Keywords: behavioral health, medical vision, dental, insurance, medicare, medicaid, no insurance, serves all in need, indigent
This health center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).
This health center receives HHS funding and holds a FTCA deemed facility status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.
Health Center programs assure that no patient will be denied or unable to access health care services due to an individual’s inability to pay for services and assure that any fees or payments required by the center will be reduced to enable the center to fulfill this goal.