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New medical provider joins Mark Twain Medical Center Clinics

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SAN ANDREAS, CA, March 9, 2021 – Mark Twain Medical Center has welcomed an additional medical provider to the staff of the Family Medical Clinics.

[PHOTO: Pennie Khong, NP]

Pennie Khong, Nurse Practitioner obtained her Doctor of Nursing Practice at Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, Washington.

“Our staff are very delighted to have another provider join our team to care for our community,” commented Dr. John Krpan, Clinical Medical Director. “Pennie is a welcomed addition to our Clinics and will contribute to the quality of care that we strive to provide to each and every patient.”

“Pennie will be primarily serving patients in the Copper Clinic, remarked Doug Archer, President and CEO of MTMC. “Our goal is to provide consistent high quality care throughout Calaveras County and we are very excited to welcome Pennie to our team and further enhance the services available in Copperopolis.”

“The staff and community have been very welcoming to me, stated Khong “This is a very dedicated and caring team of individuals that I am going to enjoy working alongside of.” She is now practicing at the Copperopolis Clinic.

To schedule an appointment, please call (209) 754-2968.


About Mark Twain Medical Center
Founded in 1951, Mark Twain Medical Center is a 25-bed, Critical Access Hospital providing inpatient acute care, outpatient services and emergency services. The Medical Center’s Medical Staff represents a broad range of specialties that ensure access to high quality medical care in a rural community. In addition to being a major provider of health services, Mark Twain Medical Center is also one of the area’s largest employers. More than 300 people are employed at the hospital and its five Family Medical Centers. The Medical Center is a member of Dignity Health, the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in the nation.

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Monday, March 08, 2021

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