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Primary Care

About Primary Care

A Primary Care provider is a physician (M.D. – Medical Doctor or D.O. – Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine), nurse practitioner, or physician assistant, who provides, coordinates and helps a patient access a range of health care services.

Primary care is your first resource for healthcare. It’s about having a provider who will partner with you to help you stay healthy and able to live your best life.

Primary care includes health promotion, disease prevention, health maintenance, counseling, patient education, diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic illnesses.


Primary Care

Meet Our Providers

Yun Namkung

Yun Namkung

Primary Care
Specialist who applies scientific knowledge and clinical expertise to the diagnosis, treatment, and compassionate care of adults across the spectrum from health to complex illness.
Tamisha Pena

Tamisha Pena

Primary Care
Nurse practitioners assess patient needs, order and interpret diagnostic and laboratory tests, diagnose disease, formulate and prescribe treatment plans.
Suzette Axelgard

Suzette Axelgard

Primary Care
Nurse practitioners assess patient needs, order and interpret diagnostic and laboratory tests, diagnose disease, formulate and prescribe treatment plans.
Niklaus Hirschi

Niklaus Hirschi

Primary Care
Nurse practitioners assess patient needs, order and interpret diagnostic and laboratory tests, diagnose disease, formulate and prescribe treatment plans.
Nasir Uddin

Nasir Uddin

Primary Care
Specialist who applies scientific knowledge and clinical expertise to the diagnosis, treatment, and compassionate care of adults across the spectrum from health to complex illness.
Maja Lee

Maja Lee

Primary Care
Nurse practitioners assess patient needs, order and interpret diagnostic and laboratory tests, diagnose disease, formulate and prescribe treatment plans.
GN Christensen

GN Christensen

Primary Care
Physicals for CDL and pre-employment physicals.
 Gary Seigel

Gary Seigel

Primary Care
Services include caring for patients regardless of age or health condition, sustaining an enduring and trusting relationship, understanding community-level factors and social determinants of health
Clement Strumillo

Clement Strumillo

Primary Care
Services include caring for patients regardless of age or health condition, sustaining an enduring and trusting relationship, understanding community-level factors and social determinants of health, serving as a patient's first contact for health concerns, navigating the health care system with patients.
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Please call William Bee Ririe Rural Health Clinic at 775-289-4040 for an appointment with Nancy Plaskett, Registered Dietitian.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need an appointment for COVID-19 testing?
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No, Covid-19 testing is available at WBRH without an appointment from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm, Monday-Friday. Drive through on front side of the hospital (where the flag pole is located).  You do not have to call or make an appointment.  We will have a dedicated collector and wait times will be less.Testing can also be done from 12:00pm to 6:30pm, Monday-Friday and weekends from 8:00am to 12:00pm.   You may have to wait longer as we have limited staff during these time periods. Once you are parked in the front driveway, call us at (775) 289-3001 and press 0 to let us know that you are waiting.  No appointment is needed.
Is there a charge for COVID-19 testing?
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No, we will bill your insurance, but you will not be charged. If you do not have insurance, you will not have to pay.
What do I do if I have a question on my bill?
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You can call Patient Financial Assistance at (775) 289-3001 Ext. 614.   You can also write a letter to Patient Financial Assistance at:   1500 Avenue H, Ely, NV  89301.
What is the phone number of the Clinic Pharmacy?
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When is the Lab open?
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Monday through Friday --from 7:00am to 7:00pm       
Saturday -- from 8:00am to 3:00pm     
Sunday --from 8:00am to 12:00pm
How do I call a patient at the hospital?
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Call the Main Hospital Number, (775) 289-3001, then press Ext. 211.
How can I get my Medical Records?
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Give us your email address when you check in at Admitting and you can access your records through the Patient Portal.  Or you can email a request to set up the Patient Portal to:   pcarson@wbrhely.org.Call our Medical Records staff at (775) 289-3612 Ext. 108 and they will prepare them for you. Then you can pick them up at the Clinic during normal business hours.
When is the Clinic open?
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The Clinic is open Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm.
How do I schedule an appointment at the Clinic?
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Call us at (775) 289-4040.
How do I reach a Doctor or Provider at the Clinic?
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Call the Clinic at (775) 289-3612 and press “1”.

The WBRH News

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We are pleased to welcome Connor Finklea, PA-C
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New Year, New Insurance Cards
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TeleHealth Technology to provide Neonatology Support
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William Bee Ririe Welcomes Dr. Ty Erickson
William Bee Ririe Rural Health Clinic welcomes Dr. Ty Erickson who is a specialist...
The Clinic Offers Extended Hours of Operation
The William Bee Ririe Rural Health Clinic offers extended hours.
WBRH Thanks the Pink Ladies
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Air Medical Transportation Services Available
Additional air medical transport service is now available in White Pine County...
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Contact Us

Clinic Appointments at
(775) 289-4040
Billing or Financial Assistance at
(775) 289-3001 Ext. 614
Human Resources at
(775) 289-3001 Ext. 299
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