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Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider July 29, 2021

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Aiya Al-Beyati, DMD, Dentist, to our team. She will join the oral health center, Healthy Smiles, on 58 Warm Springs Avenue in Martinsburg. Dr. Al-Beyati, referred to as “Dr. Ellie,” received her Doctor of Dental Medicine from University of Pennsylvania. She brings with her an extensive background of clinical community service including dental work with Survivors of Torture; Philadelphia Fight Clinic; Mercy LIFE; Philadelphia Oral Cancer Walk; and Birth to Five Clinic at Penn Dental Medicine. She has also been the recipient of the National Health Service Corps Scholarship since 2016. Please join… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider July 28, 2021

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Alexandrina Gomes, Psy.D., Clinical Psychologist, to our team. She will join SCH Behavioral Health on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Dr. Gomes received her Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) from Wright State University, an APA Accredited Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program and a MA in Social Work from the University of Chicago. In addition to her experience as a generalist clinician, she has experience in research, teaching, program evaluation and consultation.  She has also published her research work and presented at conferences. Her clinical areas of interest include primary care behavioral health, health psychology, promotion… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider July 16, 2021

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Charlotte Lane, FNP-C, Family Nurse Practitioner, to our team. She will join the clinical staff of SCH Primary Care on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Ms. Lane received her Master of Science in Nursing from Graceland University and is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She brings with her experience in hospital, integrative health, private practice and specialty care (cardiology) settings and is currently pursuing her PhD in Mind-Body Medicine with focus on Integrative and Functional Nutrition from Saybrook University. Please join us in welcoming Charlotte Lane, FNP-C, to Shenandoah Community… Read More

SCH Now Offering New Minimally Invasive Option for Hysterectomy Procedures June 3, 2021

Shenandoah Community Health (SCH) is now offering a new minimally invasive option for hysterectomy procedures, sterilization surgery and management of ovarian pathology to patients. Known as vNOTES (vaginal natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery), the advanced gynecologic technique provides many benefits to female patients, such as a shorter hospital stay, less postoperative pain, no visible scars, and a faster recovery time. Dr. Krista Hopkins, FACOG, Obstetrics/Gynecology, of the Women’s Health Division of SCH has been specially trained on this innovative approach to hysterectomy and other common gynecologic procedures. “As a less invasive option, vNOTES provides many benefits to my patients, including… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider May 10, 2021

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Manish Shah, M.D., FACOG, Obstetrics/Gynecology, to our team. He will join the clinical staff of SCH Women’s Health on 1330 Amherst Street in Winchester. Dr. Shah received his medical degree from SMT N.H.L. Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad, India and completed his residency at Summa Health System in Akron, Ohio. After completing his residency, Dr. Shah accomplished additional training in high-risk pregnancy with a leading perinatology group at Inova Fairfax hospital in Falls Church, Virginia for two years. He is certified with American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology and brings with him twenty-one years… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider April 29, 2021

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Sarah Easter, FNP-C, Family Nurse Practitioner to their team. She will join the clinical staff of SCH Primary Care on 1330 Amherst Street in Winchester. Ms. Easter received her Master of Science in Nursing from James Madison University and is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners National Certification Board. She brings multiple areas of clinical experience with her including pediatrics, family practice, urgent care, women’s health, dermatology and intensive care. She is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and the American Association of Critical Care Nurses. Additionally, Ms.… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider February 25, 2021

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Kali Tichenor, Family Nurse Practitioner to our team. She will join the clinical staff of SCH Primary Care on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg where she will be running SCH HealthEXPRESS, a walk-in service for SCH primary care and women’s health patients. Ms. Tichenor received her Master of Science in Nursing from Shenandoah University and is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She is an advocate for patient centered care and believes in providing comprehensive treatment while educating and communicating with her patients. Please join us in welcoming Kali Tichenor to… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider February 24, 2021

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Susan “Dee” Loftis, LICSW, Psychotherapist, to our team. She will join the clinical staff of SCH Behavioral Health on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Ms. Loftis received her Master of Social Work degree from University of Maryland at Baltimore and brings with her over 35 years of clinical, behavioral health experience. While part of the behavioral health team at SCH, Ms. Loftis will be servicing adults and children through the primary care department in what is called a Primary Care Behavioral Health (PCBH) model of care. This is an approach that is simultaneously… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Medical Director February 15, 2021

