Las Vegas, NV - (June 8th, 2017) –The Well Care Group announces Lisa Leatham-Vancil, LCSW to their Behavioral Health Care and Family Practice in Reno, Nevada.
Mrs. Leatham-Vancil's duties will include but not limited to fostering a clinical based practice and supervising the clinicians' that have direct contact with our clientele, supporting the practice physicians, and foster an excellent working relationship with all practice team members and the community. She will be responsible for recruiting, selecting, and training clinical staff. Mrs. Leatham-Vancil, LCSW will ensure practice growth through identifying, recommending, and implementing practice needs including: staffing, treatment modalities and programs that our facilities provide. She will be responsible for executing programs and meeting the needs of the client's as directed by the community, physicians and management as well as ensuring that the practice is running efficiently to keep patient satisfaction high.
“When I became aware of Well Care and the changes that they wanted to bring to the Northern Nevada area, I got excited. I knew I had to be a part of this team and provide the best services and opportunities for our community. Northern Nevada is growing and we need programs in place that serve a variety of clientele and provide support to those that need it most. Well Care is that company that can provide medical, substance abuse and mental health programs and bridge the gap that our underserved population finds themselves in on a regular basis."
Mrs. Leatham-Vancil, LCSW is a native Nevadan of over 40 years. After completing high school she then finished her schooling at the University of Nevada, Reno. She always knew that she wanted to help people. Before joining the Well Care Group Mrs. Leatham-Vancil, LCSW worked for the State of Nevada, Northern Nevada Adult Mental Health (NNAMHS) where she started the HEARTS Group an IOP for co-occurring disorder clients. She was also the first social worker to be a part of and develop the Mobile Outreach Safety Team (MOST) where she bridged the gap for Law Enforcement Officers to interact with people in crisis and with mental health problems in the community. Mrs. Leatham-Vancil, LCSW was also Director of Operations for WestCare, Reno for 4 years.
Mrs. Leatham-Vancil graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with a BSW in Social Work and continued her education by earning an MSW in Social Work, also from the University of Nevada, Reno. She then went on to become a Licensed Clinical Social Work Intern and eventually obtain her License as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Nevada. Mrs. Leatham-Vancil is also a Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor in Nevada.
Reno Well Care Clinic is located at:
790 Willow Street
Reno, Nevada 89502
About The Well Care Group: The Well Group started with the opening of their first location, Well Care Pharmacy in Las Vegas, Nevada in 2007. At the time, the mission was simple, “Create a Pharmacy that makes a difference in people’s lives.” The primary goal was to offer excellent customer service, affordable prices to the uninsured, and free delivery anywhere in the Las Vegas Valley. With an aggressive expansion plan, Well Care Pharmacy soon became the largest independently owned Pharmacy chain in Las Vegas expanding from one to multiple locations serving communities across the Las Vegas Valley.
In 2013, a major consolidation in the industry occurred and Well Care Pharmacy successfully sold its retail operations to CVS Pharmacy while retaining its Compounding Pharmacy and “Long Term Care” Pharmacy that serviced hospitals, group homes and skilled nursing facilities. Today, they continue to operate Well Care Compounding, Long Term Care and MDRx, a program that enables Physicians and Private Practices to dispense medication at the point of care.
During this transition, The Well Care Group developed programs that focused on the behavioral health population. The mission was clear; to create a comprehensive program that reduces the fragmentation of care for this population. This program has been successful in reducing hospital readmissions and improving the lives of the people and communities they serve. Well Care's services include: Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Family Practice, Therapy, Case Management, Laboratory, BST/PSR, Mobile Crisis Assessment Team (MCAT), Psychiatric Urgent Facility (PUF), Transportation, and Housing. The Well Care Group now operates two Behavioral and Medical clinics in Southern and Northern Nevada.
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Well Care CEO and Founder Marce Casal appeared on the KXNT Public Affairs Show on Thursday, May 25 to talk about Well Care's outreach programs with host Natalia Hernandez.
The Well Care Group is committed to helping the Homeless and Mentally Ill population of Nevada. If you or someone you know is in need of the services we provide, please visit our web-site for more information: www.thewellcaregroup.com or call 702-291-7121. The Well Care Group, caring for Nevada.
Visit the CW Las Vegas to see Well Care Group CEO Marce Casal talk about the services we provide for the community.
