About Harbor Health Services

At Harbor Health, the patient, his/her family and the community are central to what we do. We provide comprehensive services including pediatric, family and adult medicine, elder care, dental services, and behavioral health. Whether it is a routine annual physical exam or ongoing treatment of a chronic condition, we are here for you.

At Harbor Health, we go beyond the ordinary. Our patients and the communities we serve have access to: laboratory services, optometry and podiatry, home health as well as primary and rehabilitative care for elders, community based programs focusing on youth and issues that impact the overall health of the community, health and nutrition education, social and interpreter services, as well as financial counseling and assistance enrolling in health care coverage.

All Harbor Health physicians, nurse practitioners and dentists are board eligible or board certified in their specialty, and trained at some of the most respected medical facilities in the United States and abroad. Our physicians, nurses, specialists and support staff work as a team to insure an integrated and comprehensive approach for all our patients providing them the necessary tools to live healthier lives.

Mission Statements

Harbor Health Services, Inc.

Harbor Health Services, Inc. is a community health agency committed to providing access to quality, comprehensive health care by reducing financial barriers and designing services and programs to strengthen the communities we serve. Within this context, we are committed to supporting education, teaching and scholarship.

Community Health Centers

The Community Health Centers of Harbor Health Services, Inc. are community based