Appointments

Fal River Health Center is an integrative medical practice dedicated to providing comprehensive healthcare and education.

Linda S. Grigel MHP, P.A.-C, CCH is licensed through the Maine Board of Licensure in Medicine and certified with the NCCPA (National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants).  David Getson, M.D. is the supervising physician.  We are a consultative practice and function as an out-of-network provider.  Therefore, we are unable to bill insurance for your office visit.  Necessary documentation will be provided for reimbursement through an HSA account or the out-of-network provision in your insurance contract.  Payment for the office visit will be due in full at the time of the appointment.

Please contact our office if you have any questions regarding an appointment.  We look forward to meeting you!

OFFICE HOURS
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 8:30AM – 4:30PM
Wednesday: 8:30AM – 1:00PM

When the office is closed, we offer confidential voicemail where you may leave messages.
Contact information for 24-hour coverage is available on our phone recording.

APPOINTMENTS
An initial consultation will take approximately 2 hours; please plan your time accordingly.  During a pediatric appointment, Lindy meets with you and your child for the first 15 to 45 minutes, depending on their age.  The remainder of the appointment will be with the parent(s) only.  Our waiting area has toys and books for children, but out of concern for safety and security, we cannot allow children to be unsupervised.

FOLLOW-UP APPOINTMENTS
Follow-up appointments are schedule for 45 minutes.  Children are encouraged to be present unless other accommodations have been recommended.

FORMS
We request that you arrive 15 minutes early for your first appointment.
For your convenience, forms are provided below in a downloadable .PDF format.

MEDICAL RECORDS
Please forward pertinent medical records to the office prior to your initial consultation, as they often provide valuable information. Examples include recent lab work, allergy testing, immunization records, and neurologic or educational evaluations. If you have any questions regarding which documents are relevant, please contact our office.

CANCELLATION POLICY
You and your family are very important to us. As an integrative medical practice, we are dedicated to providing the highest efficacy of healthcare and education.

If you cannot, or choose not to keep an appointment, we kindly ask for a 24-hour cancellation notice for follow-ups and 72-hours for an initial consultation. Without notification to cancel a visit, you will be charged 50% of the first missed appointment fee. For any subsequent missed appointments, you will be charged the full amount for the time reserved. We do understand that there are extenuating circumstances; a simple phone call is requested to avoid these charges. If you have any questions, kindly contact the office.