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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.

Media Contact:

Jen Anderson, Communications Manager



Tuesday, November 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hepatitis A Outbreak Requires Coordinated Attack »
by Loretta V. Bush, MSHA, CEO   Southeast Michigan has been rocked by an explosion of hepatitis A (HAV) inf...
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Lack of HCV Testing Means a Losing Battle »
by Loretta V. Bush, MSHA, CEO   According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 3.9 mill...
Monday, August 14, 2017
Michigan Celebrates National Health Center Week 2017 »
LANSING, Mich.—As part of National Health Center Week (NHCW), Michigan’s health centers are hosting more than 90 events —...
Monday, June 26, 2017
Better Care Act Wrong Choice for Michigan, America »
LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan Primary Care Association’s Chief Executive Officer, Loretta V. Bush, issued the following st...
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
MPCA Welcomes New Chief Operating Officer »
LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan Primary Care Association (MPCA), the voice for health centers and other community-based prov...

Health Centers in the News
Friday, May 19, 2017
Lt. Gov. Brian Calley visits Western Wayne Family Health Center »
Michigan Lt. Gov. Brian Calley recently visited one of the Western Wayne Family Health Centers for a site tour and to le...
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...

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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