In The News

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

February 2024

Family Care Network to submint building permits for Blaine medical facility, CEO says,30551

August 2023

January 2023

Pacific Northwest Health Perks

September 2022

August 2022

May 2021

First child in the 12- to 15-year-old age group receives the COVID-19 vaccine

Teens and COVID Vaccines…

April 2021

March 2021

These 38,000 Whatcom County residents will be eligible for COVID-19 vaccines this week

Whatcom County Community Vaccination Center opens to public March 13…

Vaccine supply remains limited.

February 2021

Significant improvement in vaccine allocation ‘weeks — possibly months’ away in Whatcom

Up to 5,000 people a week could get COVID-19 vaccine at this Bellingham site starting in March

Whatcom receives no first doses of COVID-19 vaccines this week as state shifts focus

County sends letter to Inslee on reopening plan…

Where to find the COVID-19 vaccine and who can get it in Whatcom County

Whatcom County officials question COVID vaccine shortage…

Vaccine supply still not meeting demand…

Vaccine availability updates

To make an appointment for vaccination with Family Care Network…

January 2021

COVID-19 vaccine now offered to people 65 and older…

Anxious Whatcom residents jam phone lines seeking appointments for COVID-19 vaccine

Flood of calls to healthcare providers — please do not phone in!…


Family Care Network project delayed five months…

March 22, 2020

Local medical facilities (including FCN) request donations of PPE.

March 19, 2020

Rodney Anderson, MD interview with KIRO7 News regarding shortage of COVID-19 testing supplies.

March 11, 2020

February 19, 2020

Family Care Network metioned in article regarding changes to Bay Medical Clinic aquisition.,8264?

October 20, 2019

Family Care Network featured on Whatcom Report, reporting on healthcare in rural areas:

October 1, 2019

Urgent Care expands to Lynden, extends hours in Mount Vernon. All locations open to FCN and non-FCN patients.

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

September 2019

Family Care Network purchases property in Blaine for a new medical clinic.,8374?

North Cascade Family Physicians was selected as a top 3 finalist for Best Medical Facility in’s Skagit’s Best 2019.

August 29, 2019

Greg Anderson, MD (Bellingham Bay Family Medicine) featured in KING5 news story on Parkscriptions:

August 23, 2019

Laura Fox, MD (Bellingham Bay Family Medicine) features in Washington State Governer’s Office article about Parkscriptions:

August 21, 2019

May 1, 2019

Family Care Network providers featured in Outdoor Magazine article about “The Nature Cure”:

December 5, 2019

March/April, 2018

Family Care Network’s Greg Anderson, MD featured in Washington Trails Association feature on Parkscriptions program.

March 17, 2017

Family Care Network adds laboratory services:
Family Care Network, In the News

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