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2 Your Health Franklin C Fetter "Taking care of neighbors"

2 Your Health Franklin C Fetter "Taking care of neighbors"

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Franklin C. Fetter Family Health Center Celebrates National Health Center Week 2013

On August 17, 2013, Franklin C. Fetter Family Health Centers will close out National Health Center Week 2013 (NHCW) with a Community Day/ Back To School Bash, as part of a weeklong campaign (August 11-17) to raise awareness about the mission and accomplishments of America's Health Centers as local solutions for affordable and accessible health care.

Health centers serve more than 22 million people nationwide, and are increasingly becoming the trusted provider of choice for many families, whether they are insured or not.   Evidence shows patients choose health centers because they are convenient, affordable, and offer a range of services from a team of caring professionals. Studies also show the quality of care at a health center is as good or even better than private practices. 

"Our patients not only get the care they need under one roof, but they are treated as individuals, with dignity and respect. This is what health care should be, and what we celebrate during National Health Center Week."

To learn more about the mission and accomplishments of Community Health Centers please visit the web site of the National Association of Community Health Centers at www.nachc.org.

 

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