Tag Archive: WIC

Mar 16 2015

NETPHD Talks

National Nutrition Month   National Nutrition Month is a nutrition education and information campaign sponsored annually by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign is designed to focus attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits. This year the Northeast Texas Public Health District (NET …

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Jul 24 2013

Wellness Pointe awarded: Project Linus distributes blankets to mothers

Wellness Pointe’s Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program was recently awarded 50 blankets from Project Linus, a nonprofit organization that provides homemade blankets to children in need. The award request was spearheaded by Wellness Pointe employee Carole McKinney, who has received assistance from Project Linus in the past. “I learned of Project Linus while my …

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Jul 23 2013

Let’s talk about cost-effective healthcare

One of the best vehicles our community has to help lower the cost for core primary care services is more community families utilizing Wellness Pointe health system. As a Federally Qualified Health System, we employ seasoned Board-certified clinicians who are experts at providing cost-effective, medically appropriate medical and dental services to families with Medicaid, Medicare, …

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Jun 25 2013

Let’s talk about cost-effective healthcare

One of the best vehicles our community has to help lower the cost for core primary care services is more community families utilizing Wellness Pointe health system. get your ex back As a Federally Qualified Health System, we employ seasoned Board-certified clinicians who are experts at providing cost-effective, medically appropriate medical and dental services to …

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Mar 20 2012

New CEO named

Left to right: Justin Waite, Chief Operating Officer, Clinical Services; Eric Niemeyer, Chief Financial Officer; Carl Walters II, Chief Executive Officer;   Dr. John Kirk, Chief Medical Officer;   Hope Echols, Human Resource Director; and Aliceson Pinkerton, Chief Operating Officer, Social Services.

Longview’s Wellness Pointe has hired a new Chief Executive Officer. Carl I. Walters II took over his new post March 12, 2012.  As a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), Wellness Pointe supplies integrated and comprehensive Family Practice, OB/GYN (delivery included,) Dental, WIC, Mental Health, Pediatric, Family Planning and various Social Services for patients in the …

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