Entries by Health Partnership Clinic

Effective ways to protect children from the risk of child abuse and neglect.

Guest Post by Jamie VanCompernolle, LMSW, Assistant Director Healthy Families, Kansas Children’s Service League We all want to live in neighborhoods and communities where families are safe and children thrive. But as individuals, sometimes we aren’t sure where to start to make that desire a reality. The Center for the Study of Social Policy, The […]

Patients Matter at Health Partnership Clinic

By Amy Falk, CEO  Every year, nearly 14,000 patients walk through Health Partnership Clinic’s (HPC) 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 […]

HPC supports National Prescription Drug Take Back Day in April

Saturday, April 27, 2019 marks National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. This day aims to provide a safe, convenient and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications. To learn more and available locations, click here. The week of April 29-May 3, several […]

Know the Warning Signs of Oral Cancer

Post written by Debra Trybom, RDH, ECP II Health Partnership Clinic April is National Oral Cancer Awareness Month. Approximately 110,000 people are diagnosed with oral, head and neck cancer every year in the United States. These cancers can occur in the tongue, throat, larynx, nasal cavities, sinuses, lips, mouth, thyroid and salivary glands. Sixty-six percent […]

Employee Spotlight: Dr. Rhiannon Moore

We are very excited to highlight one of our most valuable assets, our employees! Each month, you can get to know a different HPC team member in a fun new way. Name:  Dr. Rhiannon Moore Department: Behavioral Health Title: Assistant Director of Behavioral Health Primary work location: Olathe Schools and Olathe clinic. How long have you worked at HPC?  Four […]