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Central Health Welcomes New Board Member and Names 2018 Officers

(Austin, TX.) — The former Director of Austin Public Health – Shannon Jones – has been appointed to the Central Health Board of Managers, replacing long-time Board Member Clarke Heidrick. Heidrick was the first Chair... Read more

Central Health and CommUnityCare Opening New Health Center in Del Valle

Central Health and CommUnityCare Opening New Health Center in Del Valle

(AUSTIN, Texas) – Central Health and CommUnityCare Health Centers announced today Del Valle residents, in partnership with Travis County, will have access to a new health clinic starting Monday, Nov. 20, 2017. The new Del... Read more

Central Health and Partners Huddle Before Open Enrollment Begins Nov. 1

Central Health and Partners Huddle Before Open Enrollment Begins Nov. 1

Groups working together to help residents overcome enrollment barriers for 2018 AUSTIN — Central Health—the public agency that ensures Travis County residents with low income get quality health care—and community partners gathered at United Way... Read more

Central Health Announces Preferred Master Developer for Brackenridge Campus Redevelopment

Central Health Announces Preferred Master Developer for Brackenridge Campus Redevelopment

(Austin, TX.) — The Central Health Board of Managers voted Wednesday to allow staff to begin negotiations with a master developer for the Brackenridge Campus redevelopment, former home of University Medical Center Brackenridge (UMCB). Following... Read more

Central Health Statement in Response to Lawsuit Filed Oct. 18

Oct. 18, 2017 Our attorneys will review the lawsuit and respond at the appropriate time in the appropriate venue. We look forward to finally resolving this issue even if that means doing so in court.... Read more

Need Health Insurance? Central Health is Ready to Help

Need Health Insurance? Central Health is Ready to Help

(Austin) – Central Heatlh is ramping up Affordable Care Act (ACA) enrollment efforts in Central Texas and advising residents not to delay signing up for 2018 health insurance plans. The open enrollment period for the... Read more

Travis County Commissioners Approve Central Health’s 2018 Tax Rate and Budget

(Austin) – The Travis County Commissioners Court approved Central Health’s Fiscal Year 2018 tax rate and budget Tuesday, after the Central Health Board of Managers approved both Sept. 13. Per state statute, the Commissioners Court... Read more

Central Health Board of Managers Approves 2018 Tax Rate and Budget

Budget increases to fund safety-net health care (Austin) – The Central Health Board of Managers voted to pass the Fiscal Year 2018 tax rate and budget Sept. 13. Central Health conducted public hearings Aug. 30,... Read more

CommUnityCare, Dell Medical School, Central Health Setting Up Medical Clinic Inside Austin Mega Shelter

CommUnityCare, Dell Medical School, Central Health Setting Up Medical Clinic Inside Austin Mega Shelter

(Austin, TX.) – Medical teams from CommUnityCare Health Centers – funded by Central Health – and the Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin are activating a medical clinic inside a warehouse... Read more