COMC Expands Medical Care to Laurie Region | News


The Central Ozarks medical centers will be extended to Laurie next spring.

COMC opened in 1979 to provide comprehensive primary and preventive health care and to improve the health care status of underserved and vulnerable populations in Camden, Laclede, Miller and Pulaski counties. They serve over 18,000 patients and offer over 80,000 meetings / visits annually.

And now soon in Morgan County.

COMC will provide medical, dental and behavioral health services to all when they open in spring 2022 at the Laurie Terrace Mall located at 401 N. Main Street, Gravois Mills. Family practice and OB / GYN will be among the services provided along with pediatric and addiction services.

COMC is very happy to be in Laurie and to have the opportunity to serve both in the clinic and in the community! says CEO Kelly Killer. We will provide comprehensive services to Laurie and the surrounding communities that truly focus on the overall health care needs of the community, as well as outreach services including insurance inquiries, prescription assistance, assistance finding housing, electricity, food, and all other needs to make sure patients have what they need to be healthy. At COMC, we understand that in order for a patient to focus on their health, other needs must also be considered. We are working hard so that patients do not have to choose between paying for their prescriptions and buying food.

COMC offers a wide range of services according to the needs of the communities. We pride ourselves on providing high quality medical, dental and behavioral care, regardless of insurance status. We accept Medicare, Medicaid, private insurance and self-payment on a sliding scale basis.

COMC provides medical services to adults, infants and children. Specialized services are available and include obstetrics and gynecology, women’s health, mental health, geriatric health, pediatrics and sports medicine. school clinics in Waynesville, Osage Beach and Eldon provide year-round health care to students, parents, faculty and staff.

The health center also operates dental clinics in Richland and Camdenton. In February 2022, we will be adding dental services to the Eldon location which will be open to the entire community. COMC offers comprehensive dentistry for the whole family. the mission is to maintain healthy and beautiful smiles and to provide the highest quality dental care to keep the smile at its best. At all locations, we accept Medicaid and Managed Care for children, pregnant women and adults.

The dental team serves the local community with state-of-the-art facilities offering a wide variety of services, whether it’s routine cleaning, emergency care, or anything in between. Additionally, the mobile dental clinic provides dental care and oral health awareness to over 23 schools, and we also help patients who would otherwise have to travel long distances to reach a dentist and those located in rural communities. isolated.

We are very proud of the new mobile medical unit which provides comprehensive care to the most rural communities of the COMC as well as outreach activities. The unit gives us the opportunity to expand access to community care by providing the services and removing possible barriers to receiving care at one of the regular clinical sites. Currently, the MMU rotates weekly between Waynesville, Crocker, Plato, and Tuscumbia.

As we grow, please consider joining the team as there will be many positions available. Go to the website to view current and future job openings under the Career tab and visit


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