Category Archives: CHC News

07 Feb
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Health Clinics Waiting for Congress to Renew Funding

February 7, 2018 LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Thousands of uninsured Arkansans are currently in limbo, waiting to see if Congress approves funding for community health centers. Lawmakers face a Thursday deadline to approve a new budget to avoid another shutdown ...

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11 Jan
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New fed guidance aligns with Arkansas Works waiver; DHS sees quick approval

The Trump administration’s Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has sent a guidance to state Medicaid directors that aligns with part of Arkansas’ request for a waiver for its Arkansas Works program. Amy Webb, Arkansas Department of Human Services spokesman, ...

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05 Jan
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Trump Plans to OK Arkansas’ Medicaid Work Requirement

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — – (via KARK) — After months of waiting, some Arkansas Medicaid recipients could soon have to work for their coverage. President Trump plans to allow states to add work requirements to their Medicaid programs for the ...

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08 Feb
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CHCA Launches new commercials

Tuesday, February 7, CHCA launched a new video series during the Fox/CW special program, “Arkansas Hidden History: Honoring Black History.” The segments feature real clinicians, physicians, patients, nurses, etc. from community health centers in Arkansas. They will promote awareness about ...

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25 Aug
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Community Health Centers Receive Funding for HIV/AIDS Services

Three community health centers in Arkansas recently received grant awards totaling more than $1 million to help improve healthcare and support services for patients living with HIV/AIDS. Two of those community health centers – East Arkansas Family Health Center and ...

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08 Apr
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East Arkansas Family Health Center Forms Partnerships to Help Patients Get Proper Vaccinations

East Arkansas Family Health Center (EAFHC), one of Community Health Centers of Arkansas’ 11 member organizations across the state, has recently formed a partnership with the Arkansas chapter of American College of Physicians and Walgreens to help increase flu shots ...

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