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Our Community

Our mission is to ensure a comprehensive range of high-quality care to best meet the needs of the people in our service area. We continuously seek to stay involved in our communities. Below are some highlights of various community events and some tips on how to achieve a healthier lifestyle.

COVID-19 Vaccines (3rd Dose) for Moderately to Severely Immunocompromised People

Recently, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorized a third dose of the vaccine for immunocompromised people. Below are the new guidelines from the CDC pertaining to COVID mRNA (Pfizer & Moderna) Booster vaccinations. What You Need to Know People who are moderately to severely immunocompromised are especially vulnerable to COVID-19 because they are […]

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National Health Center Week

August 8th – August 14th, 2021 Community Health Centers – The Chemistry for Strong Communities National Health Center Week is an annual celebration with the goal of raising awareness about the mission and accomplishments of America’s health centers over the past five decades.Community Health Centers serve as the beacon of strength, service, and care in […]

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Masks required for all K-12 students and staff heading back to the classroom

On July 28 2021, the Washington State Department of Health (DOH) released updated guidance for the 2021-2022 school year. DOH’s guidance aims to minimize transmission and maximize in-person instruction and is informed by the latest science, recently released Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidance, and recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics. Vaccination is the […]

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Well Child Exam vs Sports Physical – What is the difference?

During a Well Child Exam, the following are completed/reviewed: Complete health history review Physical examination Various screenings which may include but are not limited to vision/hearing, anemia, blood pressure, depression or other mental health issues as appropriate Discussion of the child’s weight, height and body mass index, nutrition, sleep habits, physical development and activity, risks […]

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Masks still required in Health Care settings

News Release from the Washington State Department of Health For immediate release: June 29, 2021   Don’t forget your mask after June 30 – you may still need it even if you’re vaccinated OLYMPIA – The Secretary of Health’s mask order will remain in place even after June 30, which means that people who are not […]

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Hot Weather Safety

Severe heat may cause illness or even death. When temperatures rise to extreme highs, reduce risks by taking the following precautions. Hot weather precautions to reduce the risk of heat exhaustion and heat stroke Stay indoors and in an air-conditioned environment as much as possible unless you’re sure your body has a high tolerance for […]

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NEW Health Colville Dental Clinic new location opens today!

6-14-2021 NEW Health Expanding Dental Access in Colville. NEW Health’s Colville Dental Clinic has expanded and relocated to 161 E. 3rd Avenue. Colville residents now have increased access to dental services with the move to its new location. The new dental clinic includes additional operatories and will bring on a new dentist to serve Colville […]

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Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers visits NEW Health Colville Clinic

6-1-21 NEW Health had the opportunity to share our Colville Clinic location during a scheduled site visit with Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers. During the visit, NEW Health curbside testing and vaccine sites were visited, the integrated care models discussed and a tour of capital projects of the Colville Dental Clinic. The integrated care model highlighted […]

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