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28 04, 2020

Ranitidine (Zantac) Recall

By |2020-04-28T18:30:30-07:00April 28th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Ranitidine (Zantac) Recall

Ranitidine (Zantac) is no longer available for purchase. If you need a replacement medication, call your Open Door care team for an appointment to discuss your options. The Federal Drug Administration (FDA) gives details in their press announcement: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced it is requesting [...]

12 04, 2020

Planning Your Healthcare In Advance

By |2020-04-28T14:03:02-07:00April 12th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Planning Your Healthcare In Advance

“Plans are worthless, but planning is everything. There is a very great distinction because when you are planning for an emergency you must start with this one thing: the very definition of "emergency" is that it is unexpected, therefore it is not going to happen the way you are [...]

6 04, 2020

Community Resources During COVID-19 Response

By |2020-04-28T19:16:49-07:00April 6th, 2020|Coronavirus, News, Public Health, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Community Resources During COVID-19 Response

Open Door’s integrated support services teams are available to assist our care teams, patients & the community learn about available programs and access eligible benefits directly over the phone. Contact the Member Services Department at (707) 269-7073 or your clinic’s Case Manager for detailed and up-to-date resource information. Below [...]

31 03, 2020

Help Your Children Keep Their Teeth For Life

By |2020-03-31T11:19:17-07:00March 31st, 2020|Burre Dental Center|Comments Off on Help Your Children Keep Their Teeth For Life

Caring for your infant’s teeth begins the moment they are born. From birth until about six months of age, you should clean your child’s gums. Gently rub a damp cloth over the gums after each meal. Once teeth appear it’s time to brush the teeth twice each day with [...]

31 03, 2020

Pregancy and Your Oral Health

By |2020-03-31T11:17:48-07:00March 31st, 2020|Burre Dental Center|Comments Off on Pregancy and Your Oral Health

When you are pregnant, your hormonal activity increases, which can lead to “pregnancy gingivitis.” If you ignore it, gingivitis can develop into a chronic infection of the teeth, gums, and jawbone that can even lead to tooth loss. Gingivitis can also affect the health of your unborn baby and [...]

31 03, 2020

Smoking and Your Oral Health

By |2020-03-31T11:25:02-07:00March 31st, 2020|Burre Dental Center|Comments Off on Smoking and Your Oral Health

By now almost everyone knows that smoking has been linked with lung disease, cancer, and heart disease. But most people are not aware that smokers are much more likely to have serious dental and oral health problems. Periodontal disease is an infection of the teeth, gums, and the bone [...]

27 03, 2020

COVID-19 & Temporary Reduction to Workforce

By |2020-03-27T13:34:19-07:00March 27th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on COVID-19 & Temporary Reduction to Workforce

Due to changes in best practices for health care delivery during the COVID-19 pandemic Open Door is deferring routine appointment types and preventative dental services. These necessary protective measures require in a temporary reduction in our dental workforce. Our health centers remain open for essential dental services. We ask our community [...]

27 03, 2020

COVID-19 Trusted Sources Of Information

By |2020-04-06T11:30:24-07:00March 27th, 2020|Coronavirus, News, Public Health|Comments Off on COVID-19 Trusted Sources Of Information

Below are the best resources for information about COVID-19: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Humboldt County Department of Public Health Humboldt Health Alert Partnership HealthPlan of California (PDF) Information St. Joseph Health Online Self-Assessment Tool American Diabetes Association’s COVID-19 Diabetes Resources

25 03, 2020

COVID-19 Diabetes Resources

By |2020-04-06T11:30:13-07:00March 25th, 2020|Coronavirus, News, Public Health|Comments Off on COVID-19 Diabetes Resources

Important Information For Patients with Diabetes Trusted Sources of Information About Implications of COVID-19 for People with Diabetes: CDC: COVID-19 The Diabetes Disaster Response Coalition DiaTribe: Coronavirus Preparation Strategies American Diabetes Association ADCES (Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists) JDRF: Coronavirus TCYOD: COVID-19 Video Medscape [...]

21 03, 2020

COVID-19 & Temporary Reduction to Workforce

By |2020-03-27T16:21:06-07:00March 21st, 2020|Coronavirus, News, Public Health|Comments Off on COVID-19 & Temporary Reduction to Workforce

Due to changes in best practices for health care delivery during the COVID-19 pandemic Open Door is deferring routine appointment types and preventative dental services. These necessary protective measures require in a temporary reduction in our dental workforce. Our health centers remain open for essential dental services. We ask our community [...]

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