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Dr. Michael Li, Internist, as Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Li brings over 14 years of leadership and healthcare management experience serving health systems in North Carolina and Virginia. As a physician advisor, his high level leadership positions focused on performance, productivity and quality care initiatives while facilitating partnerships among physician and specialty groups to improve continuity and transition of care. Dr. Li is passionate about quality and the efficiency of healthcare delivery, having designed multiple clinical pathways in which to improve the quality of patient care and physician productivity. Dr. Li received his… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Recognizes Outgoing CMO February 11, 2021

Shenandoah Community Health (SCH) recently hosted a farewell luncheon to celebrate the contributions of Dr. Dawn Jones, outgoing Chief Medical Officer (CMO). Dr. Jones came to SCH as an Internist in 2001 and transitioned to Associate Chief Medical Officer in 2008 before becoming Chief Medical Officer in 2014. Throughout her twenty years with the organization she saw the expansion of the first SCH location on Route 45 to the current 60 thousand square foot facility on Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Her clinical guidance was invaluable during the consolidation of women’s health, midwifery and behavioral health services into one location as… Read More

Healthy Smiles Receives Grant from DentaQuest February 9, 2021

The DentaQuest Partnership for Oral Health Advancement has again made Shenandoah Community Health Foundation the beneficiary of funds that will be used to purchase equipment for their oral health center, Healthy Smiles.  Dr. Marcia Brand, Senior Advisor to DentaQuest and a member of the Foundation’s Board of Directors, designated the Foundation as her “charity of choice” for a DentaQuest philanthropic sponsorship.  Dr. Brand also made a personal contribution toward the purchase.  The funds will be used to replace the Automated Handpiece Maintenance System for Healthy Smiles.  The new system will lengthen the lives of handpieces bought with a previous DentaQuest… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider January 29, 2021

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Dr. Steven Choi, Psychiatrist, to their team. He will join the clinical staff of SCH Behavioral Health on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Dr. Choi brings over ten years of clinical experience in psychiatry and is proficient in tele psychiatry— the delivery of psychiatric assessment and treatment via telecommunications technology. He received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Nova Southeastern College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his residency at Walter Reed Army Medical Center/National Capital Consortium. Dr. Choi is board certified with the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology and holds a certification… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Celebrates Contributions of Outgoing Board Chair January 26, 2021

Shenandoah Community Health (SCH) recognizes Charles F. Printz, Jr. “Chazz” for his 18 years of service as a member of the Board of Directors, having served as Chair of the Board since 2019. Mr. Printz’s role on the Executive Committee saw the expansion of the first SCH location on Route 45 to the current 60 thousand square foot facility on Tavern Road in Martinsburg. During his tenure on the Board, he was also instrumental in efforts to consolidate women’s health, midwifery and behavioral health services into one location as well as the expansion of services to include an oral health… Read More

Healthy Smiles Announces New Dental Director December 17, 2020

Shenandoah Community Health (SCH) is pleased to announce a new director of their oral health center, Healthy Smiles. Dr. Jeremy Richardson received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from West Virginia University and has been with Healthy Smiles for three years.     Healthy Smiles, located on Warm Springs Avenue in Martinsburg, is dedicated to improving the oral health of children in our community. Their team of dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants offer a full variety of services to meet the needs of our patients, including those who are uninsured or underinsured.   To learn more about Shenandoah Community Health’s Oral… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider December 1, 2020

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to re-welcome Lisa Fraine, Certified Nurse Midwife, to their team. She will join the clinical staff of SCH Women’s Health on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Ms. Fraine previously worked for SCH Women’s Health over ten years ago before moving out of state. We are especially pleased to welcome her back to West Virginia and Shenandoah Community Health! Ms. Fraine received her Master of Science in Midwifery from Philadelphia College of Textiles of Science and earned her certificate in Nurse-Midwifery from UMDNJ, now part of Rutgers University and is certified by the American Midwifery Certification Board.… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider October 9, 2020

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Jennifer Anderson, NP-BC, Family Nurse Practitioner to their team. She will join the clinical staff of SCH Primary Care on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Ms. Anderson received her Master of Science in Nursing from Shenandoah University and is certified with American Nurses Credentialing Center. She bring 19 years of clinical and management experience. Additionally, Ms. Anderson is a member of the Association for Advanced Nurse Practitioners and Sigma Theta Tau International, National Honor Society of Nursing. Please join us in welcoming Jennifer Anderson to Shenandoah Community Health. For more information on our… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider October 8, 2020

