Press Release: Community Health Center New Access Points

Press Release: Community Health Center New Access Points

August 11, 2015 – Today, Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Burwell announced approximately $169 million in grant funding to communities across America to support new sites and expand access at health centers. Oklahoma received five awards: Lawton Community Health Center (Comanche County Hospital Authority) for Stephens and Jefferson counties; East Central Oklahoma Family Health Center, Inc. for Wewoka in Seminole County; Morton Comprehensive Health Services, Inc. for the Sandy Park Apartment Complex in Sand Springs; Oklahoma Community Health Services, Inc. dba Variety Care for Northwest Oklahoma City; and Panhandle Counseling Health Services, Inc. for Guymon in Texas County (a New Start grantee). The five awards total $3,809,085 and will provide health services to an additional 16,333 Oklahomans.  Read the full release...