Monthly Archives: April 2014


New Patient to Open Door?

  At Open Door we consider ourselves partners in your care team. We will help you develop your own personalized care plan and help coordinate and advocate with other health or wellness teams you are a part of. [fancy-title type="h3"]Preparing For Your Appointment[/fancy-title] Bring a list of your current medications (or bring the bottles) so [...]

Infographic: Brain Teasers

Your brain is an organ like no other. When it’s healthy, its potential is truly hard to, um, wrap your brain around. Its biggest foes are Alzheimer’s disease, Huntington’s disease and multiple sclerosis, which can rob us of our ability to think, reason and remember.

By | April 29th, 2014|Communications|0 Comments

What is Medi-Cal?

[title-subtitle-heading subtitle="Healthcare Coverage For Your Family"]Medi-Cal[/title-subtitle-heading] Medi-cal is California's state Medicaid program. 8 million people in California are already signed up for free or discounted healthcare. At Open Door we believe everyone has the right to quality health care! Our Member Services Department can help you sign up for Medi-Cal, and other programs, to assist [...]

By | April 23rd, 2014|Communications, Member Services|0 Comments

Del Norte Women’s Health Fair

[title-subtitle-heading subtitle="Celebrating National Women’s Health Week"]2014 Women's Health Fair[/title-subtitle-heading] Friday, May 9     8:30 am – 5:00 pm Del Norte Community Health Center Katrina Groves, MD; Laura Lyons, FNP, PA-C; Melody Pope, FNPS will be available to answer your questions on Women’s Health Issues FREE FOR WOMEN WITHOUT INSURANCE Breast Exams and Pap Smears Please call [...]

5 Things to Know Now that the 1st ACA Open Enrollment Period is “Over”

5 Things to Know Now that the 1st ACA Open Enrollment Period is “Over” The historic first open enrollment period for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“ACA”, “health care reform”, or “ObamaCare”) has officially come to a close as of April 15, 2014. However, there are a few important things everyone should know. [...]

By | April 18th, 2014|Communications|0 Comments

UPDATE: Affordable Care Act After The Deadline

April 3, 2014 Historic 1st Enrollment Period of the Affordable Care Act: Brief Extension Announced. What does this mean for our community? “I missed the deadline of March 31. What now?” If you missed open enrollment or didn’t complete your application you’ll likely see a penalty on your 2014 taxes. However, Covered California announced on [...]

By | April 8th, 2014|Communications|0 Comments