“When we think about the growing demands health reform will place on community health centers (assuming that we are thinking about community health centers at all – and we should be) we tend to think about the shortage of primary care doctors in underserved communities, and the increasing numbers of soon-to-be-insured patients needing such care.”….
“There’s another aspect to the community health center workforce – one that, frankly, I had never thought about until I got a release about a set of grants a few weeks ago from a small foundation that focuses on community health.”

This article in AHCJ’s “Covering Health,” is focused not only on RCHN CHF’s entry level workforce initiative grants, but on encouraging journalists to cover community health center stories and workforce issues, and to learn about the innovation in CHCs. Read more at healthjournalism.org.