• Last year member clinics provided patients with 37,567 dental visits.

    Estimated value of these dental services - $8,996,332.

  • Last year member clinics provided patients with 224,840 primary care visits and 55,596 specialty care visits.

    Estimated value of these patient visits - $41,510,038.

  • Last year member clinics provided patients with 22,946 mental health sessions.

    Estimated value of these mental health visits - $3,560,992.

  • Last year member clinics provided patients with 742,217 prescriptions.

    Estimated value of these medications - $121,340,889.

  • Last year hospitals and lab companies in Virginia provided the patients of member clinics with free lab services.

    Estimated value of these services - $53,436,595.


09/29/15 33 Million Still Uninsured

Health care reform has helped a lot of people in America, but there is still much work to do.
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09/23/15 High Cost of Prescription Meds

VAFCC is an advocate for low-income patients to have access to necessary life-saving medication for many chronic illnesses including diabetes, heart disease, cancer and HIV/AIDS. VAFCC member clinics treat more than 75,000 adult patients a year, many of whom rely on medications to continue activities of daily living, including employment. Without access to medicines, many patients would not only lose their jobs and homes, but possibly their lives. All patients deserve access to medication without regard to whether they have insurance or not. Advocates for our public health system, need to use their voices with policy makers to reduce skyrocketing prescription costs.   
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09/23/15 Virginia Hospitals & Medicaid

The hospitals across Virginia are considering their options as they deal with the fact that the state has not expanded Medicaid.
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09/22/15 Executive Director Search Continues for St. Luke FC

St. Luke Community Clinic is accepting resumes for the position of Executive Director.
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09/08/15 Fan Free Clinic - Position Open

The Fan Free Clinic in Richmond is accepting resumes for the position of RN Nurse Manager.
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09/01/15 Rx Partnership - Accepting Resumes

Rx Partnership is accepting resumes for the position of Director of Affiliate Services.
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09/01/15 VAFCC Annual Conference

Registration is OPEN for VAFCC Annual Conference - November 8-10, Richmond, VA
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08/23/15 Brock Hughes Free Clinic Turns 20!

Happy Anniversary to the Brock Hughes Free Clinic and thank you for two decades of service to your community!
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08/10/15 Chesapeake Care Searching for Executive Director

Chesapeake Care is accepting resumes until September 3, 2015 for an experienced professional to serve as their Executive Director.
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08/07/15 Free Clinic in Charlottesville

The new Executive Director of the Charlottesville Free Clinic, Colleen Keller, discusses the continued need for free clinics in Virginia.
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07/19/15 Drone Program in Rural Virginia

This weekend a new drone program to deliver medications in rural areas was launched.  It was a part of the annual RAM Clinic in Wise County.
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07/13/15 Wise County RAM Clinic

This weekend is the Wise County RAM Clinic.  Many of the people that will be treated, would have benefited from Medicaid expansion.
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07/01/15 Will Virginia Revisit Medicaid Topic?

Governors across the country that initially refused to expand Medicaid are reconsidering since last week's Supreme Court ruling.
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06/25/15 Supreme Court Decides King v Burwell

This morning the Supreme Court of the USA decided by 6-3 in favor of the Affordable Care Act.  Health insurance purchased through the federal exchange are just as eligible for federal subsidies, as insurance purchased through state run exchanges.
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06/15/15 The Cost of Being Insured

Despite the fact that millions of people now have health insurance, many are finding that they can't afford the premiums and the cost of co-pays.
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05/26/15 Importance of Nurses

The importance of nurses continues to grow. They are crucial to the success of Virginia's free and charitable clinics!
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05/12/15 The Need for Dental Services Continues to Grow

The VAFCC receives calls daily from people looking for dental services. This is true at all the clinics across Virginia. The Free Clinic of Powhatan is working to improve the situation for their patients. 
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05/03/15 Insurance Companies Add Telemedicine

In rural areas and areas without enough physicians, telemedicine can provide a solution.
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