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  • Mayor Sly James visits the Clinic

    Tuesday, February 25, 2014

    Mayor Sly James visited the Clinic today, to learn more about what we do and how we can continue to …

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  • Bloom Party

    Due to overwhelming support from the Kansas City community, Night In BLOOM has reached record breaking attendance and is officially SOLD OUT!

    If you are still interested in attending, email Matt …

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  • May

    May, a 20-something woman with an advanced degree, came to the Clinic …

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News at the Kansas City CARE Clinic

  • Mayor Sly James visits the Clinic

    Tuesday, February 25, 2014

    Mayor Sly James visited the Clinic today, to learn more about what we do and how we can continue to partner to improve health in Kansas City.

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  • Sebelius pushes health exchanges, Medicaid expansion in KC

    Thursday, February 06, 2014

    By Alex Smith, KCUR |  U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius was here today urging the uninsured to enroll for coverage on the federal health exchange. She acknowledged the troubled start of the federal marketplace website, healthcare.gov, but said significant improvements have been made. She described a “surge” of enrollment since the end of November, after …

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  • Clinic open on Thursday, Feb. 6th

    Thursday, February 06, 2014

    After two days of closures due to inclement weather, the Clinic will reopen on Thursday, February 6th. If you had an appointment on Tuesday or Wednesday you should have received a phone call from our staff to reschedule, or you can call us at 816-753-5144. We look forward to seeing you soon and thank you for your patience. 

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  • Low ACA enrollment numbers no surprise to some

    Thursday, November 14, 2013

    KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - Fewer than 27,000 people signed up for health insurance through the troubled Affordable Care Act website in its first, flawed month.That is the website people in Kansas and Missouri have to go through. Only 371 Kansans were able to sign up. In Missouri, the number is 751.

    Wayne Powell of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City, which offers insurance through the …

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  • Thousands without coverage even after ACA implementation will need Clinic's help

    Friday, September 13, 2013

    KCTV5

    FAIRWAY, KS (KCTV) - The date for enrollment into the Affordable Care Act Marketplaces is three weeks away. Administrators of the program want to cover as many people as possible, who previously lacked healthcare coverage, but millions of people would still lack access to affordable healthcare because of a little-known loophole. When the Affordable Care Act was signed into law in March …

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  • Health Care Foundation of Greater KC awards Clinic $250k for mental health programming

    Wednesday, August 14, 2013

    The Kansas City CARE Clinic is proud to be among the 32 local organizations receiving grants for mental health programming from the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City.  The Clinic has been awarded $250,000 to support our behavioral health program, which provides critical and integrated mental health services to the uninsured and underinsured.Said HCF President/CEO Steve Roling, …

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  • Clinic celebrates Nat'l HIV Testing Week with free tests at Walgreens

    Wednesday, June 26, 2013

    This week, the Kansas City CARE Clinic is teaming up with Walgreens, the nation’s largest pharmacy chain, and Greater Than AIDS, a coalition of public and private sector partners united in response to the domestic epidemic, to provide FREE HIV testing at 4 local Walgreens stores.  The testing events are taking place June 27-29 in support of National HIV Testing …

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  • Clinic chosen by Boulevard Brewing Company as beneficiary of KC Pils program

    Monday, June 10, 2013

    Boulevard Brewing Co. announced three charities who will benefit every time someone buys some of its newly branded KC Pils.

    It's all part of the Kansas City-based craft brewer's "10% for KC" program, which will donate 10 percent of the proceeds from KC Pils sales to charity. The first charities to benefit from the program will be the American Jazz Museum, KC Pet Project and Kansas City CARE …

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  • Join the Clinic for "Auntie Mame'd", a benefit for the AIDS Service Foundation

    Tuesday, May 21, 2013

    Join us as we host an evening at "Auntie Mame'd" on Thursday, May 23rd! This musical parody adapted and directed by Jeff Church and staged at the Unicorn Theatre stars the comedy duo, Missy Koonce & Ron Megee, along with an ensemble cast of some of Kansas City's finest and funniest actors. The night promises to be a blast and all in support of Kansas City's 25th AIDS Walk! All tickets are …

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  • Support the Clinic - vote YES on Question 1!

    Friday, March 08, 2013

    On April 2, 2013, Kansas City is asking voters to approve Question 1, which will renew Kansas City’s Health Levy to help fund essential health care services in our community. Question 1 requests renewal of approximately one-third (22 cents) of the current tax levy dedicated to ambulance services, emergency medical services, and hospital and public health purposes for a period of nine years. …

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