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Joe Pierle

Joe Pierle

Joe Pierle is a native Missourian who was appointed CEO of the Missouri Primary Care Association in April 1999. The association serves as a voice for the medically underserved and represents Missouri’s community health centers, or FQHCs. Prior to this appointment, he worked for U.S. Sen. Christopher S. Bond in Washington, D.C., serving as an advisor on issues concerning health, children, the elderly and veterans.

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Missouri budget makes smart investment in community health centers

By: - August 11, 2022

Each year, National Health Center Week presents an opportunity to spotlight the contributions that community health centers make to our communities. This year, we are celebrating not only the outstanding care that  community health centers provide, but also the investment Missourians are making to keep this infrastructure strong. As the medical home to more than […]