Newsroom - March

Sanders holds Community Health Center and Primary Care Act of 2019 presser

CBS Local 21, March 28, 2019
WASHINGTON (SBG) - House Majority Whip James Clyburn and Senator Bernie Sandersheld a press conference to introduce the Community Health Center and Primary Care Workforce Expansion Act of 2019. Read more »

FHCW names successor CEO to Frances Anthes

Worcester Business Journal, March 18, 2019
Family Health Center of Worcester has named a 20-year health center executive as the successor to longtime CEO Frances Anthes. Louis Brady will assume the lead role in the organization beginning April 1, but he has been working there since March 11 to allow for a transition period with Anthes. Read more »

Rob Restuccia, 69, remembered as 'father of health reform'

Boston Business Journal, March 4, 2019
Born in Boston, raised in Belmont and a longtime Jamaica Plain resident, Restuccia helped build Health Care For All and then for the past 18 years expanded his work in that field with Community Catalyst. Read more »

City officials warn of measles exposure in Boston

SAMPAN, March 4, 2019
BOSTON – [March 1, 2019] – The Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) today alerted the public of a measles exposure. On February 26, 2019, an individual with confirmed measles traveled from New York City to Boston and subsequently to New Hampshire. Read more »

Beth Israel Deaconess-Lahey Health merger is official

Becker's Hospital Review, March 1, 2019
Boston-based Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Lahey Health in Burlington, Mass., officially merge March 1 to become Beth Israel Lahey Health, a system with 13 hospitals and 4,300 physicians across Massachusetts, according to WBUR. Read more »