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Federal funding helps Premier Community HealthCare Group Inc. expand medical care in Pasco County

Federal funding helps expand medical care

Premier Community HealthCare Group has a new center at 6636 Forest Ave. in New Port Richey.

Premier was one of 126 health centers around the country to receive American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funding for a new access site. Premier received a $1,226,000 federal grant for two years which is strictly designated for an expansion into southwest Pasco.

Premier's other Pasco locations are:

• Dade City: Women's Health Center at 37944 Church Ave. provides behavioral medicine, dental, diabetic management, family practice, obstetrics, gynecology, pediatrics and pharmacy.

• Dade City: Administrative offices are at 37944 Pasco Ave., Suite A.

• Zephyrhills: The Health Center at 37920 Medical Arts Court provides diabetic management, family practice, behavioral health and pediatrics.

Long-term health centers are envisioned as a major part of the solution for providing care to the 60 million people in the United States who are medically underserved.

Agent is expert on distressed property

Dawn Parkyn of Florida Luxury Realty Inc. in Hudson has earned the Certified Distressed Property Expert designation, having completed extensive training in foreclosure avoidance and short sales through the Distressed Property Institute.

Prudential Tropical announces leaders

Prudential Tropical Realty is pleased to announce the top listing and selling associates for the firm's Trinity office at 3126 Little Road for June. Tim Shea was the top listing agent and selling agent and Kathy Despota had the top listing team.

Verizon adds digital cell site in east county

Verizon Wireless has activated a new advanced digital cell site in Pasco County. The new site along Prospect Road will enhance wireless services in the San Antonio area, especially the Farmington Hills neighborhood and the future Belle Verde community.

The site utilizes the most advanced 3G high-speed wireless network (EV-DO Rev. A). Customers using the company's BroadbandAccess data service to access their e-mail and calendars, the Internet and other information can expect average download speeds of 600 kilobits per second to 1.4 megabits per second and average upload speeds of 500 to 800 kilobits per second.

E-mail items to lazich@sptimes.com or mail to Lucille Lazich, Business Digest, 11321 U.S. 19, Port Richey, FL 34668. Call (727) 869-6235.

Federal funding helps Premier Community HealthCare Group Inc. expand medical care in Pasco County 08/16/09 [Last modified: Sunday, August 16, 2009 8:28pm]
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