Entries by April Fallon

National Mammography Day October 19, 2018

North Country Family Health Center (NCFHC) and Northern Radiology Imaging, Watertown, have collaborated to provide mammography screening appointments to qualifying NCFHC patients on National Mammography Day, Friday, October 19, 2018 at Northern Radiology Imaging. October is recognized as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and many organizations use the month of October to help raise awareness, […]

Advancing Health Information Technology

North Country Family Health Center (NCFHC) has been awarded the Advancing Health Information Technology (HIT) from. The award is presented to health centers who demonstrate leadership in providing telehealth and health information technology services that include electronic prescribing, health information exchange and telehealth services.

National Health Center Week 2018

North Country Family Health Center (NCFHC) will join over 1,400 other Community Health Centers across the United States in celebrating National Health Center Week, August 12-18, 2018. The theme of this year’s celebration is, “Celebrating Health Centers: Home of America’s Healthcare Heroes.” The first Community Health Centers, also known as Federally Qualified Health Centers, were […]

Excellus BlueCross BlueShield awards $133,500 grant to NoCo for school-based dental units

Ribbon Cutting at Ohio Street School: Left to Right: Eve Van de Wal, regional president of Excellus BlueCross BlueShield; Joe Butler, Mayor, City of Watertown; Patti  LaBarr, Superintendent, Watertown City School District; Henrique Montandon, 4th grade student, Ohio Street School; Teri Duffy, 4th grade student, Ohio Street School, Mark Taylor, Principal, Ohio Street School; and […]

NoCo Celebrates National School-Based Health Care Awareness Month

North Country Family Health Center (NCFHC) joins school-based health center providers and advocates from across the nation in recognizing the month of February as National School-Based Health Care Awareness Month. National School-Based Health Care Awareness Month is sponsored by the School-Based Health Alliance, a national organization that promotes and supports school-based health centers to assure […]