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Central Health Plans to Lease Part of Former Brackenridge Campus, Jumpstarting Redevelopment to Generate Revenue for Health Care Services

Central Health Plans to Lease Part of Former Brackenridge Campus, Jumpstarting Redevelopment to Generate Revenue for Health Care Services

(Austin) – On Tuesday, the Central Health Board of Managers will consider approving a lease for a portion of its Downtown Campus – formerly the Brackenridge Campus – with a local limited partnership called the... Read more

Central Health Offers Free Support Groups for Parents of Newborns

Central Health Offers Free Support Groups for Parents of Newborns

(Austin) – Central Health and Partners in Parenting (PIP), an Austin nonprofit, have teamed up to offer free support groups for parents of newborns and infants to help make a challenging time for new families... Read more

Hunger doesn’t take a break: 2018 Summer Lunch Program

Hunger doesn’t take a break: 2018 Summer Lunch Program

While most children celebrate the beginning of summer, for thousands of Travis County families, the end of the school year means the end of a reliable, healthy daily meal. The Austin Independent School District reports... Read more

Sendero Health Plans withdrawing From STAR Medicaid and CHIP Market Effective May 1

Sendero Health Plans withdrawing From STAR Medicaid and CHIP Market Effective May 1

(Austin) – Central Health announced Friday, March 23, that its subsidiary, Sendero Health Plans, is withdrawing from the STAR Medicaid and CHIP insurance market effective May 1. Sendero is Central Health’s nonprofit, community-based health maintenance... Read more

Central Health-Funded CommUnityCare Bringing More Health Care Services to Northeast Austin

Central Health-Funded CommUnityCare Bringing More Health Care Services to Northeast Austin

(Austin) – Northeast Austin residents have more health care options as Central Health-funded CommUnityCare Health Centers expanded services at Turner-Roberts Recreation Center from one day a month to one day a week. Located in the... Read more

Central Health Partnering with UT School of Nursing, Travis County Emergency Services to Expand Health Care Services in Eastern Travis County

Central Health Partnering with UT School of Nursing, Travis County Emergency Services to Expand Health Care Services in Eastern Travis County

(Austin, TX.) — Central Health, The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing (UT School of Nursing), and Travis County Emergency Services District (ESD) 11 announced Wednesday, Feb. 28 they are joining forces to... Read more

More than 150,000 People Received Care Through Central Health in FY 2017, Up 7,800 from Previous Year

More than 150,000 People Received Care Through Central Health in FY 2017, Up 7,800 from Previous Year

(Austin, TX.) — On Wednesday, Central Health released its Fiscal Year 2017 Annual Report, highlighting milestones of the healthcare district’s work to improve the lives of Travis County residents with low income. Some of those... Read more

Central Health Pursuing New Redevelopment Options for Downtown Brackenridge Campus

(Austin) – To speed up the redevelopment of the Central Health Brackenridge Campus in downtown Austin and generate revenue faster to fund health care delivery, Central Health may move away from its master developer strategy.... Read more

Central Health Announces New Vice President of Government Affairs; Vice President of Communications

Central Health Announces New Vice President of Government Affairs; Vice President of Communications

(Austin) – Central Health announced today two new vice presidents will lead the health care district’s external affairs’ efforts as it expands and improves health care services for people with low income in Travis County.... Read more