The CEO of the Marin City Health and Wellness Center is a woman of many talents and, seemingly, endless energy.
- Within a crowded waiting room, a middleaged man in work clothes is checking in for his dental appointment; a kid in soccer shorts is about to get a sports physical; and a soon-to-be-mom is there for her prenatal care consultation. The Marin City Health and Wellness Center is a FQHC, a federally qualified health center, whose mission is “to provide primary medical, dental and behavioral health care to patients living in Southern Marin and San Francisco.” Last year, more than 3,400 patients availed themselves of the center’s services in almost 11,300 visits. READ THE ENTIRE ARTICLE HERE
Marin County’s only freestanding alternative birth center expands access to childbirth options. The Marin Family Birth Center is a program of Marin City Health & Wellness Center. The birth center is a key piece in the organization’s vision to provide whole life care. We believe that the wraparound services provided by midwives should be available to all mothers, and is an essential part of our integrated healthcare model.
Through a holistic, integrated approach, our Birth Center practitioners and partner clinics aim to effect perinatal outcomes. With wraparound services such as nutritional education, exercise, social services, perinatal care, medical and dental care, and support groups, we lay a foundation for a lifetime of optimal health for both mother and child.