Media Archive 2014.

  • Milken Institute School of Public Health Names 2014 Geiger Gibson Program Distinguished Visitor
    September 3, 2014

    Daniel J. Driscoll, CEO of Harbor Health Services, Inc., a health center network based in Dorchester, MA,  has been named as the 2014 Geiger Gibson Distinguished Visitor by the Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) at the George Washington University.

  • 3 ObamaCare Funding Cliffs Imperil Coverage, Access
    August 5, 2014

    Investors.com reports on the funding cuts faced by CHCs under the Affordable Care Act and cites the findings of a recently published report from the Geiger Gibson/RCHN CHF Research Collaborative at Milken Institute School of Public Health at the GWU.

  • Community health centers face major funding loss
    June 24, 2014

    Modern Healthcare’s Steven Ross Johnson reports that millions of low-income patients could lose access to primary healthcare if a funding provision within the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, set to expire next year, is not extended.  The article cites a new report from the Geiger Gibson/RCHN Community Health Foundation Research Collaborative at Milken Institute …

  • Funding Cliff for Community Health Centers Will Affect Care for Millions
    June 20, 2014

    The National Association of Community Health Centers issued a press release describing looming funding challenges for community health centers after September 30, 2015 if key funding for community health centers is not renewed. The release cites a new Geiger Gibson/RCHN Community Health Foundation Research Collaborative at Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) …

  • Lack of federal funding and Medicaid expansions can impact community health centers
    June 20, 2014

    News-Medical.net highlights the findings of the new Geiger Gibson/RCHN Community Health Foundation Research Collaborative at Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) at the George Washington University report, “How Medicaid Expansions and Future Community Health Center Funding Will Shape Capacity to Meet the Nation’s Primary Care Needs: A 2014 Update”.

  • Without a Key Obamacare Extension, 7 Million Americans Might Lose Their Health Care
    June 19, 2014

    Newsweek’s Elija Wolfson discusses the potential impending funding cutoff for community health centers, and how a reduction in funding could severely affect health care access for some of the nation’s most vulnerable citizens.  Wolfson describes the findings of the Geiger Gibson/RCHN Community Health Foundation Research Collaborative at Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute …

  • Prosecutors pursuing investigation into Medicare leak that swung market – GOP offers more HealthCare.gov rollout details
    June 19, 2014

    The June 19th POLITICO Pulse highlights the findings of the Geiger Gibson/RCHN Community Health Foundation Research Collaborative at Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) at the George Washington University policy brief, “How Medicaid Expansions and Future Community Health Center Funding Will Shape Capacity to Meet the Nation’s Primary Care Needs: A 2014 …

  • Reform Update: Medicaid expansion crucial to community health centers, experts warn
    May 13, 2014

    Modern Healthcare’s Virgil Dickson discusses the decision in some states not to expand Medicaid and the consequences for community health centers and the patients they serve.

  • The Poorest Americans Are Still Locked Out Of Obamacare
    May 13, 2014

    Tara Culp-Ressler of ThinkProgress.org highlights the findings of the Geiger Gibson/RCHN Community Health Foundation Research Collaborative report, “Assessing the Potential Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Uninsured Community Health Center Patients: An Update.”

  • Failure To Expand Medicaid Hits Community Health Centers Hard
    May 12, 2014

    Citing the Geiger Gibson/RCHN Community Health Foundation Research Collaborative report, “Assessing the Potential Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Uninsured Community Health Center Patients: An Update,” Kansas City Public Meda 89.3 RM radio reports that Missouri’s refusal to expand Medicaid will leave more than 56,000 patients who use community health centers without insurance.

  • Health Centers Hurt In States That Skipped Medicaid Expansion
    May 9, 2014

    NPR’s Phil Galewitz discusses Geiger Gibson/RCHN Community Health Foundation Research Collaborative report, “Assessing the Potential Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Uninsured Community Health Center Patients: An Update.”

  • Study: Navigator laws limit health exchange outreach
    January 14, 2014

    Discussing the findings of the Geiger Gibson/RCHN Community Health Foundation Research Collaborative report, “Assessing the Potential Impact of State Policies on Community Health Centers’ Outreach and Enrollment Activities,” USAToday’s Kelly Kennedy illuminates the impact of restrictive Navigator Laws in nine non-Medicaid expansion states.

  • State efforts to block Obamacare are working, study finds
    January 14, 2014

    Maggie Fox of NBC News discusses the findings in the new Geiger Gibson/RCHN Community Health Foundation Research Collaborative report, “Assessing the Potential Impact of State Policies on Community Health Centers’ Outreach and Enrollment Activities”

  • Red State Restrictions On Medicaid Expansion Hampers Efforts By Community Health Centers
    January 14, 2014

    Matthew Mientka of Medical Daily discusses the new Geiger Gibson/RCHN Community Health Foundation Research Collaborative report detailing the impact of states’ restrictions on the Affordable Care Act on community health centers.