Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center’s new Wellness Center hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house on February 27. In attendance were members of the Claxton-Hepburn board of directors, local mental health providers, community members and hospital staff. Wellness Center employees were on-hand to talk with visitors and provide tours of the center, and light refreshments were served.
The Wellness Center, an outpatient mental health clinic, is located on the fourth floor of the Claxton-Hepburn. The Center is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and is accepting patients 18 and older. Appointments can be made by calling 315-713-5720. Shown in the front row cutting the ribbon is Wellness Center staff Lisa Burnham, Crystal Simmons, NPP-BC, Dhruv Modi, MD, Pakkam Rajasekaran, MD, Board President Chet Truskowski, President and CEO Nate Howell, Jim Regan from Senator Patty Ritchie’s office, and Wellness Center staff Kristin Brown, LCSW-R, David Nelson, LCSW, and Terry Young.