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CHP Names Director of Operations

Most recently the director of patient relations at Berkshire Medical Center, Gariepy has also worked as program director at Childcare of the Berkshires and at The Brien Center as a human rights representative and case manager.

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CHP Adds Nurse Practitioner, Social Worker at Northern Berkshire Medical Practices

Community Health Programs has expanded its Northern Berkshires practices with two new health care providers: a social worker and nurse practitioner.

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Flu Shot: It's That Time Again

Although Massachusetts has historically ranked high in its overall immunization rates 50 percent of all residents received vaccines in 2015-16 flu season that percentage dropped from 55 percent the year before. The lowest rates of vaccination are in residents 18-49 40 percent for the 2015-16 season, but vaccine rates for all age groups (except young children) dropped slightly as well.

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Berkshire Fallon Health Collaborative Unveils Mobile Health Unit

The Berkshire Fallon Mobile Health Unit will be staffed by Community Health Programs' medical and operations staff during its visits to various Berkshire locations.

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Navigating the Farmers Market: Best Food, Best Deals

Dozens of these farms operate right here in the Berkshire region, so if you want the freshest food, buying from farmers close to your home is a great first step.