Clinic staff and invited dignitaries commemorate the partnership among Keys AHEC, Womankind and the Good Health Clinic with a ribbon cutting.

Marathon’s Gulfside Village is growing as a health care haven for the Middle Keys’ medically underserved and vulnerable populations. On Jan. 24, Keys AHEC, Womankind and Good Health Clinic celebrated a ribbon cutting for a reimagined combined health center. Now under a single roof, the office at 5800 Overseas Hwy., Suite 36 combines Womankind’s offerings of full women’s health exams and prenatal care; Good Health Clinic’s adult primary care, specialty care and hospital services; and Keys AHEC’s on-site pediatric dental care. For more information on available services, visit, and

Photos by ALEX RICKERT/Keys Weekly

Alex Rickert
Alex Rickert made the perfectly natural career progression from dolphin trainer to newspaper editor in 2021 after freelancing for Keys Weekly while working full time at Dolphin Research Center. A resident of Marathon since 2015, he fell in love with the Florida Keys community by helping multiple organizations and friends rebuild in the wake of Hurricane Irma. An avid runner, actor, and spearfisherman, he spends as much of his time outside of work on or under the sea having civil disagreements with sharks.