Dear Arkansas Valley Communities: With the closing of one of the longest operating private healthcare facilities in the Arkansas Valley, Loma Vista Medical Center, many will soon need to find a new Primary Care Provider and Medical Home. As a Community Health Center, Valley-Wide Health Systems provides services to all community members, not just to
Las Animas Clinic
Valley-Wide Health Systems is hosting its 1st Annual Book Drive in our Arkansas Valley region. Valley-Wide’s Reach Out and Read program is seeking donations of gently used books for children 0 to 15 years of age. The donated books will be available in the children’s corner in our waiting rooms. Books can be dropped off
Chronic diseases such as diabetes can present a lot of difficulties for individuals. They need to worry about controlling their sugar, taking their medications, keeping their appointments, watching their diet, and the list goes on and on. However, one thing we don’t often talk about is literally right under our diabetic patients’ noses: their gums!
A Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) is a way of delivering healthcare that is patient-centered, team-based, comprehensive, accessible and committed to safety and quality.Being patient-centered means that you, the patient, are in partnership with your healthcare team. The team consists of you, your family, and the healthcare team. The healthcare team aims to provide comprehensive care.