July 14, 2017

Manchin and Capito Announce $1.3 Million for West Virginia Health Care Center

Washington, D.C. – Today U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) announced that the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) will award $1,314,440 to the Lincoln County Primary Care Center. This funding will help to support health care operations and expanding access to care.

“This funding will help strengthen health care for patients in Lincoln County and provide quality, affordable services. Our health centers play an important role in keeping our children, families and seniors healthy, and we want to do all we can so West Virginians are able to have access to health centers across the state – especially in our rural communities,” Senator Manchin said.

“Community health centers like Lincoln County Primary Care Center provide essential services that many West Virginians rely on every day,” Senator Capito said. “I am thrilled that this funding has been awarded to the facility so they can continue accessing the resources necessary to provide services West Virginians need to live healthy lives.”