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Local COVID-19 task force has established testing site

April 8th marked the opening of the COVID-19 testing site at Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville-Henry County. The testing site will not be open to the public.

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Local COVID-19 task force has established testing site

It is more important than ever to have and understand your health coverage.

Do you have questions and concerns about Medicaid for yourself or your children or want to apply?                                                                   Questions can be answered by phone.

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It is more important than ever to have and understand your health coverage.

When it comes to the Census 2020, everyone counts.

Over the next few weeks, you will  begin seeing important information about the 2020 census. The Coalition is helping to promote the importance of individuals filling out the census.

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When it comes to the Census 2020, everyone counts.

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Important Note to our Patients, Visitors and Clients

As a component of Virginia’s Health Care safety net, the MHC Coalition for Health and Wellness, Bassett Family Practice and Ridgeway Family Health will continue to provide ongoing, continuing preventive and primary care to our patients.

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Important Note to our Patients, Visitors and Clients

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Learning about germs and more at Clearview Early Childhood Center

Clearview Early Childhood Center, a part of Martinsville City Public Schools, hosts an annual “Cub Carnival” event to teach children in their Pre-K program about healthy initiatives, such as eating healthy foods, how germs are spread, brushing their teeth properly, fire safety and so much more!

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Learning about germs and more at Clearview Early Childhood Center

Upcoming Diabetes Workshops

The Coalition is preparing to kick off two series of diabetes self-management workshops in February. The workshop are are designed as a six week series to to help individuals who are impacted by diabetes better manage their diabetes by adjusting their lifestyle.

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Upcoming Diabetes Workshops

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Healthcare Safety Net Legislative Day 2020

On January 15th, organizations across Virginia gathered at the General Assembly in Richmond to visit their legislators for Healthcare Safety Net Legislative Day.

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Healthcare Safety Net Legislative Day 2020

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Medicaid Application Assistance continues year-round

Application assistance for FREE or LOW COST health care coverage for individuals between 19 and 64 years of age and and children – birth to 18 who meet income and other eligibility requirements.

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Medicaid Application Assistance continues year-round

INVESTING IN CAREERS AND PATIENTS

The National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE) announced that Cindy Cunningham, RN, BSN, CDE, Health Educator of the MHC Coalition for Health and Wellness achieved Certified Diabetes Educator® (CDE®) status by successfully passing the Certification Examination for Diabetes Educators.

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INVESTING IN CAREERS AND PATIENTS