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Patient Success Story – Robert

Robert is a native of Atlantic Beach and has grown accustomed to the ebbs and flows of the beaches community in the 48 years he has resided in it. He has seen business come and go, the influx of residents, … Continued

Patient Success Story – James

Meet 65-year-old WeCareJax patient, James. You would never guess by looking at him, but James is an ex-convict, released from prison in late 2017 after serving a 19-month sentence. This was an experience that he has not only learned from … Continued

Patient Success Story | Rickey Roberson

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Rickey Roberson is a staunch Raiders fan, former youth baseball coach, family man, and now a cancer survivor. Sitting down with Rickey, it quickly becomes apparent that the two topics that create a sense of passion in him are sports … Continued

Patient Story | Meet Mary

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Mary is a woman of few words whose strength and experiences are given life through her piercing eyes. As a mother of twelve children (seven of whom are still living), gardener, and occasional goods seller, she has overcome a great … Continued

2018 Caring Awards

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Beaches Health and Wellness Program

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Beaches Health and Wellness Program is honored with Collective Impact Award by Nonprofit Center of NE Florida. John Hirabayashi, CEO, Community First Credit Union leading the ceremony and Susan Towler, Florida Blue, gave the award. Collaborators are We Care Jacksonville, … Continued

Tina Crooks

Tina Crooks, RN, is We Care Jacksonville’s case manager. As the case manager, she is responsible for taking in uninsured and homeless patients, mainly those with diabetes, hypertension, behavioral disorders, and/or blood clot problems. Not only does she take patients in and help them recover, she teaches them about their illness, welcomes them into her We Care office or another clinic, and makes sure that her patients have medication. She even goes as far as making “dumpster rounds” in the beaches area, looks for her patients, and delivers them the medication they need.