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DIABETES: What You Should Know

DIABETES: What You Should Know

If you aren’t living with diabetes, there’s a good chance that at least one of the friends or loved ones who you’ll see this upcoming holiday season is affected by the disease. In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 30 million people in the […]

2019-10-31T18:03:11+00:00November 5th, 2019|

Health Insurance Marketplace

Are You Covered?

Health Insurance Marketplace Now Open Through December 15

November 1 marked the beginning of open enrollment for 2020 health insurance coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace. Since debuting in 2013, the Health Insurance Marketplace has provided access to low-cost healthcare coverage for millions who would otherwise be without health insurance or who are interested […]

2019-10-31T17:50:49+00:00November 1st, 2019|

Breast Cancer Awareness

The Fight Doesn’t End October 31
Moving beyond awareness and into peace-of-mind with annual mammograms

October marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a time set aside each year to review our knowledge of this disease, shine a spotlight on its risks and symptoms, and raise awareness of how we can help fight it.

According to the Centers for Disease […]

2019-10-03T12:44:14+00:00October 3rd, 2019|

Immunization Awareness

Getting in the Immunization Routine: Regular vaccinations support individual and community health

With summer drawing to a close, it will soon be time to focus on getting back into more “normal” routines. After-school practices, homework, carpool duties and the like become the order of the day once more. But there’s another routine that shouldn’t be ignored […]

2019-07-29T11:41:15+00:00July 29th, 2019|

Making Communities Healthier Takes 24/7/365 Teamwork

by Bob Gomes, CEO, Canyon Vista Medical Center

At Canyon Vista Medical Center, we know that it takes around-the-clock efforts and dedicated teamwork to provide the highest quality care for our neighbors and achieve our mission of Making Communities Healthier®. Every spring, it is our privilege to celebrate our healthcare providers and community partners and honor […]

2019-05-06T12:23:48+00:00May 3rd, 2019|

Arizona Nurse Honor Guard of Cochise County Instituted

(Left to right) Volunteer Liaison: Amber Hooper, President: Tori Child, CVMC Critical Care Director and Vice-President: Anna Ray, CVMC Pre-hospital Clinical Coordinator and Secretary: Gina Florez, and Board of Trustees member and Community Liaison: Lorna Cook

(Sierra Vista, AZ – May 1, 2019) – Cochise County […]

2019-05-07T13:27:38+00:00May 1st, 2019|

Canyon Vista Medical Center Welcomes Certified Nurse Midwife, Madeleine Belizaire

(Sierra Vista, AZ – March 5, 2019) – Canyon Vista Medical Center welcomes Madeleine Belizaire, CNM, WHNP, Obstetrics and Gynecology. Madeleine is a Certified Nurse Midwife and Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner specifically trained to provide care for the following: comprehensive contraceptive services, complete gynecologic care, routine pregnancy management, hormone replacement therapy, menopause management, and more.

Madeleine […]

2019-03-05T15:11:42+00:00March 5th, 2019|

Canyon Vista Medical Center Welcomes Vascular & General Surgeon, Dr. Louis Musso, DO

(Sierra Vista, AZ – February 18, 2019) – Canyon Vista Medical Center welcomes Dr. Louis Musso, DO, Vascular & General Surgeon. Dr. Musso is board certified by the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons in Vascular and General Surgery. He is trained in general surgery procedures including surgery for bowel, breast, thyroid, parathyroid, and hernias. Dr. […]

2019-02-21T12:50:26+00:00February 18th, 2019|

The 3-Step Approach to Fight Flu this Flu Season

Flu is a potentially serious, contagious disease. It can cause mild to severe illness. Serious outcomes of flu can lead to hospitalization and even death. CDC recommends a three-step approach to fight flu:

  1. Get a flu vaccine.Everyone 6 months and older should get a flu vaccine by the end of October. Getting a flu vaccine every year […]
2019-02-11T14:24:35+00:00February 11th, 2019|