Category: Community Health News
Dr. Evan Ashkin has received a UNC Diversity Award in recognition of his efforts at furthering equity and inclusion in primary care and community health. Dr. Ashkin is the director and founder of the Formerly Incarcerated Transitions (FIT) Program, regional medical director for Community Care of NC, and a provider at Piedmont Health Services.
UNC Family Medicine is sponsoring a regional health advisory meeting on Tuesday May 15, 2018 from 5:30-7:30. Leaders from eight counties surrounding UNCHCS will come to hear more details on the NC Medicaid Waiver and the Social Determinants of Health as well as discussing the possibility of a regional health assessment process. This group has met … Continued
After a successful start, the UNC Family Medicine Center’s Weight Management Program is expanding. During the last year, counselors have worked individually with more than 80 patients at the Family Medicine Center. Our results show that 60% of patients with at least four visits lost some weight, and 100% reported satisfaction with the care provided