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Promotoras Go the Extra Mile to Help Our Patients

Promotoras Go the Extra Mile to Help Our Patients

January 25, 2018

Our promotoras are the link between our providers and the communities and always go the extra mile to help our patients. Find out more about our unique promotora program and what it means to our patients.

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In-House Interpreter Program Aims to Improve Communication Barriers

In-House Interpreter Program Aims to Improve Communication Barriers

January 19, 2018

Our new in-house Medical Interpreting Training Program allows us to train more dual role bilingual employees to better communicate with our patients.

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Embracing the Past to Improve the Future Photo

Embracing the Past to Improve the Future

January 16, 2018

Through all the obstacles that life has thrown his way, Ted, Referral Coordinator at our Tempe Clinic, doesn’t let anything get him down. Find out all about Ted and see how he is helping people lead more positive lives.

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We Are Better Than This

January 12, 2018

At Mountain Park, we are very proud and humbled to be partners with and serve our diverse communities. We know that everyone who enters our doors has ties to amazing countries all over the world.

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Striving to Better Serve our LGBT Patients

Striving to Better Serve our LGBT Patients

December 08, 2017

As we approach Human Rights Day on December 10, we’d like to share a little of what we are doing to make sure that value is felt by our patients who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual ­or Transgender (LGBT).

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Bringing Specialized Care to Mom and Baby

December 01, 2017

Mountain Park Health Center strives to provide our families with all the resources they need to stay healthy under one roof. We are expanding care to our pregnant moms by improving access and focusing on education. Learn more here.

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Volunteer Program Celebrates First Anniversary Photo

Volunteer Program Celebrates First Anniversary

November 30, 2017

Our Volunteer Program celebrated its first anniversary on October 30. Check out all our volunteers have done in and around our clinics.

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Fighting Diabetes Through Education

November 17, 2017

Providing education is a key part of how Mountain Park Health Center cares for our patients. Treating diabetes requires day-to-day knowledge. That is why we offer our patients free diabetes classes. Learn more.

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5 Healthy Holiday Survival Tips

November 10, 2017

Check out our five healthy holiday survival tips to help you stay on track during the holiday season. You can still indulge in your favorite meals, with minor alterations.

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MPHC Team

How Mountain Park Has Given Me the Opportunity to Grow

November 07, 2017

Israel Aldama has grown and advanced his career at Mountain Park. He’s one of many who started in one place and moved into a different role. Learn more about Israel and why he loves Mountain Park.

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Find Your Voice

October 17, 2017

Each year our Diversity Site Council Summit showcases the best of what makes our clinics and communities unique. It also provides an opportunity for productive discussion. See what the highlights were from this year.

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Community Celebrates New Tempe Clinic

Community Celebrates New Tempe Clinic

October 10, 2017

Our Tempe Clinic has been seeing patients since mid-May. This past Wednesday we invited our board members, community partners and stakeholders to take part in our Grand Opening ceremony to celebrate and thank all those involved in the process of making this community landmark a reality.

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A Superhero Among Us

October 09, 2017

Rachel Kimani, Eligibility Specialist at our Gateway Clinic is known as a change maker, affecting the lives of every patient that walks into her office. Check out all the places she has lived and how she ended up at Mountain Park.

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A Summer of Impact

October 05, 2017

We were able to feed our children and give away free back-to-school physicals this summer. We set some high goals and knocked them out of the park with the help of our staff and volunteers. Learn about all we’ve accomplished.

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Mountain Park Statement on DACA Announcement

September 05, 2017

A message from our CEO, Dr. John Swagert, regarding the DACA announcement.

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There is No Other Side to the Story

August 16, 2017

A note from our CEO, Dr. John Swagert regarding the events in Charlottesville.

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A Little Encouragement Goes a Long Way

July 31, 2017

Yessenia Angulo, an Integrated Health Service Assistant and Interpreter at our Baseline Clinic, chose healthcare as a career because it hit close to home. Find out more about Yessenia.

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Stepping out of the Comfort Zone to Make a Difference

July 31, 2017

Ramon takes risks in and outside of the clinic. That’s the kind of person he is. Find out more about him and see how he’s moved up from an MA to a Lead.

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We did it! Together.

July 28, 2017

I’m happy to report that last night, with the help of our own Senator John McCain, the effort to rip healthcare away from so many was defeated. Thank you all for everything that you do.

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