Healthy Connections, Inc., is proud to announce that Schasta Hibbs, APRN, is now the full-time provider at the Montgomery County Community Clinic in Mount Ida.

Healthy Connections Mount Ida, also known as the MCCC, is located at 534 Luzerne St. Clinic hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Call 888-710-8220 for appointments.

Hibbs has picked up the patient schedule of Dr. Jimmy Barrow, who was seeing patients one day each week in Mount Ida.

“We want to thank Dr. Barrow for his contributions to Healthy Connections and Mount Ida,” said Tony Calandro, CEO of Healthy Connections, Inc. “We think Schasta is going to continue to do a great job with our patients in Montgomery County.”

The Healthy Connections Community Health Network is made up of primary care, pediatrics, specialty, behavioral health, and dental clinics throughout west and Central Arkansas. Healthy Connections is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) and accepts Medicaid, ARKids 1st, Medicare, and most private health insurance. There is also a sliding-fee scale for patients without health insurance who qualify. Note that Medicaid patients may be required to switch their primary care provider to Healthy Connections before they can be seen.

Healthy Connections Mount Ida sees patients of all ages for primary care and family medicine. This includes tests for both Covid-19 and influenza and flu shot vaccinations. Evolve Behavioral Health also sees patients at the MCCC with Stephanie Matthews, LCSW, as the provider.

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