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May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month

With more than 3.3 million people diagnosed annually, skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. Fortunately, skin cancer is also one of the most preventable forms of cancer and highly treatable when detected early. Sunscreen alone is not enough, seek the shade and cover up with clothing, a hat and sunglasses. Examine your skin and see your physician every year for a skin exam.

May is Mental Health Month

Talk to us today about the solutions available to help you take the first step towards recovery. Our goal is to provide assistance to individuals and families who experience emotional and coping problems and those who have serious and persistent mental illness. Services are available for children, adolescents and adults. These services qualify under the Sliding Fee Scale. Call CCCHC for more information, 7018734445.

Celebrating Hope and Healing ‐ National Hospital Week ‐ May 10 ‐ 16

National Hospital Week celebrates hospitals and the women and men who support the health and wellbeing of their communities through dedication and compassionate care from the heart. Take this year’s National Hospital Week as an opportunity to thank all of the dedicated individuals – physicians, nurses, therapists, engineers, food service workers, volunteers, administrators and so many more – for their contributions.

Book Club

In honor of Mental Health Month, CCCHC Behavioral Health will be offering a FREE, 7 week book study group entitled Retrain Your Brain: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in 7 Weeks: A Workbook for Managing Depression and Anxiety. Getting through depression and anxiety requires changing the way you think. Classes will take place via Zoom Meeting and class size is limited! Register by May 11th by contacting Melissa Herman by phone at 7018734445 or by email at melissa@coalcountryhealth.com

Celebrate Spring

Now is a wonderful time to celebrate spring and give the gift of life. Sign up now as an organ, eye, or tissue donor at www.organdonor.gov and let life bloom.

April is Alcohol Awareness Month

Alcoholism is a chronic, progressive disease, genetically predisposed and fatal if untreated. However people can and do recover. In fact, it is estimated that as many as 20 million individuals and family members are living lives in recovery! Alcohol Awareness Month provides a focused opportunity across America to increase awareness and understanding of alcoholism, its causes, effective treatment and recovery. Call CCCHC, 7018734445 for information on the recovery services offered.

Colorectal Cancer Awareness

Over 50 years old? It’s time to get tested! Preventable, treatable and beatable. Help finish the fight against colon cancer! CCCHC is offering free FIT Screening Cards through April 17, 2020. Schedule an appointment today.

Happy Easter — CCCHC will close at noon on Good Friday

Coal Country Community Health Center will be closing at noon on Friday, April 10th. Wishing you joy, happiness and peace this Easter and hereafter! CCCHC will be open regular business hours on Monday, April 13th.

COVID-19

Dear Patients,

Your local healthcare organizations have been closely following recent reports and information about the latest developments with COVID‐19, otherwise known as the coronavirus. We are working closely together to be prepared. This update provides information on what you can do to help prevent contracting the virus, and what you can expect from your local healthcare professionals should COVID‐19 directly affect you.

Women's Health Physical Therapy

SMC offers women’s health physical therapy. Physical Therapist, Jennifer Flemmer, DPT, is certified in women’s health and can treat a variety of issues including urinary incontinence and prolapse. Call 7018733271 or 7017487276 to make an appointment or for more information.