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Raising Awareness on Behavioral Health

October 11, 2019 by Sam Hipolito

Dr. Bennett Edgerly with the North Country HealthCare Fourth St. East Clinic Team. Several colleagues from North Country participated in Flagstaff’s 3rd annual American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) at Buffalo Park on Saturday October 5th. TRead on…

Teaching Health Centers

September 13, 2019 by Sam Hipolito

We are debuting the next short video of our series, “North Country HealthCare’s Teaching Health Centers.” North Country HealthCare is a community health center. Community health centers keep communities healthy. We are a teaching health center and areRead on…

Our Partners – Keeping Communities Healthy Together

August 28, 2019 by Jessica Gee

We are debuting the next short video of our series, “North Country HealthCare’s Partners.” North Country HealthCare is a community health center. Community health centers keep communities healthy. We couldn’t do what we do without our partners in schooRead on…

Serving 14 Communities Across Northern Arizona

August 22, 2019 by Jessica Gee

We are debuting the next short video of our series, “North Country HealthCare’s Locations.” North Country HealthCare is a community health center. Community health centers keep communities healthy. We care for northern Arizona, from the White MountainsRead on…

North Country HealthCare’s Caregivers Are Here For You

August 20, 2019 by Jessica Gee

We are debuting the next short video of our series, “North Country HealthCare’s Caregivers.” North Country HealthCare is a community health center. Community health centers keep communities healthy. We have many caregivers: doctors, nurses and helpersRead on…

Check Out Our New Program Eligibility Tool!

July 18, 2019 by Jessica Gee
Program Eligibility Tool at northcountryhealthcare.org

North Country HealthCare’s new Program Eligibility Tool is a free resource to help the community find out what assistance programs they may qualify for. North Country HealthCare just launched its new program eligibility tool, which allows anyone to easRead on…

Our Next Short Video, “We Won’t Turn You Away!”

July 4, 2019 by Jessica Gee

We recently shared the first video in our series of ten short videos that explain all about North Country HealthCare. The second video highlights something that makes us unique as a community health center – we won’t turn you away based on your abilityRead on…

Check Out Our New Short Videos!

June 17, 2019 by Jessica Gee

Today we are rolling the first video in our series of ten short videos that explain all about North Country HealthCare. The first video focuses on who we are and who we care for. Check it out! North Country HealthCare is a community health center. CommRead on…

Meeting the Healthcare Needs of Transgender Patients

June 17, 2019 by Jessica Gee

Many transgender people face barriers to utilizing basic primary and preventive healthcare. Social awareness and acceptance of transgender individuals has increased over the past decade. Yet transgender people often face barriers to finding and utiliziRead on…

North Country HealthCare Addresses Doctor Shortage in Northern AZ

June 7, 2019 by Jessica Gee

Seven ATSU-SOMA students graduated from medical school last May. Right now Arizona needs an additional 605 primary care physicians to address its shortage of health professionals, according to the 2019 State Health Assessment, released last month by thRead on…

$750K Included in State Budget for North Country HealthCare Graduate Medical Education

June 4, 2019 by Jessica Gee

Residents will be trained at North Country HealthCare’s Flagstaff – 4th Street location, as well as throughout northern Arizona. North Country HealthCare learned last Tuesday that Arizona senators included $750K in the state budget to help fund North CRead on…

“All of Us” Research Program at North Country HealthCare

May 30, 2019 by Starla Collins

Do you ever wonder how we know about the health and lifestyle of certain populations? Or how we know what the health concerns of certain groups are? The answer is, from people like YOU! Health information and research exists only through the participatRead on…

Graduate Medical Education Funding Goes Unaddressed in (Leaked) State Budget

May 22, 2019 by Jessica Gee

Including graduate medical education in the state budget would create more healthcare jobs in AZ. North Country HealthCare is disappointed to learn today, after insiders leaked the state House budget, that funding for Graduate Medical Education (GME) iRead on…

