Community Health Centers’ Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Two-Year Findings from HRSA’s Health Center COVID-19 Survey (April 2020—April 2022)

Jessica Sharac, Feygele Jacobs, Peter Shin, Sara Rosenbaum

Executive Summary

Community health centers have played a vital role during the COVID-19 pandemic, as the single largest source of comprehensive primary health care for medically underserved urban and rural communities. This Data Note reports on health center pandemic activities, using information from the Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Health Center COVID-19 Survey spanning the April 2020 to April 2022 time period.

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Leighton Ku, PhD, MPH

Professor, Dept. of Health Policy and Management

Director, Center for Health Policy Research

 

Erin Brantley, PhD, MPH

Deputy Director, Center for Health Policy Research