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2 La. health clinics awarded $8.9M

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Posted: Oct 12, 2010 5:42 AM by Andrea Fontenot
Source: Associated Press

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Topics: Louisiana, health, clinics, federal, grant, money

Two Louisiana health clinics have been awarded nearly $9 million in federal grant money.

The SWLA Center for Health Services in Lake Charles was awarded $4.1 million and $4.8 million was awarded to the Teche Action Clinic in Franklin.

The funding awarded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is projected to create more than 200 new jobs and expand the clinics' capacity by more than 13,000 patients.

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