Theresa’s Story: Running for a Cure

April 12, 2019 by Jessica Gee

Theresa Salvatore, FNP and her dad. Theresa Salvatore, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, is a family nurse practitioner at North Country HealthCare. Theresa cares for patients at North Country HealthCare’s Winslow and Flagstaff locations. She is passionate about prevenRead on…

Congress Must Approve Budget to Fund Vital Community Health Centers

January 18, 2018 by Starla Collins

Healthcare can be one of the more complicated and divisive political issues any policymaker has to work on. Every decision made in Congress can significantly impact the lives of millions of people regardless of age, health needs, social-economic statusRead on…

Celebrating 10 Years of Providing Care at 4th Street Building

December 4, 2017 by Jessica Gee

On November 30, North Country HealthCare celebrated the 10 year anniversary of its Flagstaff – 4th Street building. Guests included donors who gave to the building’s capital campaign over a decade ago, as well as the many community partners who have suRead on…

North Country HealthCare Provider to Run the Boston Marathon

November 27, 2017 by Jessica Gee

Theresa Salvatore, FNP and her dad, Andy, will run the 2018 Boston Marathon together in April. Theresa Salvatore, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, is a family nurse practitioner and one of the newest healthcare providers to join the North Country HealthCare team. TherRead on…

Joining the Fight Against Suicide

September 26, 2017 by Jessica Gee
Two women posing at an Out of the Darkness Walk

Flagstaff’s first annual Out of the Darkness Walk takes place Saturday, September 30th at 8am. This Saturday, September 30th North Country HealthCare will join with many other local organizations to raise awareness for suicide prevention in northern ArRead on…

North Country HealthCare Celebrates National Health Center Week 2017

August 24, 2017 by Jessica Gee
Dr. Anne Newland, CEO, giving presentation.

On August 16th, North Country HealthCare hosted a breakfast and presentation in celebration of National Health Center Week. CEO Dr. Anne Newland presented to state and local policymakers and business leaders. On Wednesday August 16th, North Country HeaRead on…

Video: Creating Healthier Communities

August 14, 2017 by Jessica Gee

In honor of National Health Center Week, we’re excited to debut our “Creating Healthier Communities” video, a project that we’re very proud of. The goal of this video is to help educate our community about the many things that North Country HealthCareRead on…

Men’s health: Why you should get a regular check-up

June 28, 2017 by Jessica Gee
Jesse Crane, DO

Jesse Crane, DO is accepting new patients at North Country HealthCare’s Flagstaff 4th Street location. By Jesse Crane, DO, family medicine physician at North Country HealthCare Men are more likely than women to die from 14 out of the 15 leading causesRead on…

NACASA Celebrates a Decade of Providing Care after Assault

February 17, 2017 by Jessica Gee

NACASA Program Director, Jennifer Runge, and Medical Director, Beth Otterstein, explain NACASA’s services and impact. In 2016, 139 victims of sexual assault and domestic violence received forensic exams from Northern Arizona Care and Services After AssRead on…

Flagstaff Local Motion Working to Get Flagstaff’s Health on Track

January 18, 2017 by Jessica Gee

Flagstaff Local Motion is an inter-agency effort to motive the community to increase physical activity. Photo by Flagstaff CVB. Sixteen percent of adults living in Coconino County report to be in poor or fair health, according to a study by the RobertRead on…

Grateful To Be Alive

December 30, 2016 by Jessica Gee

The best – and tastiest – way Sonya Kanady knew how to thank Dr. Abbott for saving her life was to deliver a custom-made cake for Dr. Abbott to share with North Country staff. “If it wasn’t for him, I wouldn’t be alive. And not only am I going to live,Read on…

Health Start Gives Moms a Chance at Success

December 6, 2016 by Jessica Gee

Lakrisha Stingley with her children. Lakrisha was 18 when she first became pregnant; she credits Health Start for her success as a mom. When Lakrisha Stingley became pregnant with her first child, she did not feel prepared for the long road that lay ahRead on…

Can We Count on You for Your Support?

