Federal clinics for the poor give just as good care as private practices

Tim Barribeau of the website io9.com has a marvelously succinct article about a study comparing the quality of care of FQHCs against private practices. His article can be found here:
http://io9.com/5925231/when-the-federal-government-pays-directly-for-healthcare-outcomes-stay-the-same-or-improve

The San Francisco Community Clinic Consortium is very proud to learn that FQHCs were rated very favorably in 11 out of the 12 measures used in the study. Our clinics are giving high-quality care to our patients, regardless of the source of payment.