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SAVE THE DATE! Tennis superstar and advocate for women and LGBTQ people Billie Jean King is speaking in Richmond on Thursday, October 27 at 6 p.m. at the VCU Siegel Center. She will be here on behalf of "Celebrating Forty Years of LGBTQ Activism at VCU." Her talk is FREE and Open to the Public.
Both Sides...States that Expanded Medicaid and Those that Didn't
Two hospitals, in two states, right across the river from each other. One state expanded Medicaid, the other didn't. How have these hospitals and their patients been impacted?
New Facility in Central Virginia
The Free Clinic of Central Virginia in Lynchburg will be getting a new and much larger facility. They just hosted their ground breaking ceremony.
Brock Hughes Clinic Looking for Medical Receptionist
The Brock Hughes Medical Center in Wytheville, VA needs to fill the full-time position of Medical Receptionist.
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Back to School Clinics
Free school physicals are being provided at both locations of CrossOver Ministry in Richmond, this Friday and Saturday (August 12th & 13th).
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Health Care in Virginia
Without Medicaid expansion in Virginia, this is what health care continues to look like for thousands.
Virginia Governor Visits Weekend Clinic
Governor McAuliffe visited the free health care clinic in Wise County over the weekend. He loved the volunteers and work that was being done, but saddened that this is the only kind of health care that thousands are receiving.
Nation's Largest Free Clinic
Weekend free clinic in Wise County started today. They expect to see more than 2500 people by Sunday afternoon.
Virginia Free Clinics Awarded Grants
Congratulations to the Lackey Free Clinic and the Gloucester Matthews Care Clinic on receiving large grants from the Williamsburg Health Foundation. The money will help them better serve their patients.
Erika Viccellio Honored
Erika Viccellio, VAFCC Board Member and the former Executive Director of the Charlottesville Free Clinic has been recognized by the Virginia Institute of Autism.
NP Position Open in Northern Neck
The Northern Neck Free Health Clinic is accepting resumes for the position of Nurse Practitioner.
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VHCF 2016 Unsung Heroes Awards
Congratulations to all the recipients of these awards for going above and beyond to provide health care for underserved Virginians. Individuals at four member clinics were recognized: Jeannie Nelson (Northern Neck Free Health Clinic), Dr. Joseph Smiddy (The Health Wagon), Diane Naughton (Arlington Free Clinic) and Leo Ross, RPh (Cross Over Health Ministry).
Free Weekend Clinic in July
Every year a weekend clinic is held is Wise County, VA at the fairgrounds. The people who come don't qualify for Medicaid in Virginia because it wasn't expanded, but they don't qualify for health care insurance under the ACA because they don't earn enough.
High Costs = Underinsured Patients
The statistics in this story demonstrates why some free clinics are adding assistance for the UNDERinsured to their mission.
Update on the Affordable Care Act
One of the chief goals of the Affordable Care Act was to expand insurance coverage so that all Americans could have access to quality health care. How's that working out? Apparently not so great for low income Americans.
Charlottesville Free Clinic Expands Mission
The free clinic in Charlottesville is expanding its mission to provide financial assistance with high medical expenses.
Positions Open in Free Clinics
Rescue Mission Ministries in Roanoke is conducting a search for a new CEO
Loudoun Free Clinic in Leesburg is accepting resumes for a variety of clinic positions.
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