Community Corner

CHDC COVID-19 Update

March 20, 2020   Dear Colleagues, Patients, and Friends, At this time until further notice, Community Health & Dental Care (CHDC) has temporarily closed its Coventry Mall and 802 Heritage Drive locations due to COVID-19. CHDC will keep 700 Heritage location open for limited OB services. The decision made was a precautionary measure to reduce…

Coronavirus: Be informed. Take Precautions

Coronavirus   By now you have heard of the pandemic virus that has traveled across the globe. With the news media covering this outbreak day and night, it can be hard to distinguish the facts. That’s why we set out to answer some of your biggest questions surrounding the virus, how to avoid getting it,…

Our commitment to safety as we navigate Coronavirus

We wanted to connect with each of you regarding the current status of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). It is having an increased impact on our community and we feel the importance to share with you the steps and measures we are taking to keep our patients, employees and the community healthy and safe. Infection control and…

7 Easy Tips for Eating Healthy on a Budget

salad with greens, radishes, carrots
-The Community Health Team- Eating healthy isn’t always easy. Watching that grocery bill increase with each “boop” of a scanned item isn’t fun. But, eating healthy on a budget is achievable. March is National Nutrition Awareness Month, created and coordinated by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. During the month of March, it invites “everyone…

What is a Community Health Center?

Welcome to CHDC
-The Community Health Team- When we say “health center”, you think _____? Words can mean different things to different people. We take great pride in being a health center and find that many people confuse it with free clinics. So, we wanted to define what a community health center is, and what a community health…

5 Ways to Keep Your Heart Healthy

heart-healthy meal
-The Community Health Team- February is American Heart Month, an initiative targeted at preventing heart disease lead by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute and The Heart Truth. Since Heart Disease is the leading cause of death in America, we think it’s essential to do our best to help make the number of those…

Rooney’s Story

big smiles
-The Community Health Team- One of our dental hygienists was so inspired by one of her pediatric patients, she decided to write about it. February is National Children’s Dental Health Month. In accordance with that, we wanted to share her story. This is her story, and the Community Health Mission in action.  Meet Rooney As…