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Lavaca Family Health Clinic

The Rural Health Clinic is located inside the Professional Building at Lavaca Medical Center. Patient care in the clinic is provided by 3 Family Practice physicians, 4 Mid-Level Staff members (2 Physician Assistants and 2 Family Nurse Practitioners), and 5 Specialists (2 Gastroenterologists, 1 Podiatrist, and 2 Cardiologists).

The Family Practice physicians and Mid-Level Staff provide medical care to patients of all ages, from pediatric to senior.

Chronic Care Management

If you have 2 or more chronic conditions, CCM services can help you manage your overall healthcare easier so you can spend more time doing what you love!  The primary goal of this program is to help patient’s achieve a better quality of life through ongoing care and management of their chronic conditions.

Examples of chronic conditions include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia
  • Arthritis (osteoarthritis and rheumatoid)
  • Asthma
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Autism spectrum disorder
  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • Infections diseases such as HIV/AIDS

Services Include:

  • At least 20 minutes a month of chronic care management services via phone.
  • Personalized assistance from a dedicated healthcare professional who will work with you to create your care plan.
  • Coordination of care between your pharmacy, specialists, testing centers, hospitals, and more.
  • Phone check-ins between office visits to keep you on track.
  • 24/7 emergency access to a healthcare professional.
  • Expert assistance with setting and meeting your health goals.

Contact Information:

Emily Harabis, RN, BSN – Chronic Care Coordinator

361-798-3671 Ext. 1549