Centura Health Announces Belmar Neighborhood Health Center to Open Spring 2015

(ENGLEWOOD, COLO.) As part of Colorado Health Neighborhoods, Centura Health is proud to announce Centura Health's Belmar Neighborhood Health Center opening Spring of 2015 in Lakewood, Colo. The neighborhood health center will be located in the Walgreens at Wadsworth Blvd. & Alameda, and will directly serve Lakewoods population health needs by providing health care solutions where identified gaps in health care services and resources exist. The neighborhood health center, along with other community health resources including physician practices, hospitals, urgent/emergency care, diagnostics, imaging, a virtual resource center, Centura Health at Home, senior living, the Healthcare Clinic at select Walgreens locations and more, make up Colorado Health Neighborhoods, a network designed to support the health and wellness of individuals throughout the region.

Funding for the $2 million project is made possible by Catholic Health Initiatives, co-sponsor of Centura Health. Construction on the 8,200-square foot center in Lakewood is underway and will include:

 

  • A unique no-wait concept for consumer convenience
  • Physicians and mid-level providers for primary care
  • Health and wellness services delivered to the customers room, such as nutrition counseling and wellness strategies
     

This center represents a consumer-centric approach to health care in which Centura Health has conducted extensive research regarding the Lakewood communitys health needs and will deliver personalized health care based on those findings. Centura Healths Belmar Neighborhood Health Center will offer primary care and wellness services.

As we continue to move upstream and better manage the health of our communities, we are fulfilling our healing Mission to provide an outstanding health care experience for nearby residents with our new location in Belmar, stated Jeff Brickman, President and CEO of St. Anthony Hospital and President of the Mountains and North Denver Operating Group.

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About Centura Health

 

Centura Health connects individuals, families and neighborhoods across Colorado and western Kansas with more than 6,000 physicians and 18,100 of the best hearts and minds in health care. Through our 15 hospitals, six senior living communities, health neighborhoods, physician practices and clinics, home care and hospice services, and Flight For Life Colorado, we are making the regions best health care accessible and affordable in every community we serve. We believe you can inspire the people you care about to live healthier lives by encouraging them to do the little things that can make a big difference. Were Centura Health, and were here for your health. For information about Centura Health or any of the facilities in our network, please visit www.centura.org.