Northern Wayne Family Health Center


At Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers we know the health of your entire family is of the utmost importance. That’s why we’ve taken precautions to provide a safe environment in which to receive care at all of our medical offices during the COVID-19 outbreak.


  • Screening questions regarding COVID-19 are asked the day prior to and upon arrival to appointments
  • Telemedicine appointments either by telephone or video are offered when appropriate
  • Enhanced separation of sick and well patients
  • Exam Rooms are cleaned between patients more thoroughly than ever before
  • Social distancing is practiced in our Waiting Rooms


Medical – Primary Care and Women’s Health

412 Como Road, Lake Como, PA 18437
(570) 798-2828

Services provided at this location:

The Northern Wayne Family Health Center, located in northern Wayne County, offers primary care services including exams, diagnosis and treatment. We also perform CDL physicals. The center offers blood draws and nutritional counseling by appointment only.

Gynecological services for women of all ages utilizing a holistic approach are also offered by Ise Kannebecker, CRNP.

Normal hours of operation are:

Monday – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday – 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday – 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Patients may call 570-798-2828 to make an appointment.

Telephone Calls

All patients are encouraged to call with any questions they may have. Our team is here to assist you. Your question may be addressed by a member of our trained staff. If a provider’s help is required, our staff can relay your information to the provider, who will answer your call at the earliest opportunity.

Contacting Your Provider After Hours

If you find it necessary to contact the provider after normal office hours, the answering service will forward all messages to the clinician on call. A clinician is available on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for emergencies. All calls are returned at the earliest opportunity.

Patient Centered Medical Home Recognition

Northern Wayne Family Health Center has achieved Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for Primary Care by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) website Physician practices using this model of care have been credited with increasing access to more efficient, coordinated and responsive care resulting in comprehensive and integrated services for patients and their families. For more information on PCMH, download a PDF of our patient information brochure by clicking on the link below:

Patient-Centered Medical Home Brochure

Our Staff

Family Medicine
Click on provider’s name for biographical information

Richard Hacker, MD
Family Medicine

Ise Kannebecker, CRNP
Family Medicine &
Special interest in Holistic
Women’s Health