VHCF News

Vital Signs Newsletter

Virginia health safety net providers, get the latest VHCF news by reading the latest issue of Vital Signs.

Rx Connect e-Newsletter

Read the latest news about TPC in the Spring 2018 Rx Connect.

Virginia Health Care Foundation Launches Defeating the Deadly Double, a New $1.2 Million Initiative to Address Diabetes and Depression

Richmond, Virginia –   It is a startling statistic:  the incidence rate of depression is two to three times higher in people with diabetes.  Unfortunately, many of these cases are under-diagnosed.  Studies show that only 30-50% of diabetics with major depression are recognized and treated.   This can be deadly, because depression increases the rate of mortality […]

The Virginia Health Care Foundation (VHCF) has awarded the following grants totaling over $1.5 million to 18 health safety net organizations throughout Virginia.

Richmond, VA – The Virginia Health Care Foundation (VHCF) has awarded the following grants totaling over $1.5 million to 18 health safety net organizations throughout Virginia to increase access to medical, dental, behavioral health, vision, and pharmacy services for uninsured and medically underserved Virginians. Grantees and projects awarded follow: Primary Medical Care The Eastern Shore […]

The Virginia Health Care Foundation recently awarded grants totaling nearly $2 million to 19 health safety net organizations throughout Virginia.

Richmond, VA – The Virginia Health Care Foundation (VHCF) recently awarded grants totaling nearly $2 million to 19 health safety net organizations throughout Virginia to increase access to medical care, behavioral health, and dental services for uninsured and medically underserved Virginians. Grantees and projects awarded follow: Primary Medical Care Mel Leaman Free Clinic – $72,106 […]

Prizes for Progress Winners Announced!

CELEBRATING 25 YEARS BY AWARDING $25,000 IN PRIZE MONEY This year is the Virginia Health Care Foundation’s (VHCF) 25th anniversary! VHCF created the Prizes for Progress contest to mark this important milestone and to do something special for our dedicated health safety net partners.  As part of our Prizes for Progress contest, we asked both current […]

SUN Newsletter

A quarterly SignUpNow newsletter providing updates on FAMIS/Medicaid; highlights of best-practices; and notices of new resources, upcoming workshops, conferences and funding opportunities

Virginia Health Care Foundation Celebrates its 25th Anniversary by Launching New Behavioral Health Initiative

Richmond, Virginia –To mark its 25th anniversary, the Virginia Health Care Foundation (VHCF) will announce a new $1.5 million behavioral health initiative designed to increase access to mental health services for medically underserved and uninsured Virginians on Monday, May 22. “Both data and experience document the critical need for mental health services throughout Virginia,” said […]

Virginia Health Care Foundation Launches Free-Medicines Mobile App With Support from Owens & Minor

Please click here to read the recent News Release from Owens & Minor.

Virginia Health Care Foundation Awards Nearly $1.2 Million to Increase Access to Medical Care, Behavioral Health Care, and Dental Services for Uninsured Virginians.

Richmond, VA – The Virginia Health Care Foundation (VHCF) has recently awarded grants totaling nearly $1.2 million to 13 health safety net organizations throughout Virginia to increase access to medical care, behavioral health care, and dental services for uninsured and medically underserved Virginians. Grantees and projects awarded follow: Primary Medical Care Blue Ridge Medical Center […]