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StayWell Health Center, Inc.
Executive Director - Donald Thompson
StayWell Health Center was established in 1972 to serve the
City of Waterbury, and in 1994 separated from the city and became
an independent organization. Operating in the heart of Waterbury,
StayWell Health Center serves a community that has a 30% poverty
rate and significant health care issues.
At StayWell, an internal medicine physician, pediatrician,
infectious disease physician, nurse-midwife, nurse-praititioner
and dental hygienist provide primary care to more than 4,100
patients. From prenatal though all of the life cycles, including
elderly, StayWell has brought health care to indicviduals who
previously did not have access to primary care.
At StayWell Health Center, the patient population is 28% Black or
African-American, 47% Hispanic or Latino, 25% White, other.
In addition to primary care, StayWell Health Center offers a
unique Centering Pregnancy Program and makes preventive care and
wellness a priority for its patients.
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