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Virginia Garcia is a catalyst for change in health care delivery.

The mission of the Virginia Garcia Memorial Health Center is to provide high-quality, comprehensive, and culturally appropriate primary health care to the communities of Washington and Yamhill Counties with a special emphasis on migrant and seasonal farmworkers and others with barriers to receiving healthcare. 

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CDC Approves COVID-19 3rd Dose for At-Risk Population

who qualifies for a 3rd dose? The CDC recently approved providing a 3rddose of the Moderna and Pfizer vaccine for those that have health risks. The 3rd dose should be […]

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Stay Cool with These Community Resources

Extreme Heat and Cooling Resources This page has several community resources for cooling centers, splash pads, and hydration stations. Some of these resources are also pet-friendly. See below for more […]

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COVID-19 Vaccination Update: The Road to 30,000

Vaccination events continue to be a priority at Virginia Garcia, with each clinic now welcoming walk-in vaccinations during clinic hours. Attendance at our in-clinic vaccination events has declined, but the […]

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OPCA Awards $105,000 in Grants Supporting Health Equity and COVID-19 Programs

15 Oregon Community Health Centers Receive $7,000 Each to Fund COVID-19 Programs Portland, OR – The Oregon Primary Care Association (OPCA) is pleased to announce it has awarded $105,000 in […]

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Virginia Garcia Vaccination Event

INFORMACIÓN SOBRE EVENTOS DE LA VACUNA COVID-19 A continuación se encuentran los próximos eventos de vacunación. Asegúrese de leer la información a continuación sobre lo que puede esperar y lo que debe […]

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Virginia Garcia COVID Testing and Vaccination Events

Covid-19 Vaccine & Testing EventS  Below are upcoming COVID-19 testing and vaccination events. Please be sure to read the information below about what to expect and what to bring with […]

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Information about the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

Below are some common questions and answers as well as resources on where to find  more information about the pause to the vaccine. What is different about the Johnson & […]

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2021 Virtual Health Care Symposium

The 2021 Virtual Health Care Symposium will take a look back on 2020 to examine the disproportionate consequences vulnerable communities experienced with COVID-19. The coronavirus brought to light the deep […]

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The VG Voice

COVID-19 ACTIVITY UPDATE With the goal to do our part in reducing the positivity rate as well as to provide treatment and support to the most vulnerable communities, responding to […]

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Ask the Expert Covid-19 Vaccine Sessions now on YouTube

If you missed these very important sessions, do not fear. We have posted them on our YouTube page for you to enjoy and share. Ask the Experts Q&A in Spanish: […]

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Who is Virginia Garcia?

The story has been told a hundred times, but we must never forget where it all started and the people we are here to help. But who are these individuals?

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