NJPCA Member Health Centers Recognized by HRSA with Quality Awards

For Immediate Release August 22, 2019 Contact: Toni Granato, NJPCA Communications Coordinator, (609) 689-9930 ex. 19 or tgranato@njpca.org. NJPCA Member Health Centers Recognized by HRSA with Quality Awards The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced $1,674,121 in Quality Improvement Awards to 20 NJPCA member Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) in New Jersey. Read More

More Than $305K in Federal Grants Announced for South Jersey Community Health Centers

More Than $305K in Federal Grants Announced for South Jersey Community Health Centers By VINCENT DEBLASIO August 9, 2019 at 4:33 PM (left to right) Jayci Knights, chief medical officer, CAMcare; Rep. Donald Norcross; Mark Roberts, president and CEO of CAMcareCredits: Office of Congressman Donald Norcross Rep. Donald Norcross delivered the funding news at a Read More

Representative Sherrill Visits Zufall Health Center for National Health Center Week

Representative Sherrill Visits Zufall Health Center for National Health Center Week August 5, 2019, 4:47 pm |  Morristown, NJ – Today, Representative Sherrill (NJ-11) visited Zufall Health Center in Morristown to mark National Health Center Week. Zufall is part of a nationwide network of locally-run health centers that serve more than 28 million people nationwide. Read More

Menendez kicks off National Health Center Week at Project H.O.P.E.

Menendez kicks off National Health Center Week at Project H.O.P.E. By: Anthony Vecchione August 5, 2019 2:01 pm U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez kicked off National Health Center Week at Project H.O.P.E.’s health fair on Monday. As a senior member of the Senate Finance Committee that sets national health policy, Menendez has long supported expanding health Read More

Project H.O.P.E. and New Jersey Primary Care Association Celebrate National Health Center Week at Camden Kick-Off

For Immediate Release August 5, 2019 Contact: Toni Granato, NJPCA Communications Coordinator, (609) 455-8782 (cell) or tgranato@njpca.org. Whitney Miller, Project H.O.P.E., Inc. Planning, Evaluation, and Communications Coordinator, (856) 541-6092 ext.1011 or millerw@projecthopecamden.org. Project H.O.P.E. and New Jersey Primary Care Association Celebrate National Health Center Week at Camden Kick-Off Project H.O.P.E.- Camden Healthcare for the Homeless, Read More

New Adverse Childhood Experiences Report

Opportunities to Prevent, Protect Against, and Heal from the Effects of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) in New Jersey The Burke Foundation, The Nicholson Foundation and Turrell Fund, in collaboration with FSG, has released the new July 2019 report, Adverse Childhood Experiences: Opportunities to Prevent, Protect Against, and Heal from the Effects of ACEs in New Jersey. The report details the Read More

Women’s Health Symposium focuses on infant mortality among women of color

Women’s Health Symposium focuses on infant mortality among women of color   Newark Resident Yadira Varahona was at the fourth annual Women’s Health Symposium because she’s interested in hearing about prenatal care. Through a translator, she said that she had a miscarriage in March and that losing the baby was very painful.The theme of the Read More

Remarks to the National Rural Health Association from the U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services

Remarks to the National Rural Health Association Alex M. Azar II The Rural Health Association February 5, 2019 Washington, D.C. We should set our standards high: As America becomes a wealthier, prosperous, more interconnected nation, there is no reason that we should not expect rural health to be improving—not just staying steady, but catching up Read More