Sep 29, 2017
With the rise in the number of ticks throughout Maine and New Hampshire in the past few years, it is crucial that we understand how to protect ourselves from tick-borne diseases. As part of White Mountain Community Health Center’s series on our employees’ health successes, Ashley Kerr
sat down with dental hygienist Linda DiBrandi
to talk about her battle with Lyme disease, and how she isn’t backing down from the fight.
Sep 29, 2017
Join us on Saturday, November 4th for the third annual Conway Scenic Railroad FUNraiser Express!
Aug 25, 2017
The health center is grateful to Gemini Sign and Design
for doing a fabulous job on our new sign and for installing it for us today!
Jul 27, 2017
White Mountain Community Health Center is pleased to welcome its new Executive Director, Kenneth “JR” Porter, Jr. Executive Assistant Siena Kaplan-Thompson sat down with JR, as he prefers to be called, to learn more about him and introduce him to the community.
Jul 21, 2017
Everyone knows exercising regularly is essential for good health, but many people have trouble incorporating it into their daily lives. As part of White Mountain Community Health Center’s series on its employees’ health successes, Ashley Kerr sat down with billing manager Toni Howard to talk about how she’s kept up running for 25 years, and what she’s learned along the way.
Jun 30, 2017
White Mountain Community Health Center is truly a product of our community.
Jun 30, 2017
White Mountain Community Health Center held a staff appreciation party on Tuesday, June 27 at M&D Playhouse to celebrate the retirement of Patricia McMurry, Shawn Rogers, Christine MacDonald, and Leslie Stanicki, as well as other staff milestones.
Jun 15, 2017
Shawn Flanagan-Rogers, APRN, has announced her retirement after serving as the pediatric nurse practitioner for first the Children & Youth Project and then White Mountain Community Health Center for 27 years. Shawn will be leaving the health center in July. She will be replaced by Cymande Baxter-Rogers, APRN, who has been at the health center since April and has already begun to get to know her patients.
Jun 6, 2017
Staff members of White Mountain Community Health Center attended an addiction forum, “Pathways from Silence to Solutions: Carroll County Responds to Substance Use Disorders,” on Tuesday, May 16 in the Peaslee Building at the Sandwich Fairgrounds.
May 16, 2017
We are currently experiencing computer issues and are doing our best to accommodate patients.
May 9, 2017
Ann Hamilton of the UNH Cooperative Extension recently presented a Food Safety course here at the health center. We thought it would be worthwhile to share with you what we learned, to help you be more aware of food safety.
May 8, 2017
Exciting news! Ellen Shannon, of Ossipee Adventure Boot Camp
, has generously selected us as the recipient of all of the proceeds from her monthly Charity Boot Camp.
May 4, 2017
White Mountain Community Health Center is pleased to welcome two new family nurse practitioners to the practice. Cymande Baxter-Rogers and Gregg Rogers each bring 12 years of experience serving patients in rural Florida, and are both working on psychiatric certification.
May 3, 2017
White Mountain Community Health Center would like to extend a sincere thank you to Gail McClure and Material Girls
for their recent donation of over thirty privacy lap drapes to the health center. These colorful and creative drapes are used by the health center’s clinical staff to provide patients with privacy during exams.
Apr 4, 2017
We are looking for volunteers to help operate our food pantry.
Mar 15, 2017
White Mountain Community Health Center has been selected as a beneficiary of the Hannaford Cause Bag program for the month of April.
Mar 14, 2017
In honor of her upcoming two-year anniversary smoke-free, our receptionist, Ashley Kerr
, sat down with medical assistant BethLynn Howard
to discuss how and why BethLynn quit, and what it did for her health.
Feb 23, 2017
Patricia McMurry, who has served as White Mountain Community Health Center's Executive Director for fifteen years, has announced her retirement. Patricia will be leaving the health center later this year, once a new Executive Director has been hired.
Feb 3, 2017
An intrauterine device (IUD) is a T-shaped contraceptive that is inserted into the uterus to prevent pregnancy. IUDs are safe, effective and long-lasting. They do not affect fertility; pregnancy can occur right after removal.
