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Mental Health Services Expanding Across Northwest Missouri

MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES EXPANDING IN NORTHWEST    Behavioral Health is one of the leading battles for Northwest Missouri including St. Joseph and the surrounding area. Northwest Health Services is committed to serving our community by providing behavioral health services across the state. This is why we’re looking for more people to join our team!

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What’s with the Flu?

What’s with the Flu? Oh flu season, your presence continues to scare everyone from new moms, teachers, business owners and in our experience at Northwest Health, our Accounts Payable team (Shout out to Camille!) . In my experience the flu was a term normally used to excuse myself from a test I was ill (pun […]

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What’s Going On With ObamaCare?

What’s Going on with Obamacare?   Housekeeping   Are you up in the air about Obamacare (the Affordable Care Act) or don’t know what’s going on? We’ve got you covered!   There’s a lot of talk and news coverage going on in the public right now about the ACA and how it’s going away. Most […]

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Family Health Carnival – 2017

Happy Friday!   Our Family Health Carnival was a HUGE success! We hosted over 800 guests at our Family Medicine Associates clinic in St. Joseph. Free health screenings such as dental, blood pressure and blood sugar were offered to individuals at the event to promote the importance of preventative healthcare. Our goal is to encourage […]

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National Health Center Week – Women’s Health Awareness

Women’s Health Awareness Week   Being healthy is important for women of all ages.  As women, we often put our health on hold to tend to others, but being healthy ourselves benefits us and those we love.  There are some simple steps you can do to stay well.  First, choose a primary care provider, and […]

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Can I Get Insurance in Missouri?

UPDATED August 7, 2017: The Affordable Care Act, also known as the ACA, has stirred up some confusion and panic among individuals in the state of Missouri over the last several months. With the new administration getting ready to vote on a replacement plan soon and Blue Cross Blue Shield dropping out at the end […]

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National Health Center Month

National Health Center Week (Month)   Happy Tuesday!   It’s August, which means National Health Center Week is just around the corner! To celebrate this year, Northwest Health Services is claiming the ENTIRE month of August as National Health Center Month! All month long we will be hosting employee appreciation lunches, community breakfasts, a family […]

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Take Some Time

Take Some Time Today for Mike Stroud, FNP We’d like to take a moment to reach out to friends, patients, peers and our community to take some time for one of Northwest Health’s and St. Joseph’s most beloved caregivers. We’d appreciate your thoughts and prayers for Mike as he battles Esophageal cancer.

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July Fourth Safety Tips

July 4th Safety Tips   Can you believe it? July Fourth is just around the corner! It’s a great day to spend outside grilling some food, spending time with family and most importantly shooting off really cool fireworks. BUT, before you go and do something crazy, consider these safety tips!

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HIV Awareness & Treatment

HIV Awareness & Testing   Happy Wednesday to all! In light of ‘National HIV Testing Day’ which was held yesterday, June 27, we thought it would be great to post some follow up information for anyone out there who has or might have HIV.

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