The Importance of Heart Health

For many of us the start of the new year means making resolutions. Maybe your resolution is to lose weight, or to be more responsible, or to be more positive about the pandemic, or you’ve decided to quit smoking. Or maybe you’ve been learning a new language, or reading, or ballroom dancing throughout your house while you watch less Netflix. …

COVID-19 Update from BMHD

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to present challenges to healthcare providers and every day, new situations present and we find ourselves working to find solutions that keep our patients, staff, and visitors safe and healthy. Patients who have been contacted by the health department as a “COVID-19 exposure” AND/OR are experiencing mild symptoms that do not require emergency care such as …

3 New Doctors Join BMHD Team

Blue Mountain Hospital District is excited about the addition of 3 new providers to the team. The addition of 3 providers means increased access to care for our community. We welcome Dr. Brian Jennings, Dr. Robyn Jennings, & Dr. Caitlin MacCoun. Dr. Brian Jennings grew up in Connecticut where he also attended medical school. While attending medical school he met …

Suicide Prevention is Everyone’s Business

Most of us have been touched by the tragedy of suicide. We may have lost someone close to us or been moved by the loss of someone we may have never met. When a suicide happens, those left behind often experience deep shock. Even if they knew the person was struggling, they may not have expected suicide would be the …

Clinic Now Scheduling Back to School Immunizations & Sports Physicals

Make sure immunizations are on your child’s Back-to School list. Due to COVID-19 gathering restrictions the annual Adolescent Well Child Day has been cancelled this year. Contact Strawberry Wilderness Community Clinic at 541-575-0404 to schedule an appointment for your child’s immunizations and wellness check. Immunizations: SWCC has all of the vaccines on hand that school aged children would commonly receive …