Arizona Health Center to get Grant Money

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Tucson-Attorney General Terry Goddard will visit El Rio Community Health Center Friday to announce a statewide grant of $783,000 to the Arizona Association of Community Health Centers to fund prescription medications for the center's low-income, disabled and elderly patients. The presentation will take place Friday, Feb. 6, starting at 6 a.m., at the El Rio Community Health Center campus, 839 W. Congress St. Goddard will be joined Joseph Coatsworth, Chief Executive Officer of the Arizona Association of Community Health Centers as well as Kathy Byrne, Executive Director of El Rio Community Health Center and other executives from community health centers in Arizona. The funds for this grant come from Goddard's recent consumer fraud settlements with two of the nation's largest pharmacy benefits management companies.