Crossville tiene un nuevo centro de salud


New Cumberland County Health Department Open House

NASHVILLE, Tenn.– El Comisionado de Salud del estado, John Dreyzehner , MD, MPH, junto con otros funcionarios estatales y locales inauguran el miércoles, 20 de marzo, las nuevas instalaciones del Departamento de Salud del Condado Cumberland en Crossville.

El Proyecto de Atención Primaria del Departamento de Salud de Alto Cumberland recibió 4.5 millones dólares del gobierno federal para la construcción de una nueva clínica. El Departamento de Salud del Condado Cumberland es un centro de salud federalmente calificado y es respuesta a una mayor demanda de servicios en el condado. El centro de salud actualmente ofrece más de 29,700 visitas de pacientes por año en el área que son médicamente subatendidos.

La nueva clínica de salud se ha construido como una instalación ecológicamente sostenible construida de acuerdo con el Diseño Ambiental y de energía LEED, un requisito de certificación del nivel Plata.

ENGLISH

NASHVILLE, Tenn.  − Tennessee Health Commissioner John Dreyzehner, MD, MPH, will join other state and local officials on Wednesday, March 20, at the open house at the new Cumberland County Health Department in Crossville.

The Tennessee Department of Health Upper Cumberland Primary Care Project received a $4.5 million U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration grant to construct a new Cumberland County Health Department clinic. The Cumberland County Health Department is a federally qualified health center and had outgrown its previous facility due to increased demand for services. The current health center provides more than 29,700 patient visits annually in the medically-underserved area.

The new health clinic has been constructed as an environmentally sustainable facility built according to the United States Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, or LEED, Silver level certification requirements.

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