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Shawnee Family Health Center serves Adams, Lawrence, and Scioto Counties.
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Shawnee Family Health Center 901 Washington Street Portsmouth, OH 45662

Primary Care

PRIMARY CARE
Shawnee Family Health Center offers primary care services for adult clients, age 5 and up. Services include:

  • Health assessments
  • Diagnosis and treatment of various chronic conditions
  • Treatment of minor acute conditions such as colds, flu, infections, etc.
  • Preventive exams (Example: Well Woman)
  • Wellness education
  • Smoking cessation
  • Sport Physicals

Your primary health care will be provided by a Certified Nurse Practitioner. Nurse Practitioners are registered nurses with advanced education (master’s degee). Nurse practitioners also have to pass a board certification exam. The Nurse Practitioner’s focus is on health promotion, disease prevention, and health education and counseling. From treating illness to advising patients on maintaining a healthy lifestyle, Nurse Practitioners are fully qualifed healthcare providers.  Two of our locations have been desginated by the State of Ohio as Rural Health Centers.