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome David Kulling, M.D., Family Medicine Physician, to their team. He will join the clinical staff of SCH Primary Care on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Dr. Kulling received his Doctor of Medicine from Technische Universitaet Muenchen (Munich University of Technology), completed his family practice residency at Altoona Hospital and is certified with American Board of Family Medicine. He brings 38 years of practice experience in both hospital and community health settings as a provider, healthcare administrator and professor where he has been published on New Antiepileptic Drugs and Thigh Injury-Football. During his career Dr.… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider September 22, 2020

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Jonathan Moss, M.D., Family Medicine Physician  to their team. He will join the clinical staff of SCH Primary Care on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Dr. Moss received his Doctor of Medicine from University of Miami School of Medicine, completed his family practice residency at WVU Hospital and is certified with American Board of Family Medicine. He brings 38 years of practice experience in both hospital and community health settings as a provider, healthcare administrator and a member of medical staff leadership. Additionally, Dr. Moss holds special interest in providing affordable access to… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Recognized by Aetna as High Volume Provider August 25, 2020

SCH recently accepted an incentive award from Aetna for being a 2019 High Volume Provider as part of their annual HEDIS Preventive Care High Volume Incentive Program. SCH Women’s Health Department and Healthy Smiles exceeded the target rate on the following measures accordingly: Cervical Cancer Screening and Annual Dental Visit. When comparing to the previous year, SCH also had a 10% increase in achieving these measures. SCH Chief Executive Office, Mike Hassing, says “One of our core values is to provide high quality care. We spend a lot time not just talking about it but actually providing it. Over the… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider August 20, 2020

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Victoria Harmon, LPC, to their team. She will join the clinical staff of SCH Primary Care on 1330 Amherst Street in Winchester, Virginia. Ms. Harmon received her Master of Science degree in Art Therapy & Mental Health from Springfield College and brings with her over 17 years’ experience in her field. She will practice Integrated Behavioral Health at SCH by providing therapeutic services in collaboration with medical providers to address underlying mental health concerns that impact physical health. A new service to SCH, Integrated Behavioral Health is a collaborative approach to caring for… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider July 1, 2020

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Kerry Tucker, PMHNP-BC, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner to their team. She will join the clinical staff of SCH Behavioral Health on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Ms. Tucker received her Master of Science degree in Nursing from Walden University with specialization as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and is certified with American Nurses Credentialing Center. Additionally, she is a member of the National Nurses Association and holds another master’s degree in Business Management. Ms. Tucker brings with her seven years’ experience in developing treatment plans based on different parameters, scientific rationale,… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider May 26, 2020

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Patricia Eubanks, PMHNP, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner to their team. She will join the clinical staff of SCH Behavioral Health on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Ms. Eubanks received her Master of Science in Nursing from Shenandoah University and is certified with American Nurses Credentialing Center. Additionally, she is a member of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association and has completed continuing education in the areas of trauma for mental health, diabetes, and crisis prevention intervention. Ms. Eubanks is a strong patient advocate who is skilled in diagnosing mental illnesses and interpreting data… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Nursing Team Donates to CCAP May 13, 2020

In celebration of National Nursing Week, Shenandoah Community Health’s Director of Nursing, Staci Walsh, RN, BSN, organized a food drive to give back to the community who has been so generous in supporting our healthcare staff during the COVID-19 pandemic. She coordinate a challenge with the SCH Nursing Team to donate items to the Berkeley County CCAP Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry. “There’s no better way to celebrate the profession of nursing than giving back to the community because that’s what nursing is about, caring for others” said Staci Walsh. The team collected over 270 items that were received by… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Receives Funding to Expand COVID-19 Testing May 13, 2020

Recently, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA), awarded nearly $583 million to 1,385 health centers, including Shenandoah Community Health (SCH), as part of a historic U.S. response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The funding supports health centers’ ability to detect, prevent, diagnose, and treat COVID-19 while also helping to maintain or increase health center capacity and staff. Further, the funding may be used to expand the range of testing and testing-related activities to best address the needs of their local communities, including the purchase of personal protective equipment; training for staff,… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider March 13, 2020

