As MNACHC welcomes the new year, we also embrace a change in organizational leadership. In December 2017, MNACHC’s staff and board said farewell to our longtime executive director Rhonda Degelau. We wish her all the best in her next adventure!
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HEALTH CENTERS IN THE NEWS
Congress’ indecision leaves Minnesota safety net clinics paralyzed
Glenn Howatt of the Star Tribune reports on the effects of uncertain funding for community health centers. Read the full story here.
Congressional failure on CHIP, health center funding is a disgrace
In a Star Tribune editorial, Executive Director Kristi Halvarson of Community Health Service, Inc. discusses looming cuts to operations and services as Congress’ inaction to reauthorize critical health center funding continues. Read the full story here.
Health funding stuck in Congress: Local, state programs brace for impact if there’s no legislative fix
John Lundy of the Duluth News Tribune breaks down the impacts of going over the “federal funding cliff” for Minnesota’s community health centers. Read the full story here.