VHCF News

Virginia Health Care Foundation Awards $1.4 Million to Help Uninsured get Prescription Medicines

The Virginia Health Care Foundation (VHCF) has launched an expansion of its RxRelief Virginia (RxRVa) initiative with an additional $500,000 in state funds. The program funds medication assistance caseworkers (MACs) who obtain prescription medicines for sick uninsured Virginians. “Prescription medicines are often essential to successful treatment of illnesses and diseases,” said VHCF Executive Director Deborah […]

VHCF Awards $1.4 Million in Grants to Help Uninsured

Richmond, VA – 2015 – The Virginia Health Care Foundation (VHCF) has awarded grants to 22 health safety net organizations throughout Virginia to increase access to medical care, behavioral and oral health services, and prescription medications for uninsured Virginians. In addition, VHCF has awarded grants to underwrite outreach and enrollment initiatives designed to enroll more […]

First Recipient of VHCF Nurse Practitioner Scholarship

First Recipient of Nurse Practitioner Scholarship Already Using “Critical” New  Skills To Help Patients with Behavioral Health Issues Gloucester, VA – Carol-Jo Osinski currently practices at Gloucester-Mathews Care Clinic (GMCC), providing care to uninsured and medically uninsured patients.  Carol-Jo was inspired to become a Nurse Practitioner and work in a health safety net setting by […]