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To see nationwide data about health centers, visit the National Association of Community Health Centers research and data website.
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Latest TPCA News & Statements
TPCA Announces 2023 Board of Directors
TPCA Endorses Federal Legislation to Prevent Third Parties from Discriminating Against Community Health Centers 
TPCA Announces 2022-2024 Strategic Plan
News Archive  
8.11.21 How Health Centers Across Tennessee Provide Care for Underserved Communities
8.5.21 Health Center Week Celebrates Tennessee’s Community Health Centers
1.12.21 Terri Sabella Leaving the Tennessee Primary Care Association; Libby Thurman to Serve as Interim CEO
6.18.20 TPCA Statement on Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Legislation and View our one-pager MAT Bill Explainer
6.5.20 TPCA Statement on Racial Justice and Equity
12.12.19 National, State Leaders Honored with Tennessee Primary Care Association Awards of Excellence
10-4-19 2019 Awards of Excellence Recipients Honored
10-8-18 Tennessee Primary Care Association Honors Community Health Leaders
8.22.19 TPCA Statement on Final Public Charge Rule
5.31.19 TPCA Statement Regarding Medicaid Block Grant Law
5-21-18 Tennessee Primary Care Association Names New Chief Executive Officer
6-12-17 Tennessee's Community Health Centers: An Asset Worth Preserving
12-19-16 State and health center leaders honored at TPCA President's Dinner
10-13-16 Community health leaders honored with TPCA Awards of Excellence
12-10-2015 TPCA presents Awards of Excellence to state senator and clinical IT leader
10-16-2015 TPCA honors community health leaders with Awards of Excellence
05-27-2015 Tennessee Primary Care Association adds staff
04-09-2015 TPCA receives $900,000 grant from United Health Foundation to broaden access to telehealth technology
12-19-2014 TPCA recognizes the contributions of East Tennessee Congressman and other health leaders
10-30-2014 Tennessee Primary Care Association honors community health leaders
09-15-2014 23 Tennessee health centers awarded funding to increase access to primary care
08-12-2014 Governor Haslam issues Proclamation recognizing Health Center Week
06-23-2014 Lifespan Health marketing and enrollment specialist named NACHC's "Outstanding Advocate" for June
12-06-2013 TPCA presents Awards of Excellence to Commissioner of Health, East Tennessee IT leader
11-04-2013 TPCA honors community health leaders
08-27-2013 DentaQuest Foundation grants nearly $100,000 to TPCA to improve oral health in Tennessee
08-15-2013 TPCA awarded more than $780,000 in Navigator funding for Outreach and Enrollment
07-22-2013 TPCA adds team members