CommWell Health - Protecting our Communities – We Need Your Support!

(Newton Grove, NC) — CommWell Health community health system focus is protecting the health and safety of our communities and colleagues. CommWell Health operates in six southeastern counties, offering primary care, behavioral health and dental services.

CommWell Health employs 270 colleagues who are Frontline Healthcare Heroes –using their skills, talents, and compassion to bring essential health care to people throughout our communities. CommWell Health employees have served on the frontline during natural disasters, and presently during the Coronavirus pandemic.

CommWell Health Supports the Community during the COVID Pandemic

• CommWell Health is identifying COVID-19 in our communities and connecting people to care: CommWell Health was among the first Health Centers to begin patient and community COVID-19 testing. CommWell Health continues to provide patient care services, and have established three central COVID 19 drive by test locations within our geographic footprint: Bladen County at CommWell Health of Tar Heel, Sampson County at CommWell Health of Salemburg, Johnston County in Four Oaks at the CommWell Health Operations Center.

• CommWell Health has tested over 7,000 patients for COVID-19, and adheres strictly to CDC and NC DHHS guidelines, and reports all positive results to appropriate county health departments. CommWell Health’s care coordinators work collaboratively with the health department staff to ensure appropriate patient follow-up is provided.

• The CommWell Health COVID Helpline connects patients to a provider lead care team that shares up to date COVID educational information, guidance and support.

• CommWell Health is meeting people where they are as a “Virtual Community Healthcare”: To help stop the spread of COVID-19, and help reduce costly emergency departments visits, CommWell Health provides state of the art health records and technology, as a Virtual Community Health Center. This creates greater patient access to care, by continuing to meet the health care needs of our communities. CommWell Health offers telemedicine for primary care, telepsychology for behavioral health services, teledental, and emergent care for dental care. Patients may contact 1-877-WELL-ALL (935-5255) to schedule a telehealth appointment without leaving their home or job location. For emergent dental hours, visit www.commwellhealth.org.

• CommWell Health Supports Farmers and Agricultural Workers: To support farmers and workers, CommWell Health has distributed over 500 COVID 19 educational packets, masks, and gloves to our communities.

• CommWell Health partners at local, state, and national levels: As CommWell Health proactively monitors the impact of COVID-19 in our communities and businesses, CommWell Health partners with other community health centers nationally through Health Choice Network and through the NC Community Health Center Association, and other Public Health entities at the local, state, and national levels to deliver the best care possible, and mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

CommWell Health Needs Community and Businesses HELP!

CommWell Health urgently needs support from our business partners, community entities, colleges and universities, and civic organizations to help us continue our work to protect our communities and reduce the spread of COVID 19.

CommWell Health is in Urgent need of the following:

• Donations to support our COVID health care heroes – CommWell Health Foundation will gladly Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), including: N95 masks, gowns, gloves, hand sanitizer (gel, wipes). Our current supplies are critically low, and without these essential supplies, our ability to continue providing health care and COVID testing may stall or will become significantly limited. Without more of these vital supplies we will not be able to continue COVID testing! • accept donations or food/meals, and worker appreciation gifts to encourage and support our front-line COVID Healthcare Heros.

Please Help CommWell Health Help the Community!

If your community, organization, business, house of worship, or civic group would like to support CommWell Health’s COVID Healthcare Hero’s with any type donation or other support of appreciation, please contact Andrea Morales-Williams, Communications and Marketing Manager at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 910-813-1170.

### CommWell Health is a not-for-profit community governed federally qualified health center system with 16 private practice locations serving southeastern North Carolina. CommWell Health offers primary medical, dental, behavioral health services, on-site pharmacy, lab, x-ray, health coaching, and chronic disease care in a patient centered home setting. At CommWell Health, we care for your community, your wellness, and your health, because all people matter. Visit www.commwellhealth.org or call 1-877-WELL-ALL (1-877-935-5255) for more information about CommWell Health and the services offered and to make your appointment today!

CommWell Health

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3331 Easy Street Dunn, NC 28366

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CommWell Health Has Earned the Joint
Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval and Primary
Care Medical Home Certification
(Certified Patient-Centered Medical Home)