NEVADA CITY, Calif June 24, 2021 – Sierra Household Well being Heart lately welcomed two new suppliers to their built-in well being observe.
Christie Jacques, DDS joins current dental care suppliers Dr. Bozhidar Popov and Dr. Steven Marshall in serving the dental wants of our group from Sierra Household’s Tyler Foote dental facility.
Dr. Jacques has in depth expertise in oral analysis, restorative dental remedy, prosthodontics, and dealing with pediatric sufferers. She is keen about her work, and has a various background in healthcare, together with as a registered nurse earlier in her profession.
Dr. Jacques acquired her DDS from Loma Linda College, and her Grasp in Nursing from the College of Arizona. Dr. Jacques is bilingual and shares an eagerness to serve Spanish talking sufferers.
Jenelle Okkerse, LMFT, lately joined the Behavioral Well being crew at Sierra Household Well being Heart. She is a licensed marriage and household therapist with over fifteen years of expertise working with youngsters and households, and has further experience helping people, households and restoration teams in an inpatient drug and alcohol rehab setting.
She makes a speciality of particular person remedy, ladies’s points, couple’s remedy, EMDR, Cognitive Behavioral Remedy, habit/codependency, and she or he makes use of artwork as a therapeutic course of.
“My purpose is to be current and supportive with shoppers as we work collectively to search out their hope, function and a decision to points that block their path to a satisfying life,” she shares.
Debra Plass, Chief Government Officer of Sierra Household, explains, “We’re thrilled to develop our crew. In mild of the truth that many sufferers delayed receiving care or primary well being checkups in the course of the previous 12 months, we’re working to maintain our group wholesome from head to toe.”
She additionally shares the well being middle’s vital position as a Federally Certified Well being Heart. “Caring for our group is each our mission and our mandate from the federal government. We’re right here to look after any affected person, no matter their monetary potential to pay.”
Sierra Household Well being Heart is accepting new sufferers, and accepts Medi-Cal and most industrial insurances. A sliding scale is out there for these with out insurance coverage.
Sierra Household Well being Heart is a Federally Certified Well being Heart offering complete, compassionate, and high quality medical, dental, and behavioral well being care to a culturally various group of Nevada and Yuba Counties in California. As a middle of therapeutic, studying and caring, precedence is positioned on preventive well being applications that enhance the final well being of all people served, no matter race, intercourse, shade, age, nationwide origin, incapacity, political or non secular beliefs, sexual orientation, or potential of shoppers to pay for providers.