Long Acting Reversible Contraception (LARCs)

with Katie Wilde, WHNP

I’m Katie Wilde, a nurse practitioner here at Academy Women’s Healthcare, and I want to share some helpful information about Long Acting Reversible Contraception, or LARCs.

There are two different categories of LARCs. One is the Nexplanon, which is an insertable device and the other is the IUD, or the intrauterine contraception.

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Appointment Scheduling Updates

with Amber Rivera

Hi, my name is Amber. I’m the front office supervisor here at Academy Women’s Healthcare.

Today I would like to talk to you about the phone system and scheduling.

As some of you have noticed, we have some challenges lately in being able to answer scheduling calls live, or of returning those voicemails within a few minutes.

The reason for this quite honestly, has been that we’ve been overwhelmed by the number of patients calling in, while at the same time trying to balance that with the patients checking in and out, especially during our peak hours.

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