ICHS in the News

Below is a selection of recent press coverage about our organization, medical services, community benefits and health advocacy activities.

2018

ICHS’s ARNP residency program prepares a future generation of primary care providers, DECEMBER 12, 2018
https://www.nwrpca.org/news/430921/Im-So-Grateful-I-Did-It-ICHSs-APRN-Residency-Program-Prepares-a-Future-Generation.htm

Advocates fight Trump rule they say threatens community health, NOVEMBER 26, 2018
https://crosscut.com/2018/11/advocates-fight-trump-rule-they-say-threatens-community-health

City Inside/Out: Public charge controversy, NOVEMBER 16, 2018
https://www.seattlechannel.org/CityInsideOut?videoid=x99936

Living example: Q&A with alumnus Rayburn S. Lewis, FALL 2018
https://uwmedmagazine.org/fall-2018\livingexample\

Trump’s “public charge” proposal threatens low income families, seniors, the disabled, immigrants, OCTOBER 16, 2018
http://www.iexaminer.org/2018/10/trumps-public-charge-proposal-threatens-low-income-families-seniors-the-disabled-immigrants-poc

‘Heartless, punitive,’: Patient advocates decry Trump move to restrict immigrants’ health-care access, OCTOBER 11, 2018
https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/health/heartless-punitive-patient-advocates-decry-trump-move-to-restrict-immigrants-health-care-access/

Pacientes de ICHS ahora pueden acceder a ayuda legal gratuita, OCTOBER 9, 2018
http://www.larazanw.com/noticias/pacientes-de-ichs-ahora-pueden-acceder-a-ayuda-legal-gratuita/

Trump proposal chills immigrant enrollment in public services, OCTOBER 3, 2018
http://www.seattleglobalist.com/2018/10/03/trump-proposal-chills-immigrant-enrollment-in-public-services/77177

Fearing Trump, local immigrants decline health care benefits, OCTOBER 3, 2018
https://crosscut.com/2018/10/fearing-trump-local-immigrants-decline-health-care-benefits

Advocates to immigrants: Don’t panic — Proposed new rules could hurt immigrant families, SEPTEMBER 27, 2018
http://nwasianweekly.com/2018/09/advocates-to-immigrants-dont-panic-proposed-new-rules-could-hurt-immigrant-families/

Trump admin proposing tightening rules for legal immigrants who use medical, food assistance, SEPTEMBER 25, 2018
https://www.kiro7.com/news/local/trump-admin-proposing-tightening-rules-for-legal-immigrants-who-use-medical-food-assistance/841406472

ICHS leads in quality service, SEPTEMBER 14, 2018
http://nwasianweekly.com/2018/09/ichs-leads-in-quality-service/

Veronica Kim retiring from ICHS, SEPTEMBER 4, 2018
http://nwasianweekly.com/2018/09/veronica-kim-retiring-from-ichs/

Immigrants, fearing Trump crackdown, drop out of nutrition programs, SEPTEMBER 3, 2018
https://www.politico.com/story/2018/09/03/immigrants-nutrition-food-trump-crackdown-806292

ICHS recognized among nation’s highest performing health centers, AUGUST 31, 2018
http://nwasianweekly.com/2018/08/ichs-recognized-among-nations-highest-performing-health-centers/

Chiu retiring from ICHS, AUGUST 27, 2018
http://nwasianweekly.com/2018/08/chiu-retiring-from-ichs/

Bellevue students access better health for better learning, AUGUST 2018
https://www.dshs.wa.gov/sites/default/files/ESA/csd/documents/Community%20Partner%20Newsletter%20-%20Summer%202018.pdf

Some immigrants withdraw public benefits for fear of losing green cards, AUGUST 17, 2018
http://kuow.drupal.publicbroadcasting.net/post/some-immigrants-withdraw-public-benefits-fear-losing-green-cards

AARP AAPI Hero Award finalists, AUGUST 13, 2018
http://nwasianweekly.com/2018/08/aarp-aapi-hero-award-finalists/

As Trump considers penalties, Seattle-area immigrants turn down public benefits they’re entitled to claim, AUGUST 12, 2018
https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/legal-immigrants-in-seattle-area-alarmed-over-possible-penalties-for-using-benefits/

Three reasons Trump’s new immigration rule should make your blood boil, AUGUST 9, 2018
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/three-reasons-trumps-new-immigration-rule-should-make-your-blood-boil/2018/08/09/1f59a7fe-9b4c-11e8-8d5e-c6c594024954_story.html?utm_term=.93697a72fe58

