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RIHCA - Rhode Island Health Center Association

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Loan Repayment Awarded to Health Professionals at Rhode Island's Community Health Centers. Click here to read more.

Wood River Health Services presents Rep. Langevin with national health advocacy award. Click here for the complete story

Healthcare providers see a boost in patients thanks to the Affordable Care Act Click here to read more

Governor Chafee issues proclamation for National Health Center Week

Experts see growing demand for health centers.
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Rhode Island Health Center Association and Providence Community Health Centers Celebrate Opening of New Dental Offices, New Walgreens and Lifespan Offices in Providence. Click here to read more

Rhode Island's 2013 Economic Impact Assessment Click here to read

VP Biden thanks community health centers, supports enrollment efforts
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Jane A. Hayward: Primary care decreases unnecessary ER visits in RI
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Health Center Facts

In 2013, Rhode Island's Federally Qualified Community Health Centers (FQHCs) served over 146,000 patients. In addition, the FQHCs provided over 602,000 patient visits.

Every Rhode Islander has the right to affordable, comprehensive healthcare.

The Rhode Island Health Center Association works to support, sustain, and strengthen community health centers so they can provide high-quality, comprehensive health care. Rhode Island’s nine community health centers provide preventive primary medical, dental and behavioral health care services, including dental services, to over 146,000 individuals at 29 locations across the state.

For more information about RIHCA and the community health centers, read our 2012-2013 Annual Report

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Upcoming Events


2014 Annual Meeting
Crowne Plaza, Warwick RI
Registration 8:30-9:00am
Speaking Program 9-11:00am
Registration $65

Registration closes 9/26, so register today!
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Vendor information click here
Corporate Sponsors click here

Our 2014 Annual Meeting is brought to you in part by our Gold Sponsor
Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island

and by our Premier Vendor
BioReference Laboratories

With additional support from the following vendors:

New England Division American Cancer Society, Inc.

McKesson Medical-Surgical

Webster Bank