Missouri Highlands Expands Access To Care With Henry Schein Cares Donations

January 12, 2015

MISSOURI HIGHLANDS HEALTH CARE EXPANDS ACCESS TO CARE WITH DONATIONS FROM HENRY SCHEIN CARES

Enables underserved population to Receive Care in 2015

Ellington, Missouri, January 6, 2015 ,- Missouri Highlands Health Care announced today that it has received a donation of health care products under a grant from the Henry Schein Cares Global Product Donation Program. Through this program, Henry Schein, Inc., the world’s largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health, and medical practitioners, provides several health care product donations valued at $5,000–$25,000 each over the course of two years to Missouri Highlands Health Care.

The grant will enable Missouri Highlands Health Care to more effectively carry out its mission and expand its ability to provide care to underserved population in Carter, Reynolds, Shannon, Iron, Ripley, Butler and Wayne. With the help of Henry Schein Cares, access to health care for underserved and at-risk populations around the world in the areas of wellness, prevention, treatment and education, emergency preparedness and relief, and capacity building is possible.

Missouri Highlands Health Care, a non-profit organization and federally qualified health center, endeavors to meet the primary and preventive health care needs of the residents of Carter, Reynolds, Shannon, Iron, Ripley, Butler, and Wayne counties in Missouri. Missouri Highlands Health Care commits to providing high quality, cost effective care and services to all patients, regardless of payer source.

Missouri Highlands Health Care places particular emphasis on care provided to uninsured and underinsured patients. We accept Medicaid, Medicare, most insurance and offer a sliding fee scale for patients that are uninsured or underinsured that is based on household income and size. For more information, visit our website at www.mohigh.org and like Missouri Highlands Health Care on Facebook