Due to hazardous weather conditions our Clarksville clinic will be closed and our Nashville and Smyrna clinics will open at 10:00 a.m. today, February 10, 2016.

Matthew Walker Health Center News

    • 25 JAN 16
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    Still Don’t Have Health Insurance?

    Still Don’t Have Health Insurance?

    You May Still Be Eligible For Health Insurance for 2016. Visit us at our Nashville, Clarksville, McGruder Family Resource Center enrollment locations for free assistance, no appointment necessary.  Call our Enrollment Office at 615-942-1381 for more information!

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    • 20 JAN 16
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    Weather Conditions

    Weather Conditions

    Due to hazardous weather conditions and for the safety of our staff and patients the Clarksville clinic will be closed and our Nashville and Smyrna clinics will open at 10:00 a.m. today, February 10, 2016. 

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    • 29 DEC 15
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    Having a Healthy Attitude!

    Having a Healthy Attitude!

    It’s never been easier to be on top of your health.  Colon Cancer Screening Colon Cancer Screening prevents colorectal cancer (and not just finding it early) should be a major reason for getting tested. Having their polyps found and removed keeps some people from getting colorectal cancer. Beginning at age 50, both men and women should

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Katina Beard CEO

Katina Beard, Chief Executive Officer

Welcome and thank you for your interest in Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center. I am honored to serve as Chief Executive Officer, and am continually inspired by the passion and commitment to patient care that is demonstrated at each of our locations in Nashville, Smyrna and Clarksville.

I hope you find our web site helpful, and that it provides you with important information about our clinics and the services we offer. Since our beginnings in 1968, we have grown with the changing landscape and needs of our communities. Our goal continues to be to provide services that are affordable and accessible through a team-concept. At our locations you will find a team of professionals whose first concern is your good health.

On behalf of The Board of Directors and staff, I thank you for your continued support, and I look forward to the organization fulfilling all aspects of our mission:  to provide quality healthcare, health education and to promote wellness.

Please visit our website often as we will be adding new and exciting information.

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February Is American Heart Month

 

Heart disease can often be prevented when people make healthy choices and manage their health conditions.

 

Take steps today to lower your risk of heart disease and heart attack. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States.

 

To help prevent heart disease, you can:

  • Eat healthy and get active.

  • Watch your weight.

  • Quit smoking and stay away from secondhand smoke.

  • Control your cholesterol (“koh-LEHS-tuh-rahl”) and blood pressure.

  • If you drink alcohol, drink only in moderation.

  • Take steps to prevent type 2 diabetes.

  • Manage stress.

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(The American Heart Association)

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