The Neighborhood Health Clinic Heelers will wear the winning design at the Walk for the Way on Sept 29. The winning design will also be submitted in the United Way’s T-Shirt contest.Read More
The Neighborhood Health Clinic is in need of:
- Medical 2032 batteries
- AAA batteries
The Medical 2032 batteries are used for glucometers to help our diabetic patients manage their blood sugar. The AAA batteries will be used for the dictation units. The next time you are doing online shopping or in a store please consider purchasing a pack of batteries for the Clinic. Battery contributions can be delivered to Pamela Nolasco, Clinic office manager. For more information about supplies needed, please call Pamela at 239.260.2082.
Thank you to everyone who generously donated pens during the month of July! Visit our Facebook Page to see some photos of pen deliveries.… Read more...Read More
By Angie Tabone
Each year over 300 people die from heat and sun related illnesses in the United States. For Naples, it is not uncommon for daily temperatures to reach over 90 degrees during the month of August, increasing the risk of heat related illnesses for many residents including the Clinic’s patients. Along with the elderly and those who work outdoors, certain medical conditions and medications that also increase the risk. These are some of the symptoms of heat illnesses:
- Sever cramps
- Hot flushed skin
- An irregular heartbeat
- Cold clammy skin
The best way to avoid sun and heat related complications is to remain indoors with an air conditioner during the hottest part of the day. Yet, for many who utilize the Neighborhood Health Clinic services this… Read more...
This July, at their convention in Nashville, TN, The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) honored Billings’ Steinway Piano Gallery as one of Americas Top 100 Music Dealers and the Physicians’ Talent Show as the Outstanding Promotional Event of 2011.
NAMM is the not-for-profit association with more than 9,000 member companies in 87 countries that strengthen the global musical instruments and products industry, while promoting the pleasures and benefits of making music.
The Physicians’ Talent Showcase was born from Greg and Sara Billings shared interest. She is a Registered Nurse with a love of music. He is a musician, writer and businessman with a fascination for medicine. Both are committed to helping the disadvantaged. Together they produce the annual showcase which brings physicians and their musical talents together at the Sugden Theatre in Naples to … Read more...Read More
Spread the news! The Neighborhood Health Clinic is once again teaming up with the California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) at Waterside Shops to bring you PhilanthroPizza. This year instead of just having one day to enjoy a meal at CPK to benefit the Clinic, there will be two! On October 19th and 20th head over and present this flier to your server at CPK and they will donate 20% of the bill to the Neighborhood Health Clinic. Make copies and hand them out to your neighbors, co-workers, social groups, and whoever else you may run into. The more fliers that are handed in with the payment of a meal, the more the Clinic can do to serve their patients.