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Scott George, LGSW, to their team. He will join the clinical staff of SCH Behavioral Health on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg as a Psychotherapist. Mr. George received his Masters in Social Work from Concord University with a concentration in Rural Social Work. He is experienced in working with at risk populations to help resolve mental health issues and promote healthy living choices. Please join us in welcoming Mr. George to Shenandoah Community Health. For more information or to schedule an appointment call 304.263.4999 or visit www.shencommhealth.com. Read More

SCH Foundation Awarded Funding From Take Back Our Health Project March 12, 2020

Take Back Our Health WV is a collaboration with the WV Bureau of Public Health and several organizations around the state, to combat obesity and chronic disease in West Virginia. The initiative aims to improve the health of West Virginians by increasing physical activity in communities, increasing workplace wellness, promoting access to healthy foods, and reducing tobacco use. The Take Back Our Health WV Physical Activity Grant Program will focus on improving the health of West Virginia by funding community partner projects that are increasing or improving pedestrian and bike infrastructure, increasing opportunities for physical activity for children throughout the… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider March 10, 2020

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Sarah Dey, MSN CNM, IBCLC, to their team. She will join the clinical staff of SCH Women’s Health on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg as a Certified Nurse Midwife. Ms. Dey received her Master of Science in Nursing, from East Carolina University. She brings with her seven years of experience as a Registered Nurse in labor/delivery as well as certifications in Nurse-Midwifery; Inpatient Obstetrics; Intermediate Fetal Monitoring; Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics; Neonatal Resuscitation; and is an International Board-certified Lactation Consultant. She is a member of the American College of Nurse-Midwives and the… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider February 25, 2020

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Victoria Flynn, LGSW, to their team. She will join the clinical staff of SCH Primary Care on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Ms. Flynn received her Master of Social Work degree from Salisbury University and is a Licensed Graduate Social Worker in the state of West Virginia with concentration in addiction treatment and cognitive behavior. She will practice Integrated Behavioral Health at SCH by providing therapeutic services in collaboration with medical providers to address underlying mental health concerns that impact physical health. A new service to SCH, Integrated Behavioral Health is a collaborative… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider January 20, 2020

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Cynthia Burns, MD, Internist, to their team. She will join the clinical staff of SCH Primary Care on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Dr. Burns received her Doctor of Medicine degree from the Medical College of Pennsylvania and is certified with the American Board of Internal Medicine. She participated in research related to cardiac arrhythmias during her training which led to a career long interest in heart disease and hypertension. She enjoys adult patients of all ages and in particular welcomes the challenges involved in care of the senior population. Dr. Burns is… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider January 16, 2020

Martinsburg, WV  Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Beth Omundsen, MD, Family Practice Physician, to their team. She will join the clinical staff of SCH Winchester where she will see patients in the primary care department. Dr. Omundsen received her Doctorate of Medicine from Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine and is certified with American Board of Family Medicine. She was a private practicing family physician for 14 years and speaker for various medical organizations. In 2019 she was selected by Doximity network of healthcare professionals as one of 70 individuals for their Medical Advisory Board Summit. She is… Read More

Healthy Smiles Celebrates Ten Years December 13, 2019

Shenandoah Community Health’s dental center, Healthy Smiles, celebrated ten years of caring about smiles on December 9. The public was invited to an open house reception to learn more about the past, present, and future work of our community oral health center—Healthy Smiles. The event took place at the dental center on 58 Warm Springs Avenue in Martinsburg with a steady crowd of guests. Tours of the facility were available as well as information and appreciation for the many community organizations, local individuals and elected officials who were instrumental in securing funding and support for the creation of the center… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Receives National Quality Leader Recognition August 28, 2019

Recently, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced nearly $107 million in Quality Improvement Awards to 1,273 health centers across nearly all U.S. states, territories and the District of Columbia. Funded by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), health centers will use these awards to improve the quality, efficiency, and value of the health care they provide. These awards recognize the highest performing health centers nationwide as well as those health centers that have made significant quality improvement gains from the previous year. Shenandoah Community Health was recognized in four categories, which included a national award… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider August 14, 2019

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Belinda Walsh, PMHNP, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner to their team. She will join the clinical staff of SCH Behavioral Health on 44 Trifecta Place in Charles Town. Ms. Walsh received her Master of Science in Nursing from Virginia Commonwealth University and is certified with American Nurses Credentialing Center. Additionally, she holds a certification as a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner. She brings over twenty years of clinical experience with her as well as training for Medication Assisted Therapy, as required by law, to prescribe medications for opioid use disorder. Please join us in… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider August 13, 2019

