To increase the number of elderly patients effectively served by health centers
To decrease the percentage of elderly patients with uncontrolled type II diabetes
The White House Briefing Room, A Proclamation on Older Americans Month, May 2021: Excerpt "NOW, THEREFORE, I, JOSEPH R. BIDEN JR., President of the United States of America, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and the laws of the United States, do hereby proclaim May 2021 as Older Americans Month. I call upon Americans of all ages to celebrate older Americans during this month and throughout the year."
There are many resources that support the work of community health centers. From National Cooperative Agreement organizations to Primary Care Associations and more, you can find helpful information and access important resources on the Health Center Resource Clearinghouse webiste.