Truchas: Farm Families Get Immunized

On September 7, 2012, in Health Reform, Hospitals, RACHC, by Lauren
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On August 31, the Rio Arriba Community Health Council and its member agencies went to the Senior Center in the village of Truchas to conduct joint pain prevention classes, immunizations, diabetes screenings and other preventive services. We met a lot of folks and learned that co-pays, even small ones, are a huge barrier in our small farming towns. The RACHC will be working to find ways to eliminate or reduce co-pays for key services such as immunizations.

In the meantime, this is our story: