Monthly Archives: September 2012

CHC Guests

CHC often plays hosts to guests from various organizations around the country.  They come to discuss our programs, model of care, facilities, and many other ways that CHC can work with other organizations.  We often photograph these guests and are … Continue reading

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Stand Down 2012

Regardless of your opinion on war and American intervention in foreign affairs, odds are you support and respect the citizens who put their lives on the line for the United States of America. The thought of Veterans – many of … Continue reading

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Dr. Jeffery Brenner, Executive Director of the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers

This week, Mark and Margaret speak with Dr. Jeffery Brenner, Founder and Executive Director of the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers. Dr. Brenner speaks about the data-driven, “hotspotter” approach he developed to reduce health care costs by indentifying high-use patients … Continue reading

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New HealthCorps Navigator Profile – Shahzeb Kazi

              Meet Shahzeb Kazi, a new HealthCorps Navigator serving in Access to Care! –          Can you tell us a bit about your educational background?  I graduated from Uconn in May of 2012 with a degree in Psychology.  I am currently in the process of … Continue reading

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Profiles for the Newest Additions to the CHC Family

                                           Starting tomorrow, we will be posting fun, weekly profiles of the new HealthCorps Navigators (formerly known as AmeriCorps members), Nurse Practitioner Residents, and Post Docs at the Community Health Center, Inc. Please stay tuned every Tuesday for a brief introduction, and make sure … Continue reading

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Run @ Work Day 2012

Today, Friday, September 21st, was the 7th annual Run @ Work day, sponsored by the Road Runners Club of America.  While CHC does have some outstanding athletes, we have many more employees that are simply trying to stay fit or … Continue reading

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Preparing for Stand Down 2012

Tomorrow, over 50 staff from CHC will participate in the 17th annual Stand Down at the Connecticut Veterans Home in Rocky Hill.  This event provides free services, assistance and information to Connecticut Veterans. The past few days have been a … Continue reading

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Sarah Kliff, Senior Health Correspondent at the Washington Post/WonkBlog

This week, Mark and Margaret speak with Sarah Kliff, Senior Health Correspondent for the Washington Post and Wonkblog, the daily blog at the Washington Post. Ms. Kliff analyzes the health plans and policies of President Obama as well as his … Continue reading

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CHC Picnic 9/9/12

Entering into a new stage of life can be daunting, overwhelming, confusing and frustrating. As a recent college graduate, I can undoubtedly say I have experienced all of these feelings since receiving my diploma in late May, and the current … Continue reading

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Lynn Quincy, Senior Health Policy Analyst for Consumers Union

This week, Mark and Margaret speak with Lynn Quincy, Senior Health Policy Analyst for Consumers Union, the policy branch of Consumer’s Report. Ms. Quincy discusses her report on recommendations for design architecture of the on-line health insurance exchanges being created … Continue reading

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