In The News

Thank you for your interest in Family Care Network! Below are links to news and articles featuring Family Care Network.

For media inquiries, please contact:
Michele Anderson, Sr. Projects, Marketing & Communications Manager
Phone: (360) 318-8800
Fax: (360) 318-1085

 

March 22, 2020

Local medical facilities (including FCN) request donations of PPE.
https://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/coronavirus/article241375606.html

March 19, 2020

Rodney Anderson, MD interview with KIRO7 News regarding shortage of COVID-19 testing supplies.
https://www.kiro7.com/video/?id=4861766

March 11, 2020

Update on Family Care Network building in Blaine.
https://www.thenorthernlight.com/stories/family-care-network-facility-could-open-by-mid-2021,9802?

February 19, 2020

Family Care Network metioned in article regarding changes to Bay Medical Clinic aquisition.
https://www.thenorthernlight.com/stories/family-care-network-shares-further-details-of-its-proposal,8264?

October 20, 2019

Family Care Network featured on Whatcom Report, reporting on healthcare in rural areas:
https://kgmi.com/podcasts/the-whatcom-report-october-20-2019/

October 15, 2019

Mount Vernon Urgent Care expands hours:
https://www.goskagit.com/news/local_news/business-briefly/article_b9c808bb-4ae4-5749-975c-1bfeeebd68da.html

October 1, 2019

Urgent Care expands to Lynden, extends hours in Mount Vernon. All locations open to FCN and non-FCN patients.
https://www.familycarenetwork.com/news/urgent-care-expands-lynden-extends-hours-mount-vernon

October 1, 2019

Two Family Care Network physicians were voted Best Family Practitioner in Bellingham Alive's Best of the Northwest 2019 poll:

  • GOLD: Karen O'Keefe, MD - Bellignham Bay Family Medicine
  • SILVER: John Hiemstra, DO - Lynden Family Medicine

https://issuu.com/klmedia/docs/1910_ba_web?fr=sMjg0NjMzNjMz&mc_cid=98c103723b&mc_eid=8a7ffce52c

September, 2019

Family Care Network purchases property in Blaine for a new medical clinic.
https://www.thenorthernlight.com/stories/city-of-blaine-family-care-network-reach-property-deal,8374?

September, 2019

North Cascade Family Physicians was selected as a top 3 finalist for Best Medical Facility in goskagit.com's Skagit's Best 2019.
https://www.goskagit.com/contests/skagitsbest/#//

August 29, 2019

Greg Anderson, MD (Bellingham Bay Family Medicine) featured in KING5 news story on Parkscriptions: 
https://www.king5.com/article/news/health/xxx/281-80ced5ef-ab61-4c74-837c-56d8187be32e

August 23, 2019

Laura Fox, MD (Bellingham Bay Family Medicine) features in Washington State Governer's Office article about Parkscriptions: https://medium.com/wagovernor/program-elevates-patients-health-by-encouraging-any-contact-with-the-outdoors-5bcd32e4b64f

August 21, 2019

Family Care Network shares plans for new medical clinic in Blaine.
https://www.thenorthernlight.com/stories/family-care-network-shares-further-details-of-its-proposal,8264?

May 1, 2019

Family Care Network providers featured in Outdoor Magazine article about "The Nature Cure": https://www.outsideonline.com/2393660/science-newest-miracle-drug-free 

December 5, 2018

Dr. Leah Embree joins Birch Bay Family Medicine:
https://www.thenorthernlight.com/stories/new-doctor-welcomed-to-birch-bay,6497?

March/April, 2018

Family Care Network's Greg Anderson, MD featured in Washington Trails Association feature on Parkscriptions program.
https://www.wta.org/news/magazine/features/the-power-of-parks

March 17, 2017

Family Care Network adds laboratory services:
https://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/local/article138989883.html