Feb 3, 2017
White Mountain Community Health Center has a powerful new tool to fight iron deficiency: Lucky Iron Fish. These palm-sized lumps of iron in the shape of a smiling fish can be used in cooking to add iron to a diet, much as cooking in a cast iron pan does.
Dec 30, 2016
Overeaters Anonymous will be changing its meeting location to Memorial Hospital in the Bigelow Room as of January 7, 2017. The meeting time will change to 9 a.m.
Dec 29, 2016
The pediatric program at White Mountain Community Health Center extends a sincere thank you to Carter's in Settlers Green, and its customers, who donated 620 sets of pajamas to our patients through Pajama Program
Nov 2, 2016
This Saturday, Nov. 5, Conway Scenic Railroad is hosting an excursion from North Conway to the White Mountain Cider Company in Glen as a fundraiser for White Mountain Community Health Center.
Oct 26, 2016
We are very proud to have been featured in New Hampshire Charitable Foundation's video about the SBIRT program. SBIRT is an evidence-based substance abuse universal screening protocol which we implemented last year with the support of NHCF.
May 6, 2016
How do you keep yourself from eating too much sugar? The first step is to figure out what "too much sugar" is.
May 3, 2016
At White Mountain Community Health Center we've been talking about death & how to plan for it, that is.
Apr 25, 2016
Studies are now linking high sugar consumption to a wide range of serious health problems, including diabetes, heart disease, hypertension, strokes, cancer, and even rheumatoid arthritis.
Apr 22, 2016
Beginning April 30, members of Overeaters Anonymous will begin holding meetings on Saturdays at 10 a.m. at White Mountain Community Health Center.
Mar 24, 2016
What makes us different from a typical medical practice in some ways comes down to philosophy and approach rather than anything easily quantifiable.
Mar 21, 2016
White Mountain Community Health Center honored employees who have reached a five-year anniversary at the health center with a celebration at the Darby Field Inn.
Mar 4, 2016
The first of a three-part series on sugar written for the Fryeburg Town Matters.
Feb 26, 2016
Most people will just need to check a box when they are preparing their taxes to report that they had health insurance. For others, there may be additional steps to complete.
Feb 18, 2016
The Mount Washington Valley community is invited to a public forum to discuss the health status of our community and how we can work to improve it at the Theater in the Woods on Monday, March 14 from 3-5 PM.
Jan 28, 2016
Our pediatric program would like to extend a sincere thank you to Carter's in Settlers Green and their customers who donated 197 sets of pajamas to our neediest patients through Pajama Program.
Oct 29, 2015
In honor of Conway's 250th, I sat down to read through the scrapbooks we have from the early days of the Children and Youth program, one of the two programs that merged to create White Mountain Community Health Center in 2001.
Oct 29, 2015
Please plan to join us for the FUNraiser Express, a fundraiser to benefit children's programs at White Mountain Community Health Center!
Aug 10, 2015
Come over to White Mountain Community Health Center on Saturday, August 15 between 9 am and 1 pm for Community Health Center Day!
Aug 6, 2015
White Mountain Community Health Center is holding a raffle with a drawing on September 4 for twenty family passes to the Valley Train that Conway Scenic Railroad
has generously donated.
Aug 1, 2015
In this hot and bright time of year, it's time for a quick refresher on why it's so important to protect yourself from the sun, and how best to do that.
Jul 25, 2015
SBIRT (screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment), an evidence-based screening process, will initiate dialogues between patients and provides about substance use risks.
Jul 15, 2015
At White Mountain Community Health Center we've been talking about death and how to plan for it, that is.
Jul 6, 2015
We recently switched to a new automated system to remind patients about upcoming appointments.
Jul 6, 2015
If you're on our fee scale 1 or 2, you may qualify for free coverage through New Hampshire's new expanded Medicaid program.
Jul 6, 2015
We now have an electronic medical record system!