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MPCA is happy to provide interviews, quotes, and background information to members of the media researching, writing, and producing reports about Michigan Health Centers, the health care safety net, and other community-based health and access to health care topics.

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Jen Anderson



Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Michigan highlights American Diabetes Month, holds awareness event at Capitol »
LANSING, Mich. – Throughout the month of November, Michigan has highlighted American Diabetes Month to raise awareness and...
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
MDHHS issues RFPs to support individuals with developmental disabilities »
LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Developmental Disabilities Council (MDDC) within the Michigan Department of Health and Human...
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Michigan’s Federally Qualified Health Centers Innovate, Increase Access to Life-saving Cancer Screen »
Funding from Healthy Michigan, Affordable Care Act, and Community Health Workers Cancer Grant continues to drive preventiv...
Tuesday, July 5, 2016
Grants will Increase Outreach to Uninsured »
Nine grants have been awarded by The National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) to help support outreach and...
Tuesday, July 5, 2016
Michigan adults urged to stay current with immunizations, make health a priority »
Every year, tens of thousands of adult Americans suffer serious health problems including hospitalization and even death f...

Health Centers in the News
Friday, January 6, 2017
Grace Health Centers Care for Pregnant Women, Reduces Premature Births »
  In some Michigan counties, infant mortality rates rival those of developing nations. This is especially true amo...
Monday, November 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Changing Lives, One Screening at a Time »
Genesee County's Community Health Center health coaches recently met with Sara Coates and Nina Lavi of the Michigan Primar...
Friday, October 28, 2016
Western Wayne Receives Grant from American Cancer Society and NFL »
Inkster, Mich., October 21, 2016 –   Women will be treated to a “Girls Day Out” with vital health scre...
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Cassopolis Family Clinic Network Opens Niles Dental Clinic »
Cassopolis, MI, October 13, 2016– With much anticipation, Niles Community Health Center (NCHC) Dental opened its doors to...
Friday, September 9, 2016
Panel Probes Dental Care Access Issue »
Many people in Michigan aren't receiving adequate dental care; at least that was the clear message provided through testim...

State & National News
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Flint families can get nutritious food; dates announced for December mobile food bank stops »
LANSING, Mich. – Flint families may get nutritious food that can limit the effects of lead exposure during mobile food pan...
Friday, November 11, 2016
CMS Announces $66.1 Million to Support Zika Prevention & Treatment Services »
Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a funding opportunity providing up to $66.1 millio...
Friday, November 11, 2016
Nearly $1 million in funds awarded to innovative health projects by MDHHS »
LANSING, Mich. – To improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the delivery of health services, 33 projects in Michigan w...
Friday, November 11, 2016
2017 Medicare Parts A & B Premiums and Deductibles Announced »
Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the 2017 premiums for the Medicare inpatient hospi...
Friday, November 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Michigan encourages schools to participate in CPR/AED Drill Week »
LANSING, Mich. – Every year, approximately 326,000 people fall victim to sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) at home or in public...

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