News by Topic: Federally Qualified Health Centers
Jun 11, 2020 - The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) awarded $8 million to 73 organizations that provide training and technical assistance (T/TA) to HRSA-funded health centers. The funding ensures that the organizations can continue to provide resources to health centers to aid in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Health Center for Homeless Residents — Built in Less Than One Month — Now Key in Town's Pandemic Response
May 20, 2020 - Features the Downtown Health Center, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) in St. Joseph, Missouri that primarily serves the community's homeless population. However, during the COVID-19 pandemic, the clinic cares for all residents to keep patients out of its one emergency room and prepares to offer more services, such as video appointments.
Source: Direct Relief