Entries by Health Partnership Clinic

Tips to Avoid Influenza

Post written by Wael S. Mourad, MD, MHCM, FAAFP, Chief Health Officer, Health Partnership Clinic Influenza (flu) is an illness with a long history in the United States. It is caused by the influenza virus of which there are two main types that cause the seasonal flu — types A and B. The influenza virus […]

Employee Spotlight: Mayra Lemus, NRCMA/Vaccine Manager

We are very excited to highlight one of our most valuable assets, our employees! Each month, get to know the HPC team in a fun new way. Name: Mayra Lemus Department: Pediatric Medical/Vaccines Title: Nationally Registered Certified Medical Assistant (NRCMA)/Vaccine Manager Primary work location: Olathe How long have you worked at HPC?   It will be two years in August. […]

Patient satisfaction is a top priority at HPC, and here are the results.

Patients Matter at HPC Every year, nearly 14,000 patients walk through HPC’s doors seeking health services—medical, behavioral health and dental. Many battle chronic diseases; others struggle with mental issues and yet others face challenges of homelessness, abuse, loss of a job or a myriad of other stressors. It is our mission to provide quality care. […]

Housing affordability’s role in creating a healthy and thriving Johnson County

August 4-10 marks National Health Center Week. On Sunday, Aug. 3 is Social Determinants Day. In today’s value-based care environment, Health Partnership Clinic is accountable for improving health outcomes and lowering costs. To achieve these goals and succeed in such an environment, we need to better understand our patients to address both their clinical and […]

Health Partnership Clinic Celebrates National Health Center Week 2019

Health Partnership Clinic will host a variety of free activities to mark National Health Center Week 2019 from August 4-10 and celebrate the ways we are “Rooted in Communities” we serve. The activities are part of a national campaign to increase awareness of the ways health centers are providing affordable health care in communities. “We’re […]

Olathe Clinic Returns to Extended Hours

Health Partnership Clinic’s Olathe site now offers extended hours, including the first and third Saturdays of the month. The Olathe site is open Monday-Thursday from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday from 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. The first and third Saturday of each month, the clinic is open from 9 a.m. to 3 […]

Tips to Stay Safe this Fourth of July

The Fourth of July holiday is often filled with lots of family fun including activities such as pool parties, barbecues, outdoor games and fireworks. Amid the holiday festivities parents may overlook important safety precautions. By keeping a few key Fourth of July safety tips in mind, parents can help keep children safe while still enjoying […]

Health Partnership welcomes board member

Mina Elizabeth Foster, director/case manager of Housing Services with The Salvation Army, recently joined Health Partnership Clinic’s Board of Directors. Mina brings more than 20 years of experience in serving underserved and vulnerable populations that are at low and extremely low income. Personal Experience In addition, she and her children–28 years ago–experienced homelessness before entering […]