Page 5 - Chehalis Tribal Newsletter - May 2015
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ATTENTION All CHS/PRC Patients! WIC Program

Have you been referred for medical (Women, Infants, and 1st Thursday each month
care? Are you receiving medical Children) provides healthy 9:00 AM — 3:00 PM
bills in the mail?
foods and nutrition Chehalis Wellness Center
If so please bring them to the information for you and your (dates and times may change)
Chehalis Tribal Wellness Center child up to age 5.
so the Purchased Referred Care
Department can process and pay For appointments or questions, contact: WIC Dates
Deb Shortman at 360-709-1689
New CTWC PRC Available
Debbie Gardipee-Reyes 360-462-3227 May 7
Are you Contract Health Eligible? Have you received you new ID card?
This ID card along with a Purchase Order will help to ensure outside or June 4 - Handing out 3 summers
providers are billing the Purchased Referred Care Department quickly and
accurately. Patty 360-462-3224 months’s WIC vouchers

If you or your family members have SPIPA main number: 360-426-3990 July 9
not received their card, please see
Chehalis Tribal Health Fair
Deb Shortman at the
Chehalis Tribal Wellness Center. Tuesday, September 15
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Mammogram Clinic Chehalis Tribal Community Center
Friday, May 29
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM Call the Clinic at For more information in the months to come contact
360-273-5504 Christina Hicks, Community Wellness Manager at
360-709-1741 or email
With Swedish Mobile Mammography to make your appointment.

Elders Meal Program „„Fill out an application packet, includes annual assessment (Home visit)
of nutritional well-being. Packet and assessment must be filled out and
Congregate Meals are for individuals 55 years and older, and: completed before lunches are delivered.
„„Their spouse, regardless of age
„„Their dependent children with disabilities living with them „„Activities of Daily Living (ADL):

Elder Meals served at the Elder’s Center are „„Bathing
Monday – Thursday: 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM,
„„Transferring Contact Information
Friday 9:00: AM to 10:00 AM
„„Eating If you would like a packet for an elder who
There is no application for eating lunch at elder’s center, just show up and „„Toileting may qualify for home delivered lunches,
sign in when you eat lunch. „„Walking please contact:

Congregate meals are important because it provides socialization for „„Grooming Pat Odiorne or Christina Hicks at the
elders and allows staff and other elders to interact with them. „„Dressing Chehalis Tribal Clinic at 360-273-5504
Home Delivered Meals are for individuals 55 years and older, and:
„„Who meet the Homebound and Frail qualifications ( 2 ADL’s) „„If an Elder cannot do two of these without “substantial human
„„Spouses regardless of age assistance,” they are eligible for Home Delivered Meals. If they do not
„„Dependent Children with Disabilities meet two of these ADL’s they DO NOT Qualify for lunch deliveries.
„„Caregiver of elders who are receiving a meal. We are currently in a new grant year, so all applications will have to
be renewed.

„„Home delivered lunches are delivered starting at 11:30 AM, Monday
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