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CHC Receives Grant for Health Center Construction and Capital Improvements

Compassion Health Care, Inc. has received notice of being awarded $549,764 as part of the Fiscal year (FY) 2021 American Rescue Plan (ARP) – Health Center Construction and Capital Improvements (ARP-Capital, C8E) one-time funding to support construction, expansion, alteration, renovation, and other capital improvements to modify, enhance, and expand health care infrastructure.
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Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Recommendations Update

On Friday, September 24th, 2021, the CDC announced their recommendation for a booster shot of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine in certain populations as well as a booster dose for those individuals in high-risk occupational and institutional settings.
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Flu Season 2021

Flu Season 2021

During flu season, getting your flu shot is important, but with Fall around the corner in 2021 and the COVID pandemic to contend with, it's as important as ever to make sure you are as protected as ever.
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COVID-19 Third Dose Authorized for Immunocompromised

FDA authorizes the third dose of mRNA COVID-19 vaccine to those who are immunocompromised.


According to the CDC, as of August 12, the FDA has modified the Emergency Use Authorizations (EAUs) for Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines for the administration of an additional third dose of an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine.
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COVID-19 Vaccines for Teens and Preteens

COVID-19 vaccines for teens and preteens are now authorized to help protect against the COVID-19 virus. All authorized and recommended COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective and help protect us from severe illness.
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I’m Vaccinated. Now what?

Life after vaccination: What do I do now?


So you're fully vaccinated with one of the safe and effective COVID vaccines, but you still have questions about what to do now. We break it down for you with answers and guidance from the CDC.
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Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal Cancer Awareness

March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month in the United States. March is designated to raise much-needed awareness for colorectal cancer screening, beginning at the age of 50.
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COVID-19, People of Color, and Vaccine Hesitancy

Health equity and people of color, especially the black community, have been placed in the spotlight for many reasons recently, but even more now in regards to the COVID-19 vaccines that are being offered to us here in the United States. The U.S. health care system has historically failed the black community and communities of color. This is a major source of medical mistrust, which can be attributed by many to the Tuskegee syphilis study.
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