Listen to Well Care CEO and Founder Marce Casal on the radio in Reno here or on the air starting May 28th, 2017. For a list of stations, visit Reno Media Group's website at http://www.renomediagroup.com.
Las Vegas, NV - (March 22nd, 2017) – The Well Care Group announces Michael P. Casal, MD, FACOG to their Behavioral Health Care and Family Practice in Reno, Nevada.Dr. Michael P. Casal’s duties will include overseeing clinic operations, as well as service patients in The Well Care Group’s Reno Nevada clinic. Dr. Casal brings not only experience and knowledge to the Reno clinic but also his passion for medicine. Dr. Casal is fluent in Spanish and Tagalog, allowing The Well Care clinic to service a wide variety of patients.
Las Vegas, NV - (February 23rd, 2017) –The Well Care Group announces Alexis N. Lyon-Claus to their Behavioral Health Care and Family Practice in Reno, Nevada. Mrs. Lyon-Claus duties will include but not limited to supervising and direct the work of employees in assigned practice, supporting the practice physicians, and foster an excellent working relationship with all practice team members.
The Well Care Group announced the opening of their Behavioral Health Care and Family Practice in Reno.After a successful opening of their Las Vegas Behavioral Health Care and Family Practice in 2015 and another 8,000 square foot Medical and Behavioral Clinic in January 2016, they have now expanded their efforts to northern Nevada.
Well Care CEO and Founder Marce Casal appeared on the KXNT Public Affairs Show on Sunday, January 15th to talk about Well Care's outreach programs with host Natalia Hernandez.
Las Vegas, NV - (December 16, 2016) –The Well Care Group announces the opening of their Behavioral Health Care and Family Practice in Reno, Nevada.
When most Nevadans' think of the holidays, thoughts of joy, love and spending time with family comes to mind. This is the case for many of our state's population but not for all of our Nevada residents. For our homeless and mentally ill population, the holidays can be the most stressful time of the year. This is extremely stressful and troublesome for those who are homeless, and suffer from mental health.
On Saturday, Sept. 24, the Asian American Group (AAG) presented Community Achievement Awards to 13 outstanding Las Vegas citizens. This is the twelfth anniversary of the Gala Awards night. The event, which was sold out with over 530 attendees, was held at the Treasure Island Hotel & Casino Grand Ballroom. Attendees wore traditional dress for their countries of origin or evening wear. There were cocktails and a silent auction prior to the program, which included entertainment from India and China, the awards and dinner.
Well Care Behavioral and Medical Clinic recently celebrated the opening of its newest location at 5412 Boulder Highway. In partnership with Amerigroup Nevada, a Medicaid-managed care organization with approximately 162,000 Clark County members, the 8,200-square-foot clinic offers wrap-around services aimed at breaking the cycle of despair experienced by people like Michael.
Well Care offers solutions to people struggling with economic and behavioral (substance and/or mental) challenges that impact their overall health. The goal of the new clinic is to “take a person from complete hopelessness back into community living,” said Well Care Services founder and president Marce Casal.
“Psychiatrists are like unicorns in Las Vegas,” said Marce Casal, founder and president of the Well Care Group. Yet Casal has managed to find two of them, along with other health care professionals, to staff the new Well Care Behavioral and Medical Clinic located at Tropicana Avenue and Boulder Highway. Well Care has partnered with Amerigroup Nevada, a managed care organization, with approximately 162,000 members in Clark County, to reduce the fragmentation of care by providing wrap-around behavioral health services to members with behavioral and mental issues.
Amerigroup Nevada and MedTrans LLC dba WELL CARE Services have partnered to offer Medicaid members with chronic health problems, tailored integrated healthcare services at WELL CARE Services’ new facility in Las Vegas. The services are available to adults, and include onsite face-to-face primary care and telehealth exams, housing coordination, transportation to community resources and social services as well as therapy for mental illness and medication management.
Before our company opened its first store, the No. 1 question we had to overcome was, “How does Well Care Pharmacy compete with the giant chain pharmacies?”
To tackle this challenge, we decided to focus our business model on free delivery service anywhere in Las Vegas or Henderson. Whether Well Care Pharmacy makes money on a transaction or not, we will deliver to anyone who needs the service.
Well Care Pharmacy, a locally based full-service discount pharmacy providing free prescription delivery services throughout the Las Vegas Valley, proudly announces the opening of its newest pharmacy located at 4235 E. Charleston Blvd. in Las Vegas.