November 16, 2016 by Jessica Gee

“Now I smile all the time, just like everybody else!” – Stephanie Lucero, Angel Fund recipient Thanks to our supporters, North Country HealthCare was able to provide quality healthcare to nearly 60,000 northern Arizonans this year. One of our favoriteRead on…

Marketplace Plans Likely to Remain Affordable for Most

October 28, 2016 by Jessica Gee

Since the Health Insurance Marketplace unveiled its new 2017 insurance plans on Monday, media outlets across the country have been reporting about steep rate increases. According to a report from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), ratesRead on…

October 24th is Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Day

October 24, 2016 by Jessica Gee

By Stephanie Selman, L.Ac. In order to become a Licensed Acupuncturist, Stephanie Selman, L.Ac. had to receive a master’s degree in acupuncture and Oriental medicine. Every year on October 24th, Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Day is celebrated in anRead on…

Celebrating National Pharmacy Week: October 16 – 22

October 16, 2016 by Jessica Gee

Crystal Apodaca, Certified Pharmacy Technician, fills prescriptions at North Country’s Flagstaff 4th Street location. By Kimberly Chen, BSPharm, Director of Pharmacy at North Country HealthCare October 16 – 22, 2016 is National Pharmacy Week. The purpoRead on…

Breastfeeding Basics: Part 2

August 22, 2016 by Jessica Gee

By Anna Singleton, IBCLC Anna Singleton with her baby. North Country HealthCare has board certified lactation consultants on staff to help you and your baby in the breastfeeding journey. We understand returning to work after having a baby can be a streRead on…

North Country HealthCare & Flagstaff City Public Libraries Partner to Promote Literacy

August 5, 2016 by Jessica Gee

Visitors to North Country HealthCare’s Flagstaff 4th Street location will notice some new additions to the central lobby. Flagstaff City – Coconino County Public Libraries supplied an Early Literacy Station, complete with entertaining activities to makRead on…

Voluntary Recall of Trividia Glucometer Test Strips

August 2, 2016 by Katie Brock

Voluntary Recall of Trividia Glucometer Test Strips August 1, 2016 Dear patients, North Country HealthCare Pharmacy is committed to our patients’ health and well-being. We are sending this letter to inform you of a voluntary recall of glucometer test sRead on…

Breastfeeding Basics: Part 1

August 1, 2016 by Jessica Gee

By Anna Singleton, IBCLC Anna Singleton with her daughter. Most new parents have seen the lists of breastfeeding benefits and recommendations. However, despite having a plethora of information at our fingertips, the basics of breastfeeding often eludeRead on…

Preventing and Treating Hepatitis C in Northern Arizona

July 28, 2016 by Jessica Gee

By Kimberly Chen, BSPharm, Director of Pharmacy at North Country HealthCare Kimberly Chen, BSPharm, is the Director of Pharmacy at North Country HealthCare. An estimated 80,000 Arizonans live with hepatitis C, one of Arizona’s most commonly reported inRead on…

North Country HealthCare Chosen to Participate in New Initiative to Prevent Heart Attacks and Strokes

July 25, 2016 by Jessica Gee

On Friday, July 21st, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced 516 awardees in 47 states, Puerto Rico, and the District of Columbia to help reduce the risks for heart attacks and strokes among millions of Medicare fee-for-servicRead on…

North Country HealthCare Awarded Grant to Fight Breast Cancer

July 19, 2016 by Jessica Gee

Last April, Susan G. Komen® Arizona awarded a $150,000 grant to North Country HealthCare’s Well Woman HealthCheck program (WWHP) to help fulfill Susan G. Komen’s mission to save lives and end breast cancer forever. In total, Komen Arizona awarded moreRead on…

Dr. Rosalie Marinelli Certified To Perform Screenings for Autism Spectrum Disorder

