The purple ribbon was cut on July 26 to mark the official opening of the Hamlin Family Health Center and Wayne Memorial Hospital Outpatient Services in Hamlin. Members of the Wayne Memorial Health System (WMHS) and Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers (WMCHC) boards, medical staff and administration, as well as representatives from the Chamber of the Northern Poconos, county, state and regional government did the honors. Also present were volunteers from the Lake Ariel Fire Department, Hamlin EMS and the Ledgedale Dive Team. The Hamlin Family Health Center is open Monday through Friday for primary care, urgent care needs, women’s health, X-ray and laboratory services. Expanded hours are expected to be announced soon.