Language Access: Meeting Patient Needs while Increasing Compliance and Improving Outcomes

One in five people in the United States speaks a language other than English at home and 41 percent of these individuals, or 25.1 million people, are considered limited English proficient (LEP). The growing limited English proficient population…

AxessPointe Partners with PARTA to Promote Free Rides for Medicaid Patients

Oct. 5, 2018 – The Non-Emergent Transportation Program (NET) is a statewide program for Medicaid recipients which provides transportation to and from Medicaid-covered services, such as doctor, dental or counseling appointments for adults and…

AxessPointe to Open Third Pharmacy at Broadway Location

Sept. 17, 2018 – AxessPointe Community Health Centers, Inc. has undergone two major expansion projects since September 2017, with their new Kent and Arlington facilities, and is continuing that trend into the fall of 2018. AxessPointe is…

AxessPointe Receives Grant to Help Reduce Breast Cancer Disparities

Sept. 6, 2018 – The American Cancer Society (ACS) and the Cleveland Browns have awarded a grant to AxessPointe Community Health Centers, Inc. to address disparities in breast cancer mortality by providing access to breast cancer screening,…

AxessPointe Community Health Centers, Inc. Providing Medication-Assisted Treatment Services

July 12, 2018 – AxessPointe Community Health Centers, Inc. has added a new element to their list of services that they provide to the area, medication-assisted treatment for opioid addiction. Medication-assisted treatment (MAT) uses prescription…

AxessPointe Community Health Centers, Inc. Ranks in 2017 Top Performers of OutcomesMTM

Jan. 12, 2018 – The Pharmacy Department at AxessPointe Community Health Centers, Inc. scored a four out of four on OutcomesMTM 2017 performance ranking, and is performing in the top 2% of all U.S. pharmacies participating in the program. Medication…

AxessPointe Earns National Recognition for Efforts Aimed at Reducing Heart Attacks and Strokes

Dec. 6, 2017 - The American Heart Association (AHA) and American Medical Association (AMA) have announced the names of 310 physician practices and health systems nationwide being recognized for their commitment to reducing the number of Americans…

AxessPointe Receives Economic Development Achievement Award from City of Kent

Nov. 17, 2017 - The City of Kent presented AxessPointe Community Health Centers, Inc. with an Economic Development Achievement award at the 2017 Tree City Awards Dinner. AxessPointe received the award in conjunction with Family & Community…

Shortened Affordable Care Act health insurance enrollment period begins Nov. 1 through Dec. 15

Oct. 31, 2017 By: Betty Lin-Fisher - Kaye Rootring says she and her college-age daughter won’t go without insurance. But Rootring of Perry Township is unsure how much more her current $462.80 monthly premium costs will be when she starts…

AxessPointe Community Health Centers Receives 2016 Beacon’s Best Award

Sept. 26, 2017 - AxessPointe Community Health Centers was voted as having one of the top dental services in the area by the Akron Beacon Journal’s 2016 Beacon’s Best. The poll ran from Feb. 12 through Feb. 26, 2017 and both online and paper…