KVHC Flu Clinics – October 2016

Help KVHC BEAT THE BUG in October!

Dental Hygiene Services Now Available in Ashland – Schedule Your Cleaning Today!


Dental Hygiene Services Now Available in Brownville – Schedule Your Cleaning Today!


KVHC Flu Clinics 2016

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KVHC Welcomes Dr. David Thao


Katahdin Valley Health Center

Welcomes Our New PODIATRIST

Dr. David Thao

KVHC welcomes Dr. David Thao as the newest member of our patient care team. Dr. Thao was born in Thailand, and raised in Minnesota. A veteran of the US Navy, he received his Bachelor’s degree from Minnesota State University and completed his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery. Dr. Thao is relocating to Maine from Enterprise, Alabama with his wife and two children. Dr. Thao shares KVHC’s passion for providing access to affordable, high quality health care services to those in need. He is looking forward to the natural beauty of Maine, and sharing in KVHC’s vision.
KVHC is pleased to provide podiatry services to all members of the communities we serve. Dr. Thao will begin seeing patients at KVHC clinics in September. For more information or to schedule your appointment, call KVHC today!


KVHC Celebrates National Health Center Week 2016


May Medicare Seminars

What is Medicare?
Am I eligible for these benefits?
Learn more about Medicare!

Tammy Delong from the Aroostook Agency on Aging, along with KVHC’s Patient Eligibility Team, will be hosting Medicare Seminars on the following dates. These events are open to anyone in the communities we serve. We will answer any questions you may have about Medicare parts A, B, and D. Learn how these Medicare benefits may be able to help you and your family. Katahdin Valley Health Center’s Patient Eligibility Team Megan Day, Tina McNinch, and Mary Michaud are excited to attend these seminars to help you with your Medicare benefits and coverage questions!

May 18th, 2016 – 9:00 am – 11:00am
59 Bangor St., Houlton

May 25th, 2016 – 9:00 am – 11:00am
33 Walker St., Ashland

2016 Casey White Memorial Scholarship

Click Here to download the 2016 Casey White Memorial Scholarship Application

The Katahdin Valley Health Center Casey White Memorial Scholarship was established in 2012 in memory of V. Casey White. Casey had returned to college after many years in the workforce to pursue a career in Health Care and ultimately obtain his licensure as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Once Casey became an FNP, he practiced for over 30 years providing health care to the people in the Houlton area region. After his untimely passing in February of 2012, Katahdin Valley Health center chose to honor Casey’s memory by creating a scholarship. The scholarship is for individuals with a commitment like Casey’s to pursue higher education while being a member of the workforce, a non-traditional student and well after high school. The KVHC Casey White Memorial scholarship is a $3,000 award that is disbursed annually. The award is paid upon successful completion of the first semester of college with a 2.5 or higher GPA on a 4.0 scale. Recipients may re-apply for this award annually for three years.

All forms must be submitted and postmarked by no later than April 15th. The Scholarship Committee will review applications, and decisions will be mailed to applicants by no later than May 30th.

For more information about this scholarship, please e-mail cwscholarship@kvhc.org!

Behavioral Health and Counseling Services: Mark Thurlow, LCSW


Affordable Care Act Enrollment Assistance – January Meetings

Do you need Affordable Health Insurance?

Katahdin Valley Health Center will be hosting meetings on the Affordable Care Act, with Certified Application Counselors available to answer questions about the Act. Light refreshments will be served at the meetings.

January 14th, 2016 – 4:00 pm – 6:00pm
50 Summer St., Millinocket

Application Counselors: Megan Day and Cindee Perkins

January 21st, 2016 – 4:00 pm – 6:00pm
33 Walker St., Ashland

Application Counselors: Mary Michaud and Megan Day

January 26th, 2016 – 4:00 pm – 6:00pm
59 Bangor St., Houlton

Application Counselors: Megan Day and Tina McNinch

January 27th, 2016 – 4:00 pm – 6:00pm
30 Houlton St., Patten

Application Counselors: Megan Day and Tina McNinch

January 28th, 2016 – 4:00 pm – 6:00pm
180 Main Road, Brownville

Application Counselors: Megan Day and Cindee Perkins

Certified Application Counselors are also available to answer your Affordable Care Act questions Monday through Friday at 1-866-366-5842 extension 325.