The McNabb Center and Genoa Healthcare celebrated the opening of the new Genoa Healthcare Pharmacy located inside the McNabb Center’s Blount County Clinic on East Broadway

Representatives from the McNabb Center and Genoa Healthcare shared remarks, and guests had the opportunity to meet the staff.

“We are grateful for the integration of Genoa pharmacy within our Blount County outpatient clinic as this promotes an efficient comprehensive and client-centered provision of mental health care. Having an on-site pharmacy makes it convenient for clients to fill their prescriptions immediately after their appointments resulting in enhanced medication adherence and reduced interruptions in treatment,” says Shannon Dow, Senior Director of Blount County Services, McNabb Center.

McNabb CenterThe McNabb Center is the region’s leading nonprofit provider of mental health, substance use, social and victim services. By focusing on an individual’s “Well Mind, Well Being,” we provide a quality and compassionate approach to care from infancy   through adulthood. Since 1948, the Center has proudly served individuals with the most needs and fewest resources. Today, the McNabb Center delivers support to more than 45,000 people throughout East Tennessee each year. For more information, visitwww.mcnabbcenter.org or call 1-800-255-9711.

About Genoa Healthcare

McNabb CenterGenoa Healthcare is a leading provider of pharmacy and clinical services for individuals with behavioral health and other complex, chronic health conditions. With more than 20 years of experience, Genoa serves nearly one million people annually across its more than 700 pharmacies located within community mental health centers in the United States. Genoa is part of Optum Rx, a pharmacy care services company.