ABOUT NHCLV


Mission

 

The Mission of Neighborhood Health Centers of the Lehigh Valley (NHCLV) is to provide primary and preventative health and wellness services in the Lehigh Valley, regardless of a person’s ability to pay. We strive to do this directly and in partnership with other organizations, with a goal of creating a primary health care home for an underserved community.

Clinical Staff

Tim Daly, DO, Chief Medical Officer

Abby Lechter, MD, Community Initiatives Director

Ashwini Kamath-Mulki, MD

Autumn Kieber-Emmons, MD

Catherine Obando, CRNP

Gigi Pacheco, RN, Quality Initiatives Manager

Diana Hurtzig, CRNP

Gloria Velazquez, Social Service Manager

Hannah Paxton, Manager of Clinical Operations & Population Health

Linda Garufi, MD

Marlene Gonzalez, MD, Resident

Martha Lebron, CRNP

Muniza Shah, MD, Psychiatrist

Ross Norian, DMD Dental Director

Shaniqua McGraw, MD, Resident

Vanessa Perez, CRNP

Main Office

Melissa Miranda, RN, Executive Director

Tammy Claudio, Administrative Manager

Yazmin Gonzalez, Staff Accountant

Board Members

Dave Rabaut – President

Tatiana Tooley – Vice President

Daniel Bosket – Treasurer

Ellen Bishop – Secretary

Stacy Barrett

Dawn Bush

Asare B. Christian

Iris M Sanchez-Cintron

Debra Geiger

Sonia Gonzalez

Kathy Perlow

Danielle Shackelford

Stephanie Williams

Services we provide:

– Routine Medical Care (including prenatal, pediatrics and women’s health)

– Physicals

– Immunizations

– Sexually Transmitted Disease & HIV Counseling and Testing

– Pregnancy testing

– Group visits

Case managers are available to help you access the services you need:

– Assistance with applications for insurances or public benefits (Medical Assistance, Social Security, Disability, CHIP and Adult Basic)

– Prescription assistance

– Rental and food bank assistance

– Marketplace applications for insurance (Affordable Care Act)

– Diabetes classes offered in Spanish and English

– Nutrition counseling for all ages.

– Behavioral/Mental Health Counseling