Category: News

People’s Center Clinics & Services Prioritize Safety While Offering Drive-up COVID-19 Testing

People’s Center offers COVID-19 drive-up testing services to those experiencing symptoms and those who may have been exposed to the virus. People’s Center also offers antibody testing which could indicate possible immunity to the coronavirus. Click here to learn more information about the elaborate protocols and COVID-19 testing services provided at People’s Center Clinics & Services.

Minnesota Community Care Provides Drive-up COVID-19 Testing

East Side Family Clinic, run by Minnesota Community Care, ramped up their COVID-19 testing site to include drive-up and walk-up appointments. They will continue to test vulnerable populations who have symptoms of COVID-19. Click here to learn more information about the testing services provided at East Side Family Clinic.

Community Health Centers Fear Extinction Just as Jobless Seek Low-Cost Health Services

Click here to learn more information about how the Health Centers across Minnesota are being impacted by COVID-19.

Minnesota’s Safety-Net Clinics Visits and Revenue Drop Due to COVID-19.

Click here to learn more information about Minnesota’s safety-net clinics and their efforts to continue to provide care for the uninsured patients in our community.

National Health Center Week: MN Community Care on KSTP

Watch here as Paige Bowen of MN Community Care promotes National Health Center Week and the important work of community health centers!

National Health Center Week: Op-Ed by CEO Dayle Patterson of Lake Superior Community Health Center

Local View Column: Community health centers are the nation’s safety nets Written By: Dayle Patterson | Aug 7th 2019 – 5am. Read on, from the Duluth News Tribune! 

Health Centers Featured in the July/August 2019 Edition of Metro Doctors Magazine

Pages 10-11: Collaboration to Advance Quality of Care in Underserved Populations featuring FUHN and it’s 10 member organizations Page 32: Luminary of Twin Cities Medicine- Dr. Steven Vincent who served as the long-time Chief Clinical Officer at People’s Center Clinics & Services Read more

Minnesota medical providers work with patients to balance health with fasting during Ramadan

“Five years ago, a Muslim diabetes patient mentioned to Dr. Roli Dwivedi that she was fasting for the month of Ramadan — a practice that can be difficult for people trying to control their blood sugar. “And here I was, sitting with my medical degree … and I’d never thought about it before,” said Dwivedi, ...