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Browse our press release archives below to read the latest NHC news, announcements, and more from our mission led work in Oregon. Also visit our blog to learn about upcoming events, expert health tips, and the people who make this place special.

For all media inquiries or interview requests please contact Penny L. Moore at or 503-941-3054.

12/21/2022 - Press Release

CareOregon Awards $175,000 to Neighborhood Health Center

Neighborhood Health Center (NHC) announced today a $175,000 grant from CareOregon to support the organization’s recruiting and retention efforts.

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11/22/2022 - Press Release

Neighborhood Health Center CEO Appointed to Oregon Medicaid Advisory Committee

Neighborhood Health Center (NHC) CEO Jeri Weeks has been appointed by Oregon Governor Kate Brown to serve on the Oregon State Medicaid Advisory Committee (MAC) beginning next month.

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09/08/2022 - Press Release

Neighborhood Health Center Expands Leadership in Response to Growth

Neighborhood Health Center (NHC) recently welcomed four new directors to accommodate its organizational growth and expand care for the community.

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08/10/2022 - Press Release

Fresh produce, COVID-19 vaccines, health and dental screenings offered at free community health event

Media invited to learn about new partnership with Mudbone Grown and tour Neighborhood Health Center's mobile medical van

Portland metro area families in need of COVID-19 vaccines, health and dental screenings, or help with OHP enrollment can get all of these services and more at a free Community Health Fair in Hillsboro this Saturday.

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05/24/2022 - Press Release

Neighborhood Health Center awarded $400K grant to expand school-based health services

Funding will mean access to dental services and expanded access to healthcare for students

Neighborhood Health Center (NHC) was recently awarded a $400,000 grant by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to expand services at NHC’s School-Based Health Center at Tualatin High School.

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04/21/2022 - Press Release

Wrap-Around Program Has Helped More Than 700 Oregon Families Stay in Their Homes

Neighborhood Health Center's wrap-around service program connects Oregon families to food, mortgage assistance and other resources

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10/13/2021 - Press Release

Neighborhood Health Center Welcomes New Chief Medical Officer

Neighborhood Health Center (NHC) announced today its new Chief Medical Officer: Ann Tseng, MD, MBA. NHC is a non-profit community health center that offers medical, dental, family ...

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06/03/2021- Press Release

FREE Covid vaccines for ages 12 and up at Tualatin High School this weekend

Neighborhood Health Center (NHC) is hosting a free, drive-up Covid-19 vaccination clinic this Saturday for anyone ages 12 and up. The event is being held in partnership with Washington County and ...

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11/13/2020 - Press Release

Community health center offers extended hours to meet demand for flu shots

As more Portland metro area residents seek out flu shots over concerns of a possible “twindemic,” a local community health center has expanded its flu clinic hours to meet the demand.

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08/10/2020 - Media Advisory

Neighborhood Health Center celebrates National Health Center Week with drive-thru nurse clinic

Services include A1c testing, blood pressure, glucose, dental screening and fluoride treatment

In celebration of National Health Center Week, Neighborhood Health Center (NHC) is hosting a drive-thru nurse clinic for high risk patients on Wednesday, August 12 at the nonprofit’s Oregon City Medical Clinic.

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06/04/2020 - Press Release

Neighborhood Health Center receives $25K from Oregon Community Foundation

Oregon Community Recovery Funds help with operating costs related to COVID

A non-profit community health center serving at risk and underserved patients in the Portland metro area is the recipient of a $25K grant from the Oregon Community Foundation to help respond to the COVID-19 outbreak.

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04/10/2020 - Press Release

Local artist, PSU students, develop murals for at-risk patients

RACC-funded muralist Una Kim designs pieces with underserved kids in mind

Underserved and at-risk patients visiting Neighborhood Health Center (NHC) are now greeted with colorful, community-focused artwork, thanks to local muralist Una Kim her students at Portland State University (PSU).

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