SEQUIM — Vivian Brown, Walgreens pharmacy manager, will present a free WOW! Working on Wellness forum on medications at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.
“Whitewater Navigation of Medications Today” will be presented at Trinity United Methodist Church, 100 S. Blake Ave. in Sequim.
From 1:45 p.m. to 2:15 p.m., volunteer nurses will be available to check the blood pressure of anyone who may be interested.
Brown sees this as a great opportunity for her to share what she has learned about the trajectory of the Market Priced Drug (MPD) Program and drug availability and prices. She said that “this is a passion of mine that I’m delighted to share about with the public.”
Brown graduated from the Oregon State University School of Pharmacy and has worked in various venues and positions (independent and chain retail, staff and clinical hospitals, clinical drug studies and pharmacology instruction) in Arizona, Oregon, Washington and Saudi Arabia.
WOW! Working on Wellness is a health education program of the Dungeness Valley Health &Wellness Clinic. The clinic provides basic urgent care and chronic health care services to uninsured community members.
The Basic Urgent Care Clinic is open to patients Mondays and Thursdays beginning at 5 p.m. Individuals interested in supporting the clinic can call 360-582-0218.