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Central Health Board of Managers Approves Lease of Part of Former Brackenridge Campus

Central Health Board of Managers Approves Lease of Part of Former Brackenridge Campus

(Austin) – During a special meeting Tuesday evening, the Central Health Board of Managers voted to approve leasing a portion of its Downtown Campus – formerly the Brackenridge Campus – with a local limited partnership... Read more

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 and CommUnityCare Launch Shuttle Service Giving Patients Rides to Medical Appointments

(Austin) – Central Health and its affiliate, CommUnityCare Health Centers, launched a new shuttle service pilot to help Elroy and Hornsby Bend residents get to their medical appointments. Every weekday, vans will shuttle patients between... 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

Central Health Board Votes to Invest in Project That Will Provide Housing for Homeless, Reducing Costly Emergency Room Visits and Hospital Use

Central Health Board Votes to Invest in Project That Will Provide Housing for Homeless, Reducing Costly Emergency Room Visits and Hospital Use

(Austin) – The Central Health Board of Managers voted Wednesday, March 28 to commit $400,000 to participate in a new program expected to reduce the hospital utilization of up to 250 persons experiencing homelessness who... Read more

Austin Rideshare Company Partners with Central Health, Community Care Collaborative, to get patients to medical appointments

Austin Rideshare Company Partners with Central Health, Community Care Collaborative, to get patients to medical appointments

Getting to and from a medical appointment poses unique challenges for many patients with low income, which can lead to missed appointments, canceled procedures and an inability to pick up prescriptions from a pharmacy. “Lack... Read more

Sendero Health Plans se retira del mercado de seguros médicos STAR Medicaid y CHIP a partir del 1 de mayo

Sendero Health Plans se retira del mercado de seguros médicos STAR Medicaid y CHIP a partir del 1 de mayo

(Austin) – Central Health anunció el jueves, 22 de marzo, que su subsidiaria Sendero Health Plans se retirará del mercado de seguros médicos STAR Medicaid y CHIP a partir del 1 de mayo. Sendero es... 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