By Melissa Warren, photos by Su Phelps
Celebrating the opening of its third clinic at 3940 N. Martin Luther King Blvd, Suite 105, North Las Vegas 89032 on February 28th 2018. The facility is dedicated to primary care, it will also have a behavioral health component for adults, adolescents and children.
CEO Angelia Quinn explained the philosophy of FirstMed Health which was founded in 2009 as a National Health Service Corp site, part of a network of partners dedicated to providing care in communities with limited access to healthcare, FirstMed provides primary care on a discounted fee basis to those who are uninsured, undocumented or are covered by Medicaid. The nonprofit organization has been hailed as a leader in the provision of culturally-responsive pediatric, adolescent and adult preventative and primary care medical services.