There are nearly 9,000 Health Centers across the United States serving over 21 million patients from underserved, impoverished and uninsured communities; including over 1.2 million homeless and over 900,000 migrant workers. Nearly 150,000 healthcare professionals are charged with providing,primary, prenatal, dental, mental health/substance abuse, vision, pharmacy, preventative care and auxiliary services to these populations. August 10-16, 2014 is National Health Center Week, when the nation pauses to honor the dedication of these professionals and put center stage these much needed, but sometimes overlooked institutions. Check out this Pinterest Board for ways community centers are celebrating their work and feel free to repin events in your own community.
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