A Message from our CEO: My name is Therese Pasquier, CEO of Sound Family Medicine. I am personally reaching out to you today to ask for your grace and understanding as we go through our medical records upgrade. We recently informed our patients that we
We have now received a limited supply of the Pfizer vaccine to provide to those who are qualified. To receive the vaccine, you must be eligible as determined by the Department of Health’s phase finder eligibility tool. Who is qualified to receive the vaccine? According
Post update: As of March 2021, Bradley Smith PA-C has returned to Sound Family Medicine. The right data presented in an easy-to-comprehend manner drives important decisions. Our very own Bradley Smith, PA-C, in partnership with COVID Act Now (CAN), built a tool used by Washington’s decision makers during the current coronavirus pandemic.
Choosing a provider to partner with to make the most of your health is an important decision. We believe the relationship you have with your provider is one of the most important. At Sound Family Medicine we have a team of physicians, physician assistants and
Getting a flu shot is a smart way to protect yourself and your family from illness every year. With COVID-19 still present in our communities, staying healthy is more important than ever. That’s why we’re taking extra steps to make getting your flu shot as
Family planning assistance is one of the most requested services for women in our community. Whether it’s to prevent pregnancy or to manage painful or heavy periods, breakouts or other health concerns, birth control has a surprisingly wide range of benefits. Birth control can work
While evidence shows that preventive measures like handwashing and masking have helped to lower the rate, COVID-19 continues to be present in our community. We’d like to share some statistics based on our experience in monitoring our community’s health during this pandemic. We can perform
They say time flies when you’re having fun, and that’s certainly true. We’re proud to be celebrating 36 years as your neighbors and family medicine providers. Celebrating 36 years in Puyallup It doesn’t seem like that long ago when we opened our doors as South
Changing recommendations regarding masks have caused some confusion and some skepticism. In reality, much of the early recommendations on masks were actually based on availability rather than science. It was crucial that the available inventory of masks were held for first responders and medical teams.
As we all get further into this pandemic, many patients are wondering, “can I get COVID-19 twice?” Tracie Jefferson, PA-C in our Sunrise office, answers this common question. Does having COVID-19 once provide you immunity? “There’s a lot we still don’t understand in terms of
As a local medical practice, it is important and right that we stand against racism for our employees, our patients and ourselves, but it is not enough. Each of us within our organization must take it personally. We are having internal conversations about race here
For the eighth year now, Sound Family Medicine has awarded scholarships to local high school students. All recipients are patients of Sound Family Medicine, and special consideration was given to those applicants planning to pursue a career in a healthcare-related field. This year we have