Category Archives: Blog

MEDIA RELEASE: Mosaic Expands COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility

En Español FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Bridget McGinn, Communications Manager Tel: 541.408.3327; Email: media@mosaicmedical.org   Mosaic Medical Expands COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility Efforts will focus on those disproportionately impacted by the pandemic Bend, Oregon, Mar. 17, 2021 – As a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), Mosaic Medical has been invited by the Oregon Health Authority to […]

 

Provider Perspectives: COVID-19 Vaccinations

Guest blog post on COVID-19 vaccinations by Mosaic Pediatrics providers Ellie Millan, PNP and Rebecca Hicks, MD, IBCLC Healthcare providers who work with young children have a great deal of experience communicating with patients and parents about the importance of vaccinations. Long before COVID-19 vaccines made an appearance, pediatric providers were familiar with addressing questions […]

 

Media Release: Kemple Children’s Dental Fund Established at Mosaic

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Bridget McGinn, Communications Manager Tel: 541.408.3327; Email: hello@mosaicmedical.org MOSAIC MEDICAL ANNOUNCES CREATION OF “KEMPLE CHILDREN’S DENTAL FUND” Gift of $81,000 establishes fund to ensure dental care for Central Oregon children Bend, Oregon, Feb. 24, 2021 – Mosaic Medical, a community health center with 15 clinics across Central Oregon, is proud and […]

 

Media Release: Mosaic Medical Welcomes Nadine Sparago to Board of Directors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Bridget McGinn, Communications ManagerTel: 541.408.3327  Email: hello@mosaicmedical.org MOSAIC MEDICAL WELCOMES NADINE SPARAGO TO BOARD OF DIRECTORSRedmond resident brings creative energy to the community health center Bend, Oregon, Feb. 9, 2021 – Mosaic Medical is pleased to welcome Nadine Sparago, a Redmond resident and visual design specialist, to the board of directors […]

 

Health Screenings: Stay Current, Stay Healthy

Health Screenings guest blog post author: Brooke Williams, Population Health Specialist III at Mosaic Medical The COVID-19 pandemic has caused many patients to fall behind on important health screenings. We want to take this opportunity to help you get caught back up. Let’s start by answering some common questions: What is a health screening? Health […]

 

Invitation to a Virtual Cookie Exchange!

A sweet guest blog post from Mosaic Nutritionists Megann Dastrup, MDA, RDN and Marcella Canelo, MS, RDN Seasons Greetings (Eatings) from your Mosaic Nutritionists! The holidays are a time of celebration and sharing. In past years this might have included a cookie exchange at work, or gifting holiday cookies to friends and families. This year […]

 

Media Release: COHC Grant Enhances Patient Communication and Language Access

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Bridget McGinn, Communications Manager Tel: 541.408.3327; Email: bridget.mcginn@mosaicmedical.org Mosaic Medical Receives Grant from Central Oregon Health Council Funds will support video remote interpreting and other communication tools Bend, Oregon, Dec. 14, 2020 – Mosaic Medical, a nonprofit community health center providing quality care for all in Bend, Redmond, Prineville and Madras, […]

 

Do you need health insurance? / ¿Necesita seguro médico?

En Español Important information about the open enrollment period! What is open enrollment? Open enrollment is an annual period of time where individuals or families can enroll in a health insurance plan through the Health Insurance Marketplace (HealthCare.gov). How long is open enrollment? When does it start? Open enrollment runs from Nov. 1 – Dec. […]

 

Media Release: Transformational Grant Received for New Madras Clinic

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Bridget McGinn, Communications Manager Tel: 541.408.3327; Email: bridget.mcginn@mosaicmedical.org Set to open in spring 2022, new clinic will increase access to primary care services Bend, Oregon, Nov. 9, 2020 – Mosaic Medical, Central Oregon’s largest community health center, was one of 165 Community Health Centers across the nation to recently receive a […]

 

Halloween: Tips for a safe (but still spooky and fun) holiday

En español Halloween is on the horizon! As we approach the spooktacular holiday it is important to remember that we are currently seeing a steady rise in COVID-19 cases. The choices we make about how we will celebrate this holiday will have an impact. Our decisions will affect not only ourselves and our families, but […]