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Michael Kelley, FNP-BC, Family Nurse Practitioner to their team. He will join the clinical staff of SCH Primary Care on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg where he will be running SCH HealthEXPRESS which is a walk-in service for SCH primary care and women’s health patients. Mr. Kelley received his Master of Science in Nursing from George Mason University and is certified with American Nurses Credentialing Center. He also holds a law degree from Massachusetts School of Law in Andover and practiced for ten years while nursing part time. Mr. Kelley recently retired from… Read More

SCH Thanks Stakeholders During National Health Center Week August 13, 2019

Shenandoah Community Health celebrated National Health Center Week August 5th – 9th. The event was part of a national campaign to increase awareness of the ways health centers are providing affordable health care in communities. A host of events were scheduled throughout the week celebrating the ways that health centers are “Rooted in Communities.” Monday was Healthcare for the Homeless Day, Tuesday was Agricultural Worker Health Day, Wednesday was Patient Appreciation Day, Thursday was Stakeholder Appreciation Day, and Friday was dedicated to Staff Appreciation. On Stakeholder Appreciation Day, SCH welcomed local and state representatives to the Martinsburg location for a… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider June 6, 2019

Martinsburg, WV  Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome new provider, Tina Mawing, AGACNP, Family Nurse Practitioner to their team.  She will join the clinical staff of SCH Primary Care on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Ms. Mawing received her Master of Science in Nursing, with a concentration in adult gerontology acute care, from Walden University.  She is certified with the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, is an Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) instructor and is certified in PICC line placement. Please join us in welcoming Ms. Mawing to Shenandoah Community Health. For more information, visit www.shencommhealth.com or call 304.263.4999… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider June 3, 2019

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome a new provider, Ricky Mason, DDS.  Dr. Mason will join the oral health center—Healthy Smiles on 58 Warm Springs Avenue in Martinsburg. Dr. Mason received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Maryland and completed a one year residency in the Eastern Shore, Maryland. Please join us in welcoming Dr. Mason to Shenandoah Community Health. For more information on our oral health services, visit www.shencommhealth.com or call 304.267.0250 to schedule an appointment. Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider May 28, 2019

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome a new provider, Amy Kidrick, LICSW. Ms. Kidrick has joined the behavioral health department on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg. She received her Master of Social Work degree from West Virginia University and comes with nine years experience as a therapist, grief support counselor, children’s outreach liaison, and physicians case manager. Please join us in welcoming Amy Kidrick to Shenandoah Community Health. For more information, visit www.shencommhealth.com or to schedule an appointment, call 304.263.4999. Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider April 11, 2019

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Kelly Lopez, MSN, FNP-BC, Family Nurse Practitioner to their team. She will join the clinical staff of SCH Primary Care on 99 Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Ms. Lopez received her Master of Science in Nursing from West Virginia University, where she is also currently enrolled in the Doctorate of Nursing Practice Program. She comes with over 13 years of nursing experience and is certified with the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Ms. Lopez is bilingual in Spanish and travels to Central America annually for medical missions. She is a member of the Academy of… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Celebrates Contributions of Outgoing Board Chair March 26, 2019

Shenandoah Community Health thanks Dr. Laura Clayton for her twenty three years of service as a member of the Board of Directors, having served as Chair of the Board for nearly twenty years. Laura’s tenure saw the expansion of the first SCH location on Route 45 to the current 60 thousand square foot facility on Tavern Road in Martinsburg. She was also instrumental in consolidating women’s health, midwifery and behavioral health services into one location as well as the expansion of services to include an oral health center—Healthy Smiles, and location in Winchester, Virginia.  Additionally, Dr. Clayton provided guidance as… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Celebrates National Children's Dental Health Month March 21, 2019

February was National Children’s Dental Health Month, an observance that brings together thousands of dedicated dental professionals, healthcare providers and others to promote the benefits of good oral health to children. This year's NCDHM campaign slogan was "Brush and clean in between to build a healthy smile." Shenandoah Community Health (SCH) visited their school business partner, Tuscarora Elementary School, to educated students on good oral hygiene.  Over 300 students attended a presentation by Macey Oliver, Dental Assistant, of SCH’s Oral Health Center—Healthy Smiles. Students learned tips specifically for school-aged children including how and when to brush, the importance of regular… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider March 19, 2019

