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The Valley Blurb
Holiday Management of Diabetes
Even when everything goes according to plan, the holidays can be stressful. We get out of our usual sleep and work patterns, we may travel, eat out more, attend parties, have house guests—all of which can disrupt normal routines and, consequently, may disrupt the management of diabetes.
Hypertension Control Champions
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently announced 15 winners of the 2020 Million Hearts® Hypertension Control Challenge. Valley Professionals Community Health Center in Rockville and Bloomindale have joined the ranks of 133 Hypertension Control Champions who have demonstrated success in improving hypertension control among their patients since 2012.
National Chiropractic Health Month
National Chiropractic Health Month is a nationwide observance held each October. The event helps to raise public awareness of the importance of musculoskeletal health and the benefits of chiropractic care and its natural, whole-person, patient-centered, and drug-free approach to health and wellness.
Valley Professionals and Union Health Debut Expanded Facility
Valley Professionals Community Health Center and Union Health Clinton held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of their collaborative expansion project. This project will enhance the community’s access to the exceptional rural health care and specialty care these organizations are known for.
National Health Center Week 2020
National Health Center Week is celebrated annually in August as part of the national observance of celebrating the success of America’s health centers and raising awareness about the mission and accomplishments of health centers as local solutions for affordable and accessible health care.
Sunset on Summer – Free Community Movie Celebrations!
Valley Professionals Community Health Center is celebrating National Health Center Week during July 29 through August 1 by providing a free outdoor movie night, open to the public, in the communities and counties served by the health center.
Local Health Center Expands Facility and Patient Access
Valley Professionals Community Health Center recently completed a facility expansion project at its Rockville location located at 727 N Lincoln Road. The health center provides hometown, high quality medical care for individuals and families.