The Community Health Network of Washington works to raise awareness and educate the public about health care and policy issues that affect community health centers, our patients and the programs that serve them. The following media stories feature health center priorities.

2015 Media

November 9, 2015 - Finding dentists who take Medicaid is like pulling teeth (The Columbian)

October 26, 2015 - No on Initiative 1366 (Yakima Herald)

October 25, 2015 - I-1366 targets essential services (The Columbian)

October 7, 2015 - Initiative 1366 will have negative impacts on health care (Seattle Times)

August 8, 2015 - Health care milestones noted; still work to do (Yakima Herald)

June 14, 2015 - Lawmakers may redirect some pot-tax money meant for health clinics (Seattle Times)

April 10, 2015 - Wash. Lawmakers Consider Taking the Green Away From Health Centers (Spokane Public Radio)

April 10, 2015 - 'The promise of marijuana' may no longer save Washington's health centers (Puget Sound Business Journal)

April 3, 2015 - Editorial: Budget plans don't reflect reality of most Washingtonians (The Spokesman-Review)

April 2, 2015 - Area health care providers worry Medicaid payment bumps will expire (Yakima Herald)

March 19, 2015 - Still time to sign up for health care insurance (Bellevue Reporter)

March 18, 2015 - Infusion sought for program that aids doctor shortage (The Columbian)

March 8, 2015 - Quick way to increase health care providers (Yakima Herald)

March 6, 2015 - Editorial: Loan bill would draw health care providers to underserved areas (Spokesman-Review)

March 2, 2015 - Speak up to protect and invest in health care (Ballard News-Tribune)

February 27, 2015 - Our Voice: Repayment program would attract medical providers (The Bellingham Herald)

February 27, 2015 - Our Voice: Repayment program would attract medical providers (Tri-City Herald)

February 26, 2015 - Health advocate spends day in Olympia (The Peninsula Gateway)

February 23, 2015 - Individual outreach helps community centers move people to silver plans (Modern Healthcare)

February 13, 2015 - Speaking Up for Health Care (tu Decides, page 13)

February 13, 2015 - Affordable Care Act premiums out of reach for many in state (Seattle Times)

February 6, 2015 - Governor: Help more doctors pay off loans (King 5)

February 3, 2015 - Slashing Loan Debt May Attract Primary Care Workers (HealthLeaders Media)

January 22, 2015 - Incentives proposed for care providers who work in rural areas (Puget Sound Business Journal)