech New Model
The Star Tribune recently published an article about ACO's featuring Cedar Riverside Clinic. Read the full article here. 4.5.2013


Neighborhood HealthSource Featured in MDH Office of Rural Health & Primary Care Newsletter
In the winter quarterly edition of the MDH ORHPC e-newsletter, Neighborhood HealthSource's new Heritage Clinic is featured. Read full article here. 12.14.2012


West Side Clinic Rises on St. Paul's East Side
The Star Tribune recently printed an article about West Side Community Health Services and their new clinic opening on the east side of St. Paul this coming May. Read the full article here. 11.12.2012

MNACHC's Statement about Star Tribune Affordable Care Act Coverage
To read MNACHC's commentary on the Star Tribune's coverage of the Health Care law, click here. 7.10.2012


United Family Medicine and the ACA
In the days following the announcement of the Supreme Court's decision upholding the Affordable Care Act, a number of us were in touch with the media. One of the stories focused on what could have happened if the Act had been struck down in its entirety and featured United Family Medicine. Read full article here. 6.30.2012


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