National Health Center Week 2017 – August 13-19

In honor of National Health Center Week that is taking place August 13th through the 18th the Shingletown Medical Center (SMC) is hosting a Patient Portal Party. Please join us on Wednesday, August 15th between noon and 6:30pm to sign up for the “FollowMyHealth” patient portal...
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Making the Vaccine Decision

The Shingletown Medical Center would like to share with the parents in our community important information regarding immunizations proved by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Further information can be found on the CDC website at – https://www.cdc.gov/ How...
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National Health Center Week

Help us celebrate National Health Center Week by bringing your family up to date on their healthcare. National Health Center Week is celebrated annually to recognize the work that community health centers have done for the past 50 plus years. The National Association of Health...
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Healthy Summer Picnic Recipe

Summer has arrived and the picnic season is upon us. One of the most delightful ways to celebrate our freedom is to picnic with friends and family. The staff and board members at the Shingletown Medical Center wish you a safe and fun filled summer, and would like to share this...
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Basic Summer Heat Safety Tips

The summer heat has seems to have finally found us, so the Shingletown Medical Center would like to share these basic heat safety tips in order to avoid the dangers of heat exposure. Keep these suggestions in mind: • During the hottest hours of the day, stay inside. If possible...
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Introducing a New Member to the Shingletown Medical Center

The Shingletown Medical Center (SMC) is excited to announce a new member to their behavior health team. Patty Gomez-Gillard, Licensed Clinical Social Worker has joined the team that include Dr. Jewkes; Board Certified Psychiatrist, Colleen Cambra; Licensed Clinical Social Worker,...
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Dealing with High Cholesterol (Part 2 of 2)

The Shingletown Medical Center (SMC) would like to share this information to help those that may be dealing with high cholesterol. Foods to avoid The American Heart Association advises reducing saturated fat intake to no more than 5 to 6 percent of the total daily calories. To do...
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Dealing with High Cholesterol (Part 1 of 2)

The Shingletown Medical Center (SMC) would like to share this information to help those that may be dealing with high cholesterol. Cholesterol is made naturally by the liver and is then transported by proteins throughout the body via the bloodstream. It’s an essential...
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Introducing Two New Members to the SMC Board of Directors

The Shingletown Medical Center (SMC) is excited to announce two new members that have joined their Board of Directors. The SMC Board of Directors now consists of eleven (11) members. Officers of the Board are Lorene Jefferson, Board Chair, Mary Williamson, Vice Chair, Tami Diab,...
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Memorial Day – Beautiful and Healthy Dessert

Celebrate Memorial Day in a healthy way with this tasty and healthy Memorial Day recipe hand-picked for you and sure to fool party guests into eating healthy! This Red, White and Blueberry Trifle is a beautiful, guiltless dessert that will make your Memorial Day gathering proud....
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