Thank you for your interest in Family Care Network! Below are links to news and articles featuring our organization and team.
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Michele Anderson, Director of Marketing, Communications & Project Management
Phone: (360) 318-8800
Fax: (360) 318-1085
New doctor in Birch Bay
Blaine facility moving foward
First child in the 12- to 15-year-old age group receives the COVID-19 vaccine
Teens and COVID Vaccines
Parkscriptions featured in Earth Day article:
Family Care Network welcomes new physician assistant
These 38,000 Whatcom County residents will be eligible for COVID-19 vaccines this week
Whatcom County Community Vaccination Center opens to public March 13
Vaccine supply remains limited.
Significant improvement in vaccine allocation ‘weeks — possibly months’ away in Whatcom
Up to 5,000 people a week could get COVID-19 vaccine at this Bellingham site starting in March
Whatcom receives no first doses of COVID-19 vaccines this week as state shifts focus
County sends letter to Inslee on reopening plan
Where to find the COVID-19 vaccine and who can get it in Whatcom County
Whatcom County officials question COVID vaccine shortage
Vaccine supply still not meeting demand
Vaccine availability updates
To make an appointment for vaccination with Family Care Network
COVID-19 vaccine now offered to people 65 and older
Anxious Whatcom residents jam phone lines seeking appointments for COVID-19 vaccine
Flood of calls to healthcare providers — please do not phone in!
Family Care Network project delayed five months
Greg Anderson, MD and his use of Parkscriptions.
https://www.boulderweekly.com/adventure/outside-the-boxes/ (repost of Montana Free Press article)
July 29, 2020
Blaine property purchase delayed.
April 30, 2020
April 8, 2020
Delay in Blaine Gateway property development.
March 22, 2020
Local medical facilities (including FCN) request donations of PPE.
March 19, 2020
Rodney Anderson, MD interview with KIRO7 News regarding shortage of COVID-19 testing supplies.
March 11, 2020
Update on Family Care Network building in Blaine.
February 19, 2020
Family Care Network metioned in article regarding changes to Bay Medical Clinic aquisition.
October 20, 2019
Family Care Network featured on Whatcom Report, reporting on healthcare in rural areas:
October 15, 2019
Mount Vernon Urgent Care expands hours:
October 1, 2019
Urgent Care expands to Lynden, extends hours in Mount Vernon. All locations open to FCN and non-FCN patients.
October 1, 2019
Two Family Care Network physicians were voted Best Family Practitioner in Bellingham Alive's Best of the Northwest 2019 poll:
- GOLD: Karen O'Keefe, MD - Bellignham Bay Family Medicine
- SILVER: John Hiemstra, DO - Lynden Family Medicine
Family Care Network purchases property in Blaine for a new medical clinic.
North Cascade Family Physicians was selected as a top 3 finalist for Best Medical Facility in goskagit.com's Skagit's Best 2019.
August 29, 2019
Greg Anderson, MD (Bellingham Bay Family Medicine) featured in KING5 news story on Parkscriptions:
August 23, 2019
Laura Fox, MD (Bellingham Bay Family Medicine) features in Washington State Governer's Office article about Parkscriptions: https://medium.com/wagovernor/program-elevates-patients-health-by-encouraging-any-contact-with-the-outdoors-5bcd32e4b64f
August 21, 2019
Family Care Network shares plans for new medical clinic in Blaine.
May 1, 2019
Family Care Network providers featured in Outdoor Magazine article about "The Nature Cure": https://www.outsideonline.com/2393660/science-newest-miracle-drug-free
December 5, 2018
Dr. Leah Embree joins Birch Bay Family Medicine:
Family Care Network's Greg Anderson, MD featured in Washington Trails Association feature on Parkscriptions program.
March 17, 2017
Family Care Network adds laboratory services: