Adult Primary Care is located at 75 Yakima Road in the Midway area approximately ten miles south of town. Call 208-0106 to make an appointment. The clinic also accepts walk-ins.
Leandra Finney, now working in the Midway area has been in the medical field most of her adult life in and around the Roswell area. She became a registered nurse with an associates degree in 2005 at Eastern New Mexico University – Roswell. Soon after she earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Eastern New Mexico University – Portales in 2007.
After being accepted to the University of New Mexico for her Master of Science in Nursing she graduated in August 2010 and passed the American Nursing Credentialing Center Board Certification for Acute Care Nurse Practitioner in November 2010. Leandra was a registered nurse in the intensive care unit at Eastern New Mexico Medical Center for five years, during which time she was the first nurse to become CCRN certified in her hospital. She served as a flight nurse on both fixed wing and helicopter for the next three years and has also been an adjunct nursing instructor at ENMU-R. Before coming to work in the Midway area she worked as a hospitalist in Carlsbad for three years.
The combined Medical experience with provider and staff at the Adult Primary care is seventy-seven years. The clinic accepts walk-in appointments and convenient appointment scheduling. and is located in a country setting, approximately ten minutes south of Roswell. They remain open for the lunch period for your convenience and accept all insurances. The clinic will also become a clinical site for the ENMU-R nursing program beginning in the spring of 2014 and offers electronic medical records with patient access ability from their personal computers.
Leandra is certified to perform DOT/CDL physicals – a requirement for all providers performing the physicals beginning at May of 2014. “We are a primary care provider for adult in-ternal medicine. At the current time, I am not licensed for children”, says Leandra.
The Clinic currently offers:
•Adult primary care
•EKGs •DOT/CDL physicals.
The clinic is also CLIA certified, enabling them to do the following lab studies in their facility:
•Urine drug screening
•Hemoglobin A1c testing
These tests take about five minutes for final results in the office. For any other lab studies necessary, they can usually have the results by the following day. Another service offered by Adult Primary Care is Behavioral Health Consultations. The Behavioral Health Consultation Service offers assistance when habits, behaviors, stress, worry, or emotional concerns about physical or other life problems are interfering with a person’s daily life and/or overall health.
The Behavioral Health Consultant , Dr. Bob Phillips, LMSW, LADAC., works with Leandra Finney to evaluate the mind – body – behavior connection and provide brief, solution- focused interventions. Dr. Phillips is a lifelong resident of Chaves County and has more than thirty years’ experience in helping people with social, emotional, and behavioral health concerns. The BHC can help you reduce symptoms ass-ociated with various chronic medical conditions, or help you cope better with these conditions. A few of these are: Headaches, sleep, high blood pressure, asthma, depression, or stress.
The BHC also helps to manage emotional or be-havioral difficulties such as anger, anxiety, bereavement, depression or stress. These services are available to all patients who visit the Adult Primary Care Clinic as part of good overall health care. For Health Care that meets and exceeds your expectations, visit the staff at the Adult Primary Care Clinic. Head south on 285, fork left onto Yakima Road towards Midway. The clinic is on the east side. Or you can reach the Clinic at 208-0106.