Category Archives: Mosaic Team

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 […]

 

Hack your Snacks: Eat Right, Bite by Bite

Megann Dastrup and Christa Marney, Mosaic Medical’s registered dietitian nutritionists, offer a fresh take on mid-day snacks in this blog. Smart snacks to overcome the afternoon slump Do your energy levels take a dive around 3 p.m. everyday? Do you find yourself craving something sweet or salty around that time? If you answered yes, you […]

 

Mental Health Services Are Closer to Home with Tele-Mental Health

An in-depth look at the innovative work of our Behavioral Health team to reduce barriers to mental health services for our rural patients. The Need for Mental Health Care There is no question that a lack of access to proper mental health care is one of Central Oregon’s biggest public health struggles. Every day Mosaic […]

 

Screen Time for Kids: A Pediatrician’s Perspective

Guest blog post from Rebecca Hicks, MD, IBCLC. Dr. Hicks is a pediatrician with Mosaic Medical who is passionate about promoting healthy family connections (and limiting screen time for kids!). What an amazing fall we have had in Central Oregon! The warm weather and beautiful autumn colors have lasted a full month longer than the […]

 

Mosaic Medical welcomes Capt. James C. Gemelas to our Board of Directors

Mosaic Medical is pleased to announce the addition of Capt. James C. Gemelas, a Commissioned Officer with the United States Public Health Service, to the board of directors governing our nonprofit community health center organization. Gemelas has been a resident of Jefferson County since 1993, living in Madras with his wife of 26 years and […]