Shenandoah Community Health (formerly Winchester Family Health Center) is pleased to welcome Adriana Posadas, MS, PA-C to their primary care team. She will join the clinical staff of Shenandoah Community Health—Winchester on 1330 Amherst Street. Ms. Posadas received her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Shenandoah University and comes with eight years professional experience, including four years as an adjunct professor. She speaks fluent Spanish, is a certified with the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is a member of the Virginia Academy of Physician Assistants. She is the co-author of two abstract publications "Cross-Sectional study… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider March 19, 2019

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Gretchen Wilber, Psy.D. to their team. She will join the clinical staff SCH Behavioral Health on 44 Trifecta Place in Charles Town. Dr. Wilber received her Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology and Doctor of Clinical Psychology degrees from Argosy University and comes with over ten years’ experience as a psychologist. She received empirically based training regarding the treatment of post-traumatic-stress disorder, worked with active duty soldiers and combat veterans, taught at the college level  and has been a guest lecturer on many mental health topics. She is a member of the National… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider March 8, 2019

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Sabrina Austin, MSN, CNM to their team. She will join the clinical staff of the women’s health department on Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Ms. Austin received her Master of Science in Nursing (nurse-Midwifery) degree from University of Cincinnati and comes with over ten years nursing experience. She is board certified by the American Midwifery Certification Board and is a member of the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric, & Neonatal Nurses and the American College of Nurse Midwives. Please join us in welcoming Ms. Austin to Shenandoah Community Health—Women’s Health. For more information or… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Provider January 17, 2019

Shenandoah Community Health is pleased to welcome Bipin Shrestha, MD to their team. He will join the clinical staff of the primary care department on Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Dr. Shrestha received his medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and completed his family medicine residency at Wheeling Hospital in West Virginia. He is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. Please join us in welcoming Dr. Shrestha to Shenandoah Community Health—Primary Care. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 304.263.4999. Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Providers January 8, 2019

Shenandoah Community Health Welcomes New Providers SCH is pleased to welcome three new providers. Anita Skena, MSN, WHNP, Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner has joined the clinical staff of SCH Winchester; Zekeya Lofton, FNP-BC, Family Nurse Practitioner; and Dr. Patricia Mahoney, Internist, have joined the clinical staff of SCH on Tavern Road in Martinsburg. Please join us in welcoming Dr. Mahoney, Anita Skena, and Zekena Lofton to Shenandoah Community Health. For more information or to schedule an appointment with our Primary Care or Women’s Health Departments, call 304.263.4999. Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Observes World AIDS Day December 6, 2018

Health Centers, such as Shenandoah Community Health (SCH), continue to focus on coordinated and comprehensive care and the integration of HIV testing, prevention, care and treatment into primary care which can increase access and improve health outcomes for people living with or at risk for HIV. SCH is part of the Ryan White Outpatient Program, which identifies people who are at risk for HIV and/or affected by the disease.  The program offers comprehensive healthcare testing to individuals living with HIV, regardless of their ability to pay, as well as other healthcare services, medication counseling, referrals and outreach.  SCH Clinical Program… Read More

Shenandoah Community Health Celebrates Veterans November 14, 2018

Shenandoah Community Health celebrated Veterans last week by gathering special messages from patients and staff on a banner for Veterans at the VA Medical Center in Martinsburg. The banner was presented by Shenandoah Community Health CEO, Michael Hassing, a Navy Veteran himself, to Command Sergeant Major Thompson (Retired Army) and Deputy Emergency Management Officer with the VA. Shenandoah Community Health is proud to support and provide care for Veterans in our area. (photo left to right: Command Sergeant Major Thompson, Michael Hassing) Read More

SCH Offers Health Insurance Enrollment Assistance November 1, 2018

Did you know it’s time to sign up for health coverage for 2019? If you need health insurance, you can enroll at HealthCare.Gov. But hurry, the deadline to enroll in a plan is December 15th - so don’t delay!   There’s a lot of confusion about the state of the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare), but the truth is the ACA is still the law of the land, and comprehensive health coverage including key consumer protections like no discrimination against people with pre-existing health conditions, is still available to consumers who need to get covered. Most marketplace shoppers will qualify for… Read More

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