June 28, 2016 by Jessica Gee

Dr. Rosalie Marinelli, board certified pediatrician at North Country HealthCare With one in 64 Arizona children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), Arizona has one of the highest rates of ASD in the United States, according to the Centers foRead on…

KidsCare is Coming! We Are Here To Help

June 13, 2016 by Jessica Gee

Starting July 26th, North Country will assist with with KidsCare applications. KidsCare coverage has been restored for Arizona children who do not qualify for AHCCCS, Arizona’s Medicaid program. Children whose household income is between 133% and 200%Read on…

2016 Angel Fund Golf Classic: Another Hole-In-One

June 6, 2016 by Jessica Gee

What’s the most fun you can have while supporting a great cause? If you ask one of the 136 golfers who golfed at Aspen Valley Golf Club on Friday, June 3rd, they’ll all tell you the same thing; “the Angel Fund Golf Classic!” Aspen Valley Golf Club wasRead on…

Hermosa Vida Program’s Case Study Featured on Key Industry Website

June 2, 2016 by Jessica Gee

Residents volunteer to organize a protest rally at the trailer park. Photo by Frank X. Moraga/AmigosNAZ On Friday, May 20th North Country HealthCare’s Hermosa Vida program was featured in a collection of case studies created by Active Living by Design,Read on…

Angel Fund Recipients Have a New Reason to Smile

May 20, 2016 by Jessica Gee

On May 20th, 2016 two women met a dentist who will have a meaningful impact on their lives for years to come. Tonya Trevillion and Stephanie Lucero are dental patients at North Country HealthCare – Flagstaff. Each of these women have been without accesRead on…

Tania’s Story: Fearless in the Face of Cancer

April 19, 2016 by Jessica Gee

Tania Gonzalez (left) with Josie Escoto, patient navigator with the Well Woman HealthCheck program at North Country HealthCare. “When I found out I had breast cancer, I was very scared. My first thought was ‘who will take care of my children?’ I was soRead on…

Ahoy to Summer: Anchors Aweigh to Health!

April 11, 2016 by Jessica Gee

Tell your little scallywags to dig out their bathing suits and eye patches – Ahoy to Summer: Anchors Aweigh to Health is almost here! Flagstaff’s most fun children’s health and wellness fair will be held at the Flagstaff Aquaplex on Saturday, April 30tRead on…

Dr. Bansal Wins Preceptor of the Year

March 23, 2016 by Katie Brock

North Country HealthCare is proud to announce that Shipra Bansal, MD has won the Arizona Alliance for Community Health Centers (AACHC) Preceptor of the Year award. The Preceptor of the Year award recognizes a preceptor who has excelled in the trainingRead on…

Flagstaff’s 8th Annual Small Business & Community Health Fair

March 15, 2016 by Jessica Gee

Spring is just around the corner, and it’s time for Flagstaff to get healthy! Flagstaff’s 8th Annual Small Business & Community Health Fair will be held at the Aquaplex on Friday, April 8th from 7 a.m. to noon.  Open to the public, the health fairRead on…

NAIPTA & North Country Launch Dental Vanpool

February 19, 2016 by Katie Brock

North Country HealthCare is the first employer to sign up for the Northern Arizona Intergovernmental Public Transportation Authority’s (NAIPTA) new commuter vanpool program, taking delivery of two vehicles this week. While an employee-initiated vanpoolRead on…

Our New Online Digs

January 31, 2016 by Tiffany Tcheng

Welcome to the new North Country HealthCare website! After months in the making, and with the help of some very talented partners, we are so excited to debut our fresh look and new website features. Let’s take a tour, shall we?

North Country Names New CEO

January 27, 2016 by Katie Brock

North Country HealthCare has named Anne Newland, MD, MPH as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to succeed Ann Roggenbuck, MPH, MBA, PhD.  A clinician leader for over 10 years, Dr. Newland brings a wealth of experience and education to her new leadership posRead on…

 

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