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COVID-19 and Record Unemployment Leave Many Virginians Without Health Insurance

Contact: Ann Walker Outreach Advocate Martinsville-Henry County Coalition for Health & Wellness (276) 732-0509 awalker@healthycommunitymhc.org Martinsville, VA – The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has caused the greatest loss of health insurance in American history.

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COVID-19 and Record Unemployment Leave Many Virginians Without Health Insurance

Are you having trouble paying for your medications because of COVID-19?

If you have lost your job or simply just need help paying for your medicine, let us help with our Medication Assistance Program.

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Are you having trouble paying for your medications because of COVID-19?

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Has COVID-19 affected your health insurance?

Interested in free or low-cost health insurance? We can help Virginians from birth to age 64 apply for Medicaid/FAMIS. Ann Walker, our Medicaid Outreach Advocate, provides free, no touch, one-on-one help with questions and/or applications.

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Has COVID-19 affected your health insurance?

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Local COVID-19 testing site continues to be community effort

UPDATE (May 11, 2020) – New testing site hours are now 12 pm – 3 pm. Volunteers support the volunteers who test at Martinsville Speedway for the Coronavirus.

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Local COVID-19 testing site continues to be community effort

Uptown Martinsville Farmers’ Market Pre-Order Only

The local Uptown Martinsville Farmers’ Market is taking extra precautions this season in an effort to keep shoppers healthy. Below are steps on how to pre-order from the Market.

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Uptown Martinsville Farmers’ Market Pre-Order Only

Virginia Medicaid is Taking Action to Fight COVID-19.

Virginia Medicaid covers all COVID-19 testing and treatment. For more information, visit here. If you have questions regarding your Medicaid or need help with the application process, please contact Ann Walker, Medicaid Outreach Advocate, at 276-732-0509. 

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Virginia Medicaid is Taking Action to Fight COVID-19.

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.

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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

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