Category Archives: Blog

MEDIA RELEASE: Mosaic Receives Grants for Colorectal Cancer Screenings

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Bridget McGinn, Communications Manager Email: media@mosaicmedical.org Mosaic Medical Receives Grants from the Roundhouse Foundation and PacificSource Health Plans Funds will support colorectal cancer screening among Spanish-speaking population Bend, Oregon, Nov. 30, 2021 – Mosaic Medical, a nonprofit community health center providing quality care for all in Bend, Redmond, Prineville and Madras, […]

 

MEDIA RELEASE: Conners Health Center Opening

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Bridget McGinn, Communications Manager Email: media@mosaicmedical.org Mosaic Conners Health Center Opening in Bend Community Clinic and Retail Pharmacy Share Building with Housing Works Bend, Oregon, Nov. 1, 2021 – Mosaic Medical, a nonprofit community health center with 15 clinics across Central Oregon, held a ceremonial ribbon-cutting this morning to mark the […]

 

COVID-19 Vaccination Appointments Available for Youth Ages 5 and Older

A joint media release from local healthcare providers and Bend-La Pine Schools FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Local Health Care Providers Announce Dozens of COVID-19 Vaccination Opportunities for Ages 5-11 Beginning Monday, Nov. 8 Thanks to efforts and coordination by Bend-La Pine Schools’ leadership and local health care providers, dozens of free COVID-19 vaccination opportunities will be […]

 

Q & A: Mosaic COVID-19 Treatment

The information below—provided by Jessica LeBlanc, MD, MPH and Mosaic’s Chief Health Officer—includes answers to commonly asked questions regarding the assessment of or treatment for COVID-19. Responses include links to relevant scientific papers. Q:  Can Mosaic providers prescribe Ivermectin for treatment or prevention of COVID-19? A:   No, this is not effective, and can have potentially […]

 

Mosaic Capital Campaign: Madras Health Center

Supporting Madras Health Center opening Spring of 2022 As you might have seen in the news, Mosaic Medical and the Jefferson County Health Department have partnered to build a new health center in Madras – scheduled to open next spring. Since 2006, Mosaic has served the Madras community, making basic medical services more accessible to […]

 

Mosaic Volunteer Program Launched

This guest blog comes from Isabella Birnie, Development Assistant and volunteer liaison at Mosaic Medical. Isabella earned a Bachelor of Science in Public Health with a Minor in Nonprofit Development and Administration from Boise State University. She joined Mosaic in early 2021. In April of this year, Mosaic launched a volunteer program to assist with […]

 

Medical Exemptions to the COVID-19 Vaccine

A message about medical exemptions to the COVID-19 vaccine from Jessica LeBlanc, MD, MPH and Chief Health Officer at Mosaic Medical It is very rare that a patient qualifies for COVID-19 vaccine medical exemption, in fact patients with chronic diseases are highly encouraged to receive the vaccine. If you have had a documented allergic reaction […]

 

Walk-In Hours at Mosaic for COVID-19 Vaccine

En Español Updated: 8/30/21 Update: Walk-in hours ending; APPOINTMENTS REQUIRED beginning Monday, Aug. 30, 2021. Schedule: Online: bit.ly/MosaicVaccine Text: Send “Schedule vaccine” to 458-203-1535 Call: 541-383-3005 _____________________________________________ Última actualización, 8/30/21 Actualización: Dejamos de atender sin cita previa. SE REQUIERE CITA a partir de lunes, 30 de agosto del 2021. Para programar cita: En línea: bit.ly/MosaicVaccine […]

 

Media Release: Mosaic Now Offering COVID-19 Vaccines to Anyone Ages 12+

Update: Walk-in hours ending; APPOINTMENTS REQUIRED beginning Monday, Aug. 30, 2021. Schedule: Online: bit.ly/MosaicVaccine Text: Send “Schedule vaccine” to 458-203-1535 Call: 541-383-3005 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Bridget McGinn, Communications Manager Tel: 541.408.3327; Email: hello@mosaicmedical.org Mosaic Now Offering Free COVID-19 Vaccines to Community All Central Oregonians Ages 12 and Older Eligible Bend, Oregon, May 12, 2021 […]

 

Guest blog: Interpreting and Gender Identity

Guest blog post on interpreting and gender identity by Jacqueline Hinds, Spanish Certified Healthcare Interpreter™ and Language Access Training Specialist at Mosaic Medical Did you know that Mosaic Medical offers extensive interpreting and translation services? I am proud to have been a Language Access Specialist with Mosaic for ten of my 15 years with the […]