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Oral Health Affects Your General Health

2018-06-16T19:29:03+00:00 June 16th, 2018|

Summer vacation time is here. Don't slip into vacation mode when it comes to oral health care. Your oral health affects your overall health. Oral health problems are also more likely with certain diseases or medical conditions. Oral Health and Nutrition If you have problems like missing teeth or tender gums, it can affect your [...]

Ready for Summer?

2018-06-16T19:24:06+00:00 June 16th, 2018|

The staff at Shingletown Medical Center is proud to provide first-class care for you and your family.

Understanding Health Insurance Lingo

2018-06-02T21:50:34+00:00 June 2nd, 2018|

Health Insurance lingo can be confusing.  As a result, understanding your benefits and what you may owe out of pocket can be difficult.  In order to make sure you are using your coverage effectively, it is important to understand some key health insurance terms. To better understand your health insurance, be aware of these terms: [...]

May is Mental Health Month

2018-05-30T00:41:26+00:00 May 30th, 2018|

Mental health is essential to everyone’s overall health and well-being, and mental illnesses are common and treatable. So much of what we do physically impacts us mentally –it’s important to pay attention to both your physical health and your mental health in order to help you achieve overall wellness. May is Mental Health Month; Shingletown [...]

Preventing Bullying – it’s up to all of us!

2018-05-30T00:39:15+00:00 May 30th, 2018|

Parents, school staff, and other caring adults have a role to play in preventing bullying. We can help kids understand bullying. Talk about what bullying is and how to stand up to it safely. Tell kids bullying is unacceptable. Make sure kids know how to get help Keep the lines of communication open. Check in [...]

Warning Signs of Bullying?

2018-05-01T23:01:54+00:00 May 1st, 2018|

There are many warning signs that may indicate that someone is affected by bullying—either being bullied or bullying others. Recognizing the warning signs is an important first step in taking action against bullying. Not all children who are bullied or are bullying others ask for help. It is important to talk with children who show [...]

Congratulations, Kendra Mitchell

2018-04-23T19:34:12+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|

The CDC Childhood Immunization Champion Award, given jointly by the CDC Foundation and CDC, honors individuals who are doing an exemplary job or going above and beyond to promote childhood immunizations in their communities. We would like to congratulate one of Shingletown’s own.  Kendra Mitchell was selected as a California Champion! Kendra Mitchell                                   Vaccine Coordinator [...]

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

2018-04-18T22:58:57+00:00 April 18th, 2018|

Please join us to “Say Something, Do Something for Kids,” by promoting and strengthening child abuse prevention efforts.  Children are the foundation of our society, our community and our future. Children raised in loving and supportive environments are more likely to prosper academically and financially, becoming successful, contributing members of society. What is Child Abuse [...]

Shared Responsibility – Part Two

2018-04-04T16:27:59+00:00 April 4th, 2018|

Last week we explored the benefits of Shared Medical Provider-Patient Responsibilities.  This week we will examine the Shared Decision Making Responsibilities.  We believe that shared care team-patient responsibility in health care is an essential ingredient for a successful health outcome and patient satisfaction.  As we stated last week, data suggests that patients who share responsibility [...]

Shared Responsibility

2018-03-27T19:38:16+00:00 March 27th, 2018|

Successful medical care requires active teamwork between the patient (and family as appropriate) and the medical provider.  An informed and engaged patient is the key to a successful outcome and patient satisfaction. The care team - patient partnership is vital to this and is based upon mutual respect, open communication, and trust. This two part [...]