Información importante sobre la vacuna contra el COVID-19 Para nuestros pacientes de 75 años o más: A partir del 1 de febrero, son elegibles para recibir gratis la vacuna contra el COVID-19. Estaremos en contacto con usted próximamente con más detalles sobre cómo hacer una cita. Por favor continúe protegiéndose siguiendo las medidas para cubrirse la cara, distanciarse socialmente y lavarse las manos.
Did you know the Lowell CHC Patient Portal is a convenient way to access your medical information and communicate with your care team securely, 24/7? You can view lab results, request medication refills, send messages to your care team, and more, all from your computer or mobile phone. Get answers to all of your questions, including how to register, on our new FAQ page.
There is no shortage of will to provide COVID vaccines, but first, community health centers need to have vaccines on hand. Our Chief Clinical Officer, Elizabeth Hale, was recently part of the discussion on WBUR.
Important COVID-19 Vaccine Information To our patients 75 and over: Starting Feb 1st, you are eligible to get the free COVID-19 vaccine. We will be in touch soon with details on how to set up your appointment. Please continue to stay safe with face masks, social distancing, and hand-washing.
Información importante sobre la vacuna contra el COVID-19 Para nuestros pacientes de 75 años o más: A partir del 1 de febrero, son elegibles para recibirla vacuna contra el COVID-19. Estaremos en contacto con usted próximamente con más detalles sobre cómo hacer una cita. Por favor continúe protegiéndose con las mascarillas, el distanciamiento social y lavándose las manos a menudo.
Lowell CHC has been awarded a $187,980 grant from the Department of Health and Human Services — Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to help health center patients with hypertension improve their blood pressure control.
Mercy Anampiu, Director of Community Health Programs,and Beth Hale, Chief of Clinical Services, talk about COVID-19 on “African Diaspora Connects.” Host Kibathi Gaturu reminds us all that “COVID is real.” And he should know, as he recently recovered after contracting COVID and believes he contracted it during a night out with friends.
“Community health organizations, including Lowell Community Health Center, Greater Lowell Health Alliance, and Lowell General Hospital, are working with trusted community aid organizations in a unified effort to distribute timely and accurate information about the vaccine rollout.”
We were thrilled to begin administering the COVID-19 vaccine to our front-line staff in December, but it is not yet available to patients. We will let patients know when and how to get the vaccine when it does become available at Lowell CHC. Please do not call the health center with questions about the vaccine. Please check our COVID-19 page regularly for updates about vaccine availability and other helpful resources related to the virus.
Read comments from Lowell CHC Director of Clinical Services, Elizabeth Hale, in this recent piece on WBUR. “So far in Massachusetts, the pace of vaccinating residents against COVID-19 is way behind supplies of coronavirus vaccines. The latest update Monday from Gov. Charlie Baker shows about 40% of the doses delivered to Massachusetts have been injected and, state data released last week shows, 92% have gone to hospital staff.”
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