Press Releases

Our Dayton Expansion is Complete!

September 8, 2020

9/8/2020– We are proud to announce have completed a significant investment in Dayton.  The expansion of the operations includes more exam rooms, a much larger pharmacy, and a relocation of administrative offices, including the CEO, to the Wright Health Building at 1222 S Patterson Blvd, adjacent to Miami Valley Hospital and very close to downtown and the west side.

Equitas Health Statement on the 2020 Census and Election

September 2, 2020

9/2/20 – 2020 is like no other election or Census year in living memory. We are enduring a global pandemic that, in less than 8 months, has taken the lives of more than 180,000 Americans and disrupted our daily lives – including field operations for the 2020 Census. As the Census Bureau amended timelines and operations, the President issued a memo that threatened to manipulate Census data after its collection for the purposes of Congressional redistricting and reapportionment. This memo – and the rhetoric that surrounds it – creates unnecessary fear and threatens to undermine an already complicated count of all people who reside in the United States.

Equitas Health Statement on Racial and Geographic Disparities in Overdose Deaths

August 31, 2020

8/31/2020 – Today marks the 20th annual International Overdose Prevention Day—a day for both remembrance and action. During the last 20 years, and particularly in the last decade, as the opioid epidemic surged in the US and Ohio—among the states hardest hit by the crisis—so did deaths resulting from overdose. We must use what we know about these deaths to improve the effectiveness and reach of harm reduction policies and programs.

Equitas Health Designated “LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality Leader” on the Healthcare Equality Index 2020

August 31, 2020

8/31/2020– Equitas Health has again been named an “LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality Leader” by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRCF) on the Healthcare Equality Index (HEI) […]

Equitas Health Medical Centers Achieve National Distinction

August 18, 2020

8/18/20– We are thrilled to wrap-up National Health Center Week by announcing that Equitas Health has earned the Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) recognition from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). Agencies recognized by NQCA’s PCMH distinction have proven their commitment to improving patient outcomes through continuous quality assessment and adjustment.

Peggy Anderson Finishes 22-Year Journey at Equitas Health

August 11, 2020

8/11/2020 – Peggy Anderson, Chief Operating Officer, is leaving Equitas Health effective August 18. On September 1, she will become CEO of Mansfield-based Third Street Family Health. Peggy carries with her a 22-year legacy of fighting HIV/AIDS and advancing Equitas Health’s mission to be a gateway to good health for anyone seeking a welcoming healthcare home.

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