“We are so alone here,” until ICHS was able to help, AUGUST 5, 2018
http://www.iexaminer.org/2018/08/we-are-so-alone-here-until-ichs-was-able-to-help/

“I didn’t give up myself. I go forward. I never look back,” AUGUST 4, 2018
http://www.iexaminer.org/2018/08/i-didnt-give-up-on-myself-i-go-forward-i-never-look-back/

ICHS to open history exhibit and arts gallery at Shoreline clinic, AUGUST 3. 2018
http://www.iexaminer.org/2018/08/ichs-to-open-history-exhibit-and-arts-gallery-at-shoreline-clinic/

Meet new ICHS medical director Dr. Asqual Getaneh, AUGUST 3, 2018
http://www.iexaminer.org/2018/08/meet-new-ichs-medical-director-dr-asqual-getaneh/

Opiod epidemic sparks a new wave of patients to try acupuncture, AUGUST 1, 2018
http://www.iexaminer.org/2018/08/opioid-epidemic-inspires-a-new-wave-of-patients-to-try-acupuncture/

In memory of ICHS’s Duane Wald: 1953-2018, JULY 18, 2018
www.iexaminer.org/2018/07/in-memory-of-ichss-duane-wald-1953-2018/

COMMENTARY: Suicide: Let’s talk, JUNE 28, 2018
http://nwasianweekly.com/2018/06/commentary-suicide-lets-talk/

ICHS appoints Asqual Getaneh MD as medical director, JUNE 19, 2018
http://runtanews.com/ichs-appoints-asqual-getaneh-md-as-medical-director/

New school health centers promote “whole child” approach, MAY 25, 2018
https://publichealthinsider.com/2018/05/25/new-school-health-centers-promote-whole-child-approach/

Bellevue and other King County school-based clinics getting a boost to confront student mental health, MAY 25, 2018
https://www.seattletimes.com/education-lab/school-based-clinics-getting-a-boost-to-confront-student-mental-health/?utm_source=email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=article_left_1.1

King County opens three school-based health centers outside Seattle, MAY 22, 2018
http://knkx.org/post/king-county-opens-three-school-based-health-centers-outside-seattle

Seattle World School offers a welcoming haven for immigrant and refugee youth, MAY 21, 2018
https://kcts9.org/programs/in-close/seattle-world-school-offers-welcoming-haven-immigrant-and-refugee-youth

Rachel Koh named senior director of pharmacy services, MAY 2018
http://seattlebusinessmag.com/rachel-koh

Healthcare through a social justice lens, MAY 15, 2018
http://depts.washington.edu/medex/magazine/healthcare-through-a-social-justice-lens/

ICHS Bloom Gala, MAY 14, 2018
http://nwasianweekly.com/2018/05/ichs-bloom-gala/

Komen Puget Sound awards more than $600,000 to local breast health providers, APRIL 30, 2018
http://www.bothell-reporter.com/life/koman-puget-sound-awards-more-than-600000-to-local-breast-health-providers

The juice on teen boozing APRIL 9, 2018
http://www.iexaminer.org/2018/04/ichs-the-juice-on-teen-boozing/

Get the straight poop on colon screenings! MARCH 7, 2018
http://www.iexaminer.org/2018/03/get-the-straight-poop-on-colon-screenings/

Lunar New Year 5k brings out 450 runners, a dozen dogs, and a couple of dragons MARCH 3, 2018
http://www.shorelineareanews.com/2018/03/lunar-new-year-5k-brings-out-450.htmlh

Wellness starts with relationships MARCH 1, 2018
http://nwasianweekly.com/2018/01/ichs-ranked-washingtons-no-1-community-health-center/

ICHS ranked Washington’s No. 1 community health center JANUARY 29, 2018
http://nwasianweekly.com/2018/01/ichs-ranked-washingtons-no-1-community-health-center/

Pathways to health: Screening and vaccinations for cervical cancer saves lives JANUARY 8, 2018
http://www.iexaminer.org/2018/01/pathways-to-health-screening-and-vaccinations-for-cervical-cancer-saves-lives/

Registration open for ICHS’ 3rd Annual Lunar New Year 5k JANUARY 2, 2018
http://www.iexaminer.org/2018/01/announcement-registration-open-for-ichs-3rd-annual-lunar-new-year-5k/


2017 ICHS in the News


2016 ICHS in the News


2015 ICHS in the News


2014 ICHS in the News


2013 ICHS in the News