School Dental Exam Date Set

Oral health is important for growing children, and West Virginia students entering Kindergarten and students entering grades 2 and 7 are now required to show proof of a dental examination before the new school year starts. Lincoln Primary Care Center is here to support that effort.  Members of our dental staff will be present at [...]

By | 2018-04-25T20:04:23+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

SWVHS Expands to Boone County Madison Medical Joins SWVHS Team

Southern West Virginia Health System is pleased to announce that Madison Medical will open its doors as a new member of the Southern West Virginia Health System network of primary care centers beginning Feb. 19. For Madison Medical patients, the transition will be seamless. According to Brian Crist, CEO of Southern West Virginia Health System, [...]

By | 2018-04-25T20:04:19+00:00 February 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

SWVHS is a School Health Checkpoint for Students Entering 7th and 12th Grades

Students in West Virginia public schools will need: Annual HealthCheck/physical examination from a doctor/medical provider Dental examination from a dentist Already required adolescent vaccinations (Tdap and Meningitis shots) Our Logan Health Center can provide all of the above examinations and immunizations, including dental examinations. Our other Health Centers can provide the physical examination and immunizations.

By | 2018-04-25T20:04:16+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Grace Ann Dorney Koppell Dedicates Pulmonary Rehabilitation Centers

The ribbon for two new Grace Ann Dorney Pulmonary Rehabilitation Centers was cut Thursday, June 9, 2016, and amidst the many dignitaries in attendance was the woman who inspired and helped make provision for the Lincoln and Logan county programs in our network that are working to combat the high incidence of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary [...]

By | 2018-04-25T20:04:12+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

School-Based Health Center Program Expands to Ranger, Man and Alum Creek

West Virginia.  With its unparalleled beauty, it can be a wonderful place for children to grow and develop a sense of strong community.  Unfortunately for some, growing up in the Mountain State can be challenging. Approximately 25 percent of West Virginia’s children live in poverty with many more poised just above it. While an increased [...]

By | 2016-09-15T18:43:29+00:00 July 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

W.E.L.L. Center Senior Lunch Program Making a Difference

It’ never too late to get W.E.L.L.  Lincoln Primary Care Center’s Wellness, Education, Lifestyle and Learning (W.E.L.L.) Center in Hamlin is open to the community and offers vast array of activities and outreach programs that include the Senior Lunch Program, exercise classes, a comprehensive weight room and fitness center, “living-well” education sessions and after-school prevention [...]

By | 2016-09-15T19:27:04+00:00 June 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Population-Based Program Helps Manage Chronic Care Needs of Seniors

Population-based healthcare has been a concept that has been emerging in the United States in recent years. By means of definition: “A population health perspective encompasses the ability to assess the health needs of a specific population; implement and evaluate interventions to improve the health of that population; and provide care for individual patients in [...]

By | 2018-04-25T20:05:29+00:00 June 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|1 Comment