News Headlines Article

$10 million marked for new community health centers Read more: $10 million marked for new community
Modern Healthcare

HHS on Thursday announced a total of $10 million in funding that will be awarded to 129 community organizations nationwide to help them establish new community health centers. The funding from the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will be given to seven organizations that focus traditionally on tribal and urban Native American health, five groups that focus on mental-health services, four that center on HIV/AIDS services, three geared toward faith-based initiatives, and one senior center to help these groups develop a comprehensive primary-care health center.