National CHC Week observed at local clinic
Twenty-eight million patients, a number that continues to grow along with the demand for affordable primary care, are served by community health centers nationwide. In addition to their work as primary care facilities, health centers also produce innovative solutions to the most pressing health care issues and reach beyond the walls of conventional medicine to address the social determinants of health affecting special populations, according to the National Health Center Week website. Last Wednesday, to celebrate the work of community health centers, Mainline Health Systems in Monticello held a health fair open to Monticello and surrounding areas.
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