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LCHC informs critical Massachusetts Health Equity Blueprint recommendations for legislature

LCHC’s broad advocacy work is critical to our comprehensive mission. We are constantly informed through our close relationships in the Lynn community (including our staff and board members), and we take seriously the necessary mandate to be a bridge in elevating these needs to the political levels of institutional change. Without actively and boldly advocating for redesigned social systems to meet every social determinant of health, our community’s health status is severely limited. 

Throughout 2020, our CEO Dr. Kiame Mahaniah was part of the ...

“Building the Plane as We Fly,” Lessons Learned from COVID-19 a conversation between Actor/Writer Jason Mantzoukas and CEO Dr. Kiame Mahaniah

Watch the first in a series of virtual dialogues in preparation for our 50th +1 Anniversary celebration.

 

 

Join CEO Dr. Kiame Mahaniah and Actor/Writer Jason Mantzoukas, son of LCHC founder and current Board member Bill Mantzoukas, as they discuss parts of our response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

As we saw this pandemic unfolding, how did we plan for it, and how did those preparations work out? How did we adjust so quickly to quickly as new information kept coming out about the virus? How did we shift the ways we treated and saw...

Join our Team! Seeking Community Outreach Workers and Call Center Ambassadors. Make a difference today!

Engage. Educate. Encourage. Empower.  Join us in bringing vaccine education and access to our community! 

 

Now hiring Community Outreach and Registration Team Members! Let’s hit the streets together. Let’s meet our neighbors, invite conversation, forge new relationships, and make a difference in the health and wellbeing of others! 

 

What you need to know: 

Flexible hours: days, evening, and weekends. Full and part-time positions available.  Training provided....

City of Lynn, Lynn Community Health Center and Mass General Brigham Announce Joint Mobile COVID-19 Vaccination Operation

LYNN – The City of Lynn Department of Public Health, Lynn Community Health Center (LCHC) and Mass General Brigham (MGB) are pleased to announce a joint, mobile COVID-19 vaccination operation. The goal of this mobile vaccination program is to meet people where they are in order to reduce barriers to vaccination in our hard to reach communities.

Eligible community partners for mobile vaccination clinics include Lynn businesses, community organizations, or places of worship. Registration for a mobile clinic is available through the link below, and once it is submitted, staff...

The 21st Century Cures Act: What does it mean to me as a patient of LCHC?

Lynn Community Health Center already releases most provider notes and lab information when your provider closes the visit. Beginning Friday March 19, 2021, we will be making more information visible in MyChart.

What is changing? This change encourages patients to become more engaged and active in the decisions and choices surrounding their medical care. It is now easier to share your medical information with a family member or others, but only if you choose. You are in full control of who has access to your data in MyChart, which means you are in full control of your...

Recuperative Care Center Updated Referral Sheet

We have updated our Recuperative Care Center Referral Sheet to be more streamlined and removes the need for signing the Release of information that has been a large barrier to processing referrals.

New LCHC WIC Program to support breastfeeding

North Shore WIC is happy to announce that we have received a grant to promote the USDAs Breastfeeding Campaign Learn Together, Grow Together. WIC moms can now be paired with other moms through the Buddy Program to share the ups and downs of their breastfeeding journey together. To learn more contact North Shore WIC at 781-599-7290. And please visit the new informative Breastfeeding website and...

LCHC COVID Testing Site to Move and Expand

On October 13, two 60-foot trailers will be delivered to the Buffum Street Parking Lot and will become Lynn Community Health Center’s expanded COVID-19 Testing Site.  The health center’s current site, located in the Element Care Parking Lot at 9 Buffum Street, uses tents from the City of Lynn Fire Department to protect patients and staff from the elements.  The more permanent structures will make it easier for the health center to offer testing services through the winter.

“COVID-19 is still a serious concern in our community and is likely to remain so for a long...

LCHC Notifies Patients About Data Security Incident

January 21, 2021 – Lynn Community Health Center (“LCHC”) announced today that it is notifying patients of a recent data security incident that impacted the email account of a LCHC employee.

On November 25, 2020, LCHC learned that an unauthorized individual had gained access to the email account of one of its employees as a result of a phishing scheme. Phishing is when an outside party replicates an email from a trusted source and directs it to a third party prompting the third-party recipient to respond as a means to gain unauthorized access to the email account of the...

Mobile Market 2020-2021 Dates

The LCHC Mobile Market is a monthly distribution of fresh fruits and vegetables in partnership with the Greater Boston Food Bank. Below is the schedule for 2020-2021.  

Registration is required. Once you are registered you will recevie an ID/Scan card that you will use to check in each month. There are several ways you can register or request a replacement card:

You can ask your medical or behavioral health provider at your next visit—either in-person or Telehealth You can call our WIC department at 781-599-7290 You can email ...

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