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June 22, 2012...The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that Capital Area Health Network ( a federally qualified health center or FQHC) plans to open a community health center in the Bermuda District of Chesterfield County by the end of 2012. CAHN received $441,667 in federal grants to open the center which treats both uninsured and insured patients and provides primary care, dental services and referrals for behavioral health and case management. When fully staffed the center is projected to have 12 FTE's and provide 10 - 15 thousand patient visits annually. Click here to view the RTD article.