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Austin City Council Appoints New Member to Central Health Board of Managers (UPDATED)

(Austin) – The Austin City Council voted unanimously to appoint Maram Museitif to the all-volunteer Central Health Board of Managers. Museitif is a public health and health care professional with more than 10 years of experience in research, academic, and government settings, and has expertise addressing challenges facing domestic and international health care delivery. Since 2015, Museitif ...[Read More]

Central Health Brackenridge Campus Placemaking Workshop

Central Health Brackenridge Campus Placemaking Workshop

Update: Registration is full. We are pleased to invite you to a visioning workshop about the future marketplace at the Central Health Brackenridge Campus. The marketplace may include a food hall, food culture center, health innovation center, public space, and Central Health office space. This workshop will be facilitated by Project for Public Spaces (PPS), an internationally recognized non-profit ...[Read More]

Central Health Helping Ensure Quality End-of-Life Care Possible for People Who Are Low-income and Uninsured

Pilot project approved with Hospice Austin (Austin) – A new pilot project in Travis County will ensure people who are low-income and uninsured can access quality end-of-life care. The pilot project, effective March 1, provides $322,592 from Community Care Collaborative (CCC) – a non-profit public/private partnership between Central Health and Seton Healthcare Family – to Hospice ...[Read More]

Opciones para la Sala de Emergencias: Central Health se Asocia con Clinicas de Conveniencia y Atención Urgente

Servicios rutinarios y cuidado médico despues de horas ya es más fácil en el condado de Travis para los de bajos recursos y sin seguro médico. (Austin) – Los miembros del Programa de Acceso Médico de Central Health (MAP) ahora pueden recibir servicios en RediClinics y FastMed Urgent Care en el condado de Travis para evitar ir a la sala de emergencias. Los miembros de MAP que tienen la necesidad de ...[Read More]

Central Health Board of Managers Selects Finalist for President and CEO

Contract negotiations to begin immediately (Austin) – Following a special meeting Friday, the Central Health Board of Managers announced their finalist for president and CEO. After conducting a national search, the board of managers selected Mike Geeslin of Austin to lead Central Health. Geeslin is the executive director of the Texas Dental Association and former Commissioner of Insurance for the ...[Read More]

Options to ER: Central Health Partners with Urgent, Convenient Care Clinics

Routine and “after hour” health care now easier in Travis County for people who are low-income, uninsured. (Austin) – Central Health Medical Access Program (MAP) members can now bypass the emergency room (ER) and get non-emergency care at convenient RediClinics and FastMed Urgent Care clinics throughout Travis County. MAP members with routine medical needs such as cold and flu, seasonal allergies, ...[Read More]

Options to ER: Central Health Partners with Urgent, Convenient Care Clinics

Routine and “after hour” health care now easier in Travis County for people who are low-income, uninsured. (Austin) – Central Health Medical Access Program (MAP) members can now bypass the emergency room (ER) and get non-emergency care at convenient RediClinics and FastMed Urgent Care clinics throughout Travis County. MAP members with routine medical needs such as cold and flu, s ...[Read More]

Se Invita la Comunidad a Reunirse con los Canditatos Finalistas, para la Posición de Presidente y Director Ejecutivo de Central Health

(Austin) – La comunidad está invitada a conocer a los dos candidatos finalistas para la posición de Presidente y Director Ejecutivo en Central Health. Los días lunes 3 y jueves 6 de abril de 4:30 – 6 p.m., Central Health organizará una reunión para “conocer a los candidatos finalistas.” Las reuniones están abiertas al público en general y serán en la oficina de Central Health en 1111 E. Cesar Chav ...[Read More]

La Comunidad de Montopolis le da la Bienvenida al Primer Mercado Móvil con productos Provenientes directo del Campo en el Centro de Salud y Bienestar Sudeste de Central Health

En el mismo lugar se ofrecen productos frescos directos del campo, clases gratuitas de cocina, de nutrición así como clases de zumba y yoga (Austin, TX.) —El Centro de Salud y Bienestar ubicado al Sureste del Central Health, le da la bienvenida al primer mercado móvil ubicado en la área de Montopolis – Farmshare Austin Fresh For Less Mobile Market –, que venderá frutas y verduras frescas a p ...[Read More]

Montopolis Neighborhood Welcomes First Farm Stand at the Central Health Southeast Health & Wellness Center

One location offers farm produce, free cooking, nutrition, and exercise classes (Austin, TX.) — The Central Health Southeast Health & Wellness Center is welcoming the Montopolis neighborhood’s first-ever farm stand — Farmshare Austin’s Fresh for Less Mobile Market – that will sell fresh produce at affordable prices. It’s also Farmshare Austin’s first farm stand to be located at a communi ...[Read More]