Monthly Archives: May 2020

High blood pressure: Your questions answered

Common questions related to high blood pressure are addressed in this guest blog post by Jeff Bulkley, DO. Dr. Bulkley is an Internal Medicine physician at Mosaic Medical’s Complex Care Center. Q: What is high blood pressure? Our arteries carry blood, rich in oxygen and nutrients, from the heart to other organs and parts of […]

 

5k Training Plan to Celebrate the Start of Summer

Today’s guest blogger is Tina Bollman, Behavioral Health Coordinator at Mosaic Medical and Subject Matter Expert for the American Council on Exercise. Below, she reflects on the changes brought by COVID-19 and provides resources for starting a 5k training plan amid the pandemic. Make sure to speak with your healthcare provider before starting a new […]

 

Immunizations for Children: Important even during COVID-19

Mosaic Medical pediatrician Beau Gilmore, MD addresses the importance of maintaining childhood immunizations, even during COVID-19. As a father, uncle, and pediatrician, I was incredibly concerned to read a report released last week that showed a sharp drop in routine childhood vaccinations. The report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indicated that as […]

 

National Nurses Month

May is National Nurses Month. Below, Mosaic’s Director of Nursing, Karen Steinbock, MBA, BSN, RN, reflects on the ways nurses show up for their communities and the value of maintaining togetherness. Dear Nurses: These past two months have felt about two minutes long and two years long at the same time. I’ve found it challenging […]