Health Center Covid-19 Vaccine Program

Community Care Member Update Today’s Spotlight is on Atchison Community Health Clinic, which began participating in the Health Center COVID-19 Vaccine Program this week. The first direct federal shipment of 100 Moderna doses arrived Tuesday. CEO Stevie Durkin attributed the health center’s invitation for the federal initiative “to the vulnerable and rural population that we […]

Pandemic Drives Increase of Mental Health Issues in Teens by Lisa Baniewicz Special to The Leaven Editor’s note: The names of the students and teacher interviewed for this story have been changed to protect their privacy. ATCHISON – The American Psychological Association states:  “There is no question:  The COVID-19 pandemic has had a substantial impact on the lives of all Americans, and it will continue […]

Atchison Clinic gains $553k for virus fight

(KAIR)–The Atchison Community Health CLinic will receive nearly $553,000 as part of a $15 million grant package from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. According to a release from United States Senator Jerry Moran, $552,665 is earmarked for use by the Atchison Clinic.    

Get to know the everybody clinic

(Atchison Globe, Wednesday, March 4, 2020) While the Atchison Community Health Clinic has entered its second decade of service in this community, it still has a bit of an identity problem. “After getting feedback from the community through our Community Listening Sessions, we learned we are still believed to be and referred to as the […]