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  • June 11, 2018

    Flint Registry Pre-Enrollment Now Open

    People who were exposed to lead-contaminated water from the Flint Water System after April 25, 2014 will soon be able to participate in a voluntary secure registry which will aim to connect them to programs and other resources that serve to minimize the effects of lead on their health while...READ MORE
  • June 8, 2018

    Register now for the 2018 Commit to Fit! Walk to Wellness Challenge!

    During the month of July, Genesee County & Flint residents will be encouraged to log their steps online at Commit2fit.com. All residents that reach the daily goal of 8,000 steps will be entered into a drawing for great prizes such as Flint Farmers’ Market gift cards. To encourage walking outdoors,...READ MORE
  • May 22, 2018

    GFHC Board of Directors passes a resolution in opposition to implementing work requirements for Medicaid beneficiaries in Michigan as proposed in Senate Bill 0897

    On May 21, 2018 the GFHC Board of Directors passed a resolution in opposition to implementing work requirements for Medicaid beneficiaries in Michigan as proposed in Senate Bill 0897. This was resolution was passed because work requirements will reduce access to health care services, increase barriers to care especially among...READ MORE
  • April 10, 2018

    West Shore Elementary and Goodrich High School Win the Third Annual Commit to Fit! Active Schools Challenge

    GENESEE COUNTY, MI (April 12, 2018) – West Shore Elementary and Goodrich High School students and staff have won the third annual Greater Flint Health Coalition Commit to Fit! Active Schools Challenge. The Commit to Fit! Active Schools Challenge was designed to promote health and wellness within local schools while...READ MORE
  • March 15, 2018

    Registration now open for the 2018 C.A.R.E. Summit!

    The 2018 Community Advocate Resource Empowerment (C.A.R.E.) Summit will be held on Wednesday, April 25, 2018. This summit will include motivational topics, breakout sessions, and local resources- all community outreach workers are encouraged to attend. This Summit is free, however, registration is required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/community-advocate-resource-empowerment-summit-care-summit-tickets-43657078497...READ MORE
  • March 1, 2018

    2018 Outstanding Community Partner Award Winner- Flint Healthcare Employment Opportunities (FHEO) Program

    The Flint Healthcare Employment Opportunities Program staff were awarded the 2018 Michigan Occupational Special Populations Association (MOSPA) Outstanding Community Partner Award! The MOSPA State Awards provide an opportunity to recognize individuals, programs, and businesses that have made outstanding contributions in the area of Special Populations and/or Occupational Programs....READ MORE
  • February 15, 2018

    Greater Flint Health Coalition Social Determinants of Health Standardized Screening Efforts

    The Greater Flint Health Coalition (GFHC) is one of five organizations chosen by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) to lead the implementation of the State Innovation Model (SIM) within their community. The SIM initiative focuses on the development and testing of multi-payer healthcare payment and service...READ MORE
  • December 1, 2017

    We are Live! The State Innovation Model (SIM) Community Clinical Linkage (CCL) Initiative for the Genesee Community Health Innovation Region (CHIR) launched November 1, 2017

    The Greater Flint Health Coalition (GFHC) is one of five organizations chosen by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) to lead the implementation of the State Innovation Model (SIM) within their communities. As the backbone organization for the Genesee Community Health Innovation Region (CHIR), the GFHC and...READ MORE