Procedural Training / POCUS

A variety of procedures are regularly performed at Shasta Community Health Center as a part of caring for a diverse underserved population.  Residents are required to participate in a minimum number of key procedures in order to graduate, and may seek additional experience depending on professional interest.

  • Integrative Medicine
  • Casting and Splinting
  • Dermatologic Procedures/Biopsy/Shaving/Excision/Cryotherapy
  • Lump And Bump Excisions
  • Major Joint Injection / Aspiration
  • Laceration Repair
  • Anoscopy
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy / Cold Biopsy
  • Colposcopy
  • Cervical Biopsy
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Leep
  • Nexplanon
  • IUD
  • Newborn Circumcision
  • Vasectomy
  • Exercise Treadmill Testing

POCUS

Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) is increasingly standard of care in Family Medicine. Our residents have dedicated in-clinic training in bedside ultrasound for OB/GYN, FAST, IVC assessment, thoracic and abdominal assessment.

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News and Updates

  • December Patient Newsletter

    Shasta Community Maternity Center We are excited to announce that starting January 2, 2019, SCHC will be taking over the Mercy Maternity Center. The new Shasta Community Maternity Center will...

  • November Patient Newsletter

    Well-Child Exams are now available on Saturdays What is a Well-Child Exam? A Well-Child Exam is part of keeping your child healthy and happy. This means that a physical exam will be done t...

  • October Patient Newsletter

    It's time for Open Enrollment! This year Open Enrollment for Covered California starts early! Some key dates to remember are: October 15, 2018: Open Enrollment Begins December 15, 201...

  • Well Child Exams Now Available on Saturdays

    SCHC is now able to schedule Well Child exams on Saturdays at our Redding Center. Exams can be scheduled from 9am to 1pm. Please call (530) 246-5710 to schedule your visit.

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