BUSTOS ANNOUNCES NEARLY $400,000 IN GRANTS FOR LOCAL HEALTH CENTERS

MOLINE – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) – a member of the powerful House Appropriations Committee – announced that health centers across the district will receive $391,626 in federal funding. These federal grants were awarded through the Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Health Center Cluster Program that helps community-based health care organizations provide primary […]

BUSTOS ANNOUNCES MORE THAN $650,000 IN GRANTS FOR LOCAL HEALTH CENTERS

MOLINE – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) – a member of the powerful House Appropriations Committee – announced that health centers across the district will receive $668,000 in total grant funding to combat the opioid crisis. These federal dollars were awarded through the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Integrated Behavioral Health Services (IBHS) program […]

BUSTOS BILL TO IMPROVE HEALTH OUTCOMES GAINS MOMENTUM

MOLINE – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced the support of four organizations for her bipartisan Social Determinants Accelerator Act of 2019, which she introduced last month with Representatives Tom Cole (OK-04), Jim McGovern (MA-02) and Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05). This legislation would create a federal grant program to empower states and local governments to tackle […]

PHOTOS, VIDEO: BUSTOS, COLE, MCGOVERN & MCMORRIS RODGERS INTRODUCE BIPARTISAN LEGISLATION TO IMPROVE HEALTH OUTCOMES

Bustos Bill Endorsed by Illinois and National Health Care Advocates PHOTOS, VIDEO: Bustos Introduces Bill at Press Conference WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) introduced the bipartisan Social Determinants Accelerator Act of 2019. Joining her to introduce the bill are Representatives Jim McGovern (MA-02), Tom Cole (OK-04) and Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05). The bill […]