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SAWTOOTH MOUNTAIN CLINIC WELCOMES JEREMY D. GERSPACHER AS CHIEF PHARMACIST FOR ITS IN-HOUSE PHARMACY

Gerspacher joins after serving several organizations as Pharmacist in California  (GRAND MARAIS, MN – November 23, 2020) Sawtooth Mountain Clinic (SMC) announced the appointment of Jeremy D. Gerspacher, Pharm.D., as its first Pharmacist-in-Charge.  Gerspacher will be re-locating to Cook County from his most recent position as Pharmacist with Cardinal Health in Santa Rosa California. “We […]

Sawtooth Mountain Clinic Reminds the Community that Flu Shots are Still Available and More Important Than Ever Before During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Flu shots are available by either calling 218-387-2330 to schedule an in-person appointment or during any in-clinic patient visit. “Get Your Flu Shot!” is the word from the caregivers at Sawtooth Mountain Clinic (SMC) who want to remind community members that we are entering flu season and flu shots are still available.  According to the […]

Sawtooth Mountain Clinic Stresses Precautions Against Community Spread as it Reports its Second Confirmed COVID-19 Employee Case

 While moving forward with all normal operations, SMC urges all community members to follow recommended safety protocols A second Sawtooth Mountain Clinic (SMC) staff member has tested positive for Covid-19. The SMC staff has conducted a robust case investigation and contact tracing. The results of this investigation show that any interactions with patients or other […]

Sawtooth Mountain Clinic Reaches Agreement with Essentia Health to Provide Pharmacy Services to Cook County

SMC patients can have prescriptions delivered either via USPS mail or weekday courier delivery from Essentia Health Pharmacy Services. Sawtooth Mountain Clinic announced today it has reached an agreement with Essentia Health Pharmacy Services to have prescriptions filled and delivered to patients in Cook County.  Deliveries will come one of two ways – either via […]

Sawtooth Mountain Clinic Seeking Pharmacy Services Alternatives for Patients in Cook County

Work is well under way to identify affordable alternative  Pharmacy services with announcements expected soon.   Sawtooth Mountain Clinic (SMC) announced today that it has begun exploring alternatives for pharmacy services in Cook County responding to the announcement that the Grand Marais Pharmacy will be closing on August 31.  It is expected that alternatives will […]

Sawtooth Mountain Clinic Thanks the Community for Responding to the COVID-19 Emergency and that it Remains Open to Address all Community Health Needs

SMC thanks Cook County and Grand Portage communities for responding to the COVID-19 emergency and reminds everyone to make personal health their top priority. While it has made many sweeping changes to its operations and procedures to prepare for the COVID-19 pandemic, Sawtooth Mountain Clinic (SMC) physicians and caregivers stand ready and able to address […]

Sawtooth Mountain Clinic Making Significant Preparations During COVID-19 Emergency

New procedures in virtually all aspects of clinic operations in place to prepare for COVID-19. During the current State of Emergency, Sawtooth Mountain Clinic (SMC) wants community members to know it has made significant preparations in the event COVID-19 arrives in Cook County. SMC has established enhanced services in accordance with recommended guidelines for those […]