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Appointment and Call Wait Times

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Due to COVID-19, along with employee shortages, Lowell Community Health Center, like other health care providers, is facing appointment wait times that are longer than usual. Because of a big increase in the number of calls we’re getting, wait times for calls and for return calls are also longer than usual. 

With COVID-19 still spreading, we are doing everything we can to keep you safe. 

We are sorry for these delays. As we work together to battle COVID, we thank you for your continued understanding. Thank you for choosing Lowell CHC

Lowell CHC's Teen BLOCK Named 2022 Social Innovator

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We couldn’t be more excited that the Social Innovation Forum (SIF) has chosen Lowell Community Health Center’s Teen BLOCK as a 2022 Social Innovator. SIF selected the 2022 Social Innovators based on their unique and impactful approach to serving and supporting their communities.

By building leadership opportunities in the community and providing knowledge on health education and prevention, Teen BLOCK promotes healthy behaviors that will enhance the future prospects for our young people.

We are so thankful for this prestigious recognition.

For more information about Teen Block, visit: https://lnkd.in/ei24qXXd

For more information about the 2022 Social Innovators, visit: https://lnkd.in/dSH5wj6w

Lowell CHC To Participate In Innovate New Oral Health Partnership

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Lowell Community Health Center is thrilled to be taking part in an innovative new partnership, launched by Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan, which will help address health issues such as dental decay and pain that contribute to missed school days.

Read about this story in the Lowell Sun.

As part of the partnership, Lowell Community Health Center will care for school children identified by Middlesex Community College Dental Hygiene as needing follow-up care in the dental office, especially any urgent cases.

Read the Full Press Release From The Office of the Middlesex District Attorney Below:

Middlesex Community College dental hygiene students work on a patient in the recently renovated lab in Lowell. Thanks to a new partnership with Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan, Middlesex dental hygiene students will be helping Lowell Public School
Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan, Middlesex Community College, Regis College, Lowell Community Health Center and Lowell Public Schools Launch Oral Health Initiative to Improve Outcomes for Youth

LOWELL – Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan, Middlesex Community College, Regis College, Lowell Community Health Center and Lowell Public Schools today announced a new partnership that will...

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FINAL 2021 COVID-19 VACCINE CLINICS FOR PATIENTS 12YRS AND OLDER RECEIVING 2ND DOSE PFIZER

When:  Wednesdays December 1, 8, and 15 from 09:00am -1:00pm
Where: Lowell Community Health Center, 101 Jackson Street entrance

Lowell Community Health Center is no longer offering 1st dose Pfizer vaccines, 2nd doses only — effective immediately

Patients looking to receive dose #1 are encouraged to visit HTTPS://VAXFINDER.MASS.GOV/ to find a nearby location.

Patients can also receive vaccinations during their regular follow up health provider appointments at the Lowell Community Health Center. 

 

Lowell CHC Named A Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts

The Commonwealth Institute and The Boston Globe Magazine Name Lowell Community Health Center to Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts
   
Annual award highlights women business leaders who are making a significant impact on the state’s economy

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Boston (November 5, 2021) —  The Commonwealth Institute (TCI), together with its partner The Boston Globe, today announced Lowell Community Health Center was a part of the 21st annual Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts list, recognizing the honorees during a virtual event. These 100 organizations generated nearly $67 billion in total revenue in 2020, demonstrating that women are key drivers of the state’s economy.

“We are honored to once again be recognized as one of the Commonwealth’s top Women Lead Businesses. We are in such great company with two other local, Lowell organizations, UMass Lowell and D’Youville Life & Wellness Community,” said Susan West Levine, CEO of Lowell Community Health Center. “This recognition reflects the tremendous hard work, and dedication to our community and patients shown by all staff of our health center. Their impact during this pandemic has been immeasurable.”

“The organizations on this year’s diverse list are driving innovation across the country, from increased manufacturing capacity to breakthroughs in clinical care and therapeutics” said TCI Chief Executive Officer Elizabeth L. Hailer. “We are...

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COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Information

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Lowell Community Health Center is currently NOT offering COVID-19 vaccine booster shots.  

COVID-19 vaccine booster shots may be available at some local pharmacies, checking the websites or calling ahead is recommended. 

If you have questions about your vaccine eligibility, please speak to your provider by calling 978-937-9700.

Click Here for More Information about COVID-19 Vaccines and Boosters.

Lowell General Hospital Radiology Lab At Lowell CHC Closed

ATTENTION PATIENTS: The Lowell General Hospital (LGH) radiology lab, located within the Lowell Community Health Center is closed until further notice.

Any radiology exam should be completed at the LGH Saints or LGH main campus.

Announcement: Changes for Out-of-State Virtual Care Appointments

Virtual Care Appointments became a strong way to connect patients of Lowell Community Health Center with providers during the Covid-19 pandemic. For a time, some state and federal agencies waived requirements for virtual care appointments across state lines.

However, due to changes in those previously waived requirements — effective immediately Lowell Community Health Center will no longer be able to schedule Virtual Care appointments (video or phone) for patients located outside of Massachusetts.

Patients with questions regarding their care should contact Lowell CHC at 978-937-9700.

Two regional health care providers to require employee vaccines

“Two of the region’s largest health care providers will require vaccines for employees as coronavirus cases — and hospitalizations — rise amid the spread of the delta variant. Lowell General Hospital’s parent company, Wellforce, notified its employees of the vaccine requirement on Aug. 10. Last Friday, the Lowell Community Health Center issued its own vaccine mandate.”

FDA grants full approval to Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine

“The US Food and Drug Administration on Monday granted full approval to the Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine for people age 16 and older. This is the first coronavirus vaccine approved by the FDA, and is expected to open the door to more vaccine mandates.”

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