Our Stories

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.


Fighting Diabetes Through Education Photo

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.


Patient holding apple

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.



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.


MPHC Team during team building

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.


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.


A Superhero Among Us Photo

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.


A Summer of Impact Photo

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.


Mountain Park Statement on DACA Announcement

September 05, 2017

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


There is No Other Side to the Story Photo

There is No Other Side to the Story

August 16, 2017

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


A Little Encouragement Goes a Long Way Photo

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.


MPHC Staff skydiving

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.


MPHC Team holding thank you notes

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.


Old man planting vegetables

Partnership Brings Healthy Food to our Clinics

July 27, 2017

Check out our growing partnership with the Orchard Community Center and how we are keeping our staff and patients fed and healthy.


Patient undergoing physical exam

Staying on Track for Back to School

July 14, 2017

Getting your children ready for school can be a daunting task. Our Care Team came together to give our parents some of their favorite tips to get ready for a successful school year.


Mountain Park Leaders

Mountain Park Leaders Advance Toward Success

May 31, 2017

This year, some of our employees took part in an Advancing Leaders Program to help our leaders develop their skills to best lead Mountain Park in its mission. Find out the impact ALP has made organization-wide.


Chasing a Dream Photo

Chasing a Dream

May 26, 2017

Mariham has dreamed of working in medicine since she was a little girl. With war in Iraq she had to put that dream on hold for many years. Now she works as a MA at our Tempe Clinic and is working on her sonography degree.


MPHC Staff looking at legal documents

Tackling Legal Problems at the Doctor’s Office

May 23, 2017

Our Medical Legal Partnerships helps empower our established patients through difficult times. Learn more about the free legal program.


MPHC team with patients

Treating Our Patients Like Family

April 17, 2017

Many of our patients have been coming to our clinic for more than a decade because of the care they receive from our providers. Learn why Maria continues bringing her children to our Baseline Clinic.