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Immunizations: How To Keep Your Family Healthy

08/15/2014
Contents1. Immunizations can save lives.2. Immunizations are safe and effective.3. Immunizations are an important aspect of preventive medicine4. Those who do not immunize may expose other loved ones to diseases.4. The young and healthy are at risk as well.5. Immunizations prevent diseases that can be very expensive to treat6. Vaccine-preventable diseases have not yet disappeared7. […]

The Danger of Diabetes: Understanding The Disease That Plagues Our Nation

08/13/2014
ContentsWhat is Diabetes?The Importance of a Good Doctor Diabetes is a serious disease. It currently takes more lives each year than AIDS and breast cancer combined. One American dies from diabetes every three minutes. Diabetes is blind to age, race, color, and walk of life. In the last decade, the number of Americans suffering from […]

Community Health Center in Edmonds hosts grand opening celebration

08/07/2014
Local residents and families attended a ribbon cutting ceremony on Aug. 1 for the new Community Health Center of Snohomish County, 23320 Hwy. 99, Edmonds.

New Edmonds clinic targets low-income, those without insurance

08/02/2014
The new 25,000-square-foot building at 23320 Highway 99 in Edmonds has 22 medical exam rooms, 10 dental treatment areas and an on-site pharmacy.

New Edmonds Community Health Care facility provides quality care to all regardless of coverage

08/01/2014
The new Edmonds Community Health Care facility at 23320 Highway 99 offers low-cost or free care regardless of insurance or documentation. It includes a full primary care medical facility, a low-cost subsidized pharmacy, and a state-of-the-art dental care clinic.

Chronic Disease Management: Ongoing Care For Chronic Diseases

07/25/2014
ContentsWhy Chronic Disease Care is Important:Who Will You Work With?Managing Your Chronic Disease: People often need to go to the doctor for a chest cold. Sometimes, they schedule a visit because they need stitches after having an accident. Or, perhaps they have an ear infection. These sorts of conditions usually only require one visit for […]

Free Health Screenings

06/23/2014
Community Health Center of Snohomish County and Molina Healthcare came together June 21 to provide free health screenings. Community Health Center is a non-profit primary health care provider for uninsured and underserved populations. To find out more, visit www.CHCsno.org or call 425-789-3789 to set up an appointment.

CHC Dental Care: Keeping Your Teeth Healthy

06/13/2014
ContentsWho Do We Accept for Dental Care?What Dental Services Can We Provide?What to bring on your first visit? Healthy teeth are important, and having your teeth cleaned regularly is important in keeping those pearly whites shining! At Community Health Center of Snohomish, we believe that integrating medical and dental health is the best way to […]

How To Choose a New Family Doctor

06/11/2014
ContentsTry to get referralsGood questions to ask are:Check with your insurance companyGood questions to ask are:Determine what specialty you would like your doctor to haveCall the doctors office to ask further questions:Good questions to ask are:The first appointmentGood questions to ask are: Your primary care provider is an influential person in your life. They are […]

Removing the Confusion: Pediatricians vs. Family Doctors

06/09/2014
ContentsWhat’s the difference between a pediatrician and a family medicine doctor?Can a pediatrician treat adults?Can a pediatrician prescribe all the same medication that a family doctor can?Who is able to perform care for chronic diseases in myself or my children?Can a pediatrician or a family doctor be considered by insurance companies to be a primary […]