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SHINGLETOWN MEDICAL CENTER VACCINE UPDATES

2021-04-19T09:13:42-07:00April 19th, 2021|

Shingletown Medical Center is proud to have provided COVID-19 vaccinations since December of 2020. Our staff has administered nearly 2,000 first and second doses of Moderna vaccine while continuing to care for our patient’s daily needs. We also are pleased that we have not wasted a single dose of vaccine. In part that is due [...]

STOP!!! Just Hang Up!

2021-03-18T14:48:00-07:00March 18th, 2021|

We have had reports of a man calling and requesting medical and personal information, stating he is from Shingletown Medical Center. He is not.  Please report these calls to SMC right away at 520-474-3390.

What Can Shingletown Medical Center Help With?

2021-03-12T11:13:29-07:00March 11th, 2021|

Even during the pandemic SMC is here for the community. We are still offering many services and hope you will continue to take care of yourselves during these difficult times. SHINGLETOWN EMERGENCY FOOD AND OUTREACH CENTER (at Black Butte School): We accept calls daily for emergency food. We do not accept walk-ins. We will schedule [...]

FCC Emergency Broadband Benefit Program Fact Sheet

2021-03-12T11:19:18-07:00March 11th, 2021|

On February 25th, the FCC unanimously adopted a Report and Order that established the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program, a $3.2 billion federal initiative to help lower the cost of high-speed internet for eligible households during the on-going COVID-19 pandemic. The Emergency Broadband Benefit Program was created by Congress in the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021. [...]

Is It Time For your Vaccine at SMC?

2021-03-12T11:20:05-07:00March 5th, 2021|

SMC is now taking vaccine requests for individuals over the age of 18 who have severe health conditions as listed by public health. The conditions are listed below. When you call to be placed on our appointment list you must tell us what severe condition you are diagnosed with. We will only return your call [...]

Healthy Shingletown

2019-10-04T21:07:12-07:00October 4th, 2019|

All about a federally qualified health center. In Shingletown a federally qualified health center (FQHC) provides excellent outpatient healthcare for the people in our community, whether those people live on the streets or have private health insurance, Shingletown Medical Center is here for everyone. FQHCs, also known as community health centers, assure that healthcare is [...]

Cold or Flu?

2018-12-24T01:11:15-07:00December 24th, 2018|

The Common Cold Adults tend to get colds 2-4 times a year Children, especially preschoolers, may catch a cold up to 10 times a year Colds are common between September & April Cold and Flu Prevention Clean hands often with soap and warm water Keep your kitchens, bathrooms and toys clean Don't share drinking and [...]

Going to School Every Day Matters

2018-09-21T16:40:06-07:00September 21st, 2018|

Student attendance at school is an important, cost-effective way to ensure students are on-track to learn and succeed.  As many as one in seven students are chronically absent.  Chronic absence is an early warning sign of academic trouble and later dropout. Below are key messages that everyone in the community can use to help out [...]

What is Normal Blood Pressure?

2018-08-16T02:34:42-07:00August 16th, 2018|

High blood pressure can damage your blood vessels, heart, lungs and kidneys. Keeping your blood pressure within the normal range is important. But what's normal? That depends on your age and other factors. Blood Pressure Readings Blood pressure is expressed in terms of two numbers. The top number is systolic blood pressure. This is the [...]

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