FAMILY HEALTHCARE NETWORK EXPANDS ITS MOBILE HEALTH PROGRAM WITH NEW MOBILE DENTAL HEALTH CENTER

Visalia, CA – Family HealthCare Network (FHCN) is pleased to announce the expansion of its mobile health program with the launch of its new Mobile Dental Health Center. The Mobile Dental Health Center will offer dental services in multiple locations throughout Tulare, Kings, and Fresno Counties.

With the success of FHCN’s first Mobile Health Center launched in May 2017, the organization will focus this expansion on increasing access to oral health services in various communities throughout the three county area.  The 38 foot mobile unit includes two state of the art dental operatories, and will offer services such as routine dental exams, cleanings and sealants, as well as fillings. Family HealthCare Network President & CEO Kerry Hydash stated, “We are committed to improving access to health care services for all communities, and look forward to working in partnership with various community based organizations and schools to offer dental services through this mobile health program expansion.”

The Mobile Dental Health Center marks the opening of Family HealthCare Network’s 25th site, and 21st clinical site.  Family HealthCare Network’s Mobile Dental Health Center will offer dental services in Allensworth, Farmersville, Laton, Poplar, and Richgrove.  Family HealthCare Network anticipates services to begin in late April 2018.

For more information about the new Family HealthCare Network Mobile Dental Health Center, please call 1-877-960-3426, or visit the website at www.FHCN.org.

About Family HealthCare Network:

Family HealthCare Network is a private nonprofit organization that operates 25 sites, 21 of which are federally qualified health centers located throughout Tulare and Kings Counties. Our mission is to provide quality health care to everyone in the communities we serve. With over 200 clinical providers in our network, we provide access to a wide range of coordinated health services, including family medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics, adult and children’s dentistry, pharmacy, internal medicine, behavioral health, nutritional counseling, health education, case management, community health and outreach, and eligibility assistance. An array of specialty services such as optometry, chiropractic care, podiatry, perinatology, endocrinology and general surgery complement our full list of services offered.  Family HealthCare Network also offers free transportation and extended evening and weekend hours. Family HealthCare Network is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as a Level 3 Patient Centered Medical Home and is dually recognized by The Joint Commission with its Gold Seal of Approval® for Patient Quality and Safety and as a Patient Centered Primary Medical Home.

For more information about Family HealthCare Network, please call 1-877-960-3426, or visit our website at www.FHCN.org, like us on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/fhcn.org or follow us on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/FHCN.

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