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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



Tuesday, March 14, 2017
AHCA Threatens Coverage of Millions According to CBO »
LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan Primary Care Association’s Chief Executive Officer, Loretta V. Bush, issued the following st...
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Champion for the Medically Underserved Award Presented to Senate Minority Leader Jim Ananich »
  LANSING, Mich. — Last night the Michigan Primary Care Association (MPCA) presented Senate Minority Leader Jim An...
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...

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, March 15, 2017
MDHHS submits final 298 report to the legislature »
LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) today submitted the final report for the Sec...
Friday, March 3, 2017
Facing ACA repeal, community clinics look down double-barreled gun »
  It's a long drive from Dr. Van Breeding's hometown of Whitesburg, Ky., to Lexington. As a child, his family made...
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Column: Healthy Michigan good for state »
Eighty-one percent of Michiganians are clear when it comes to health care access. They believe the state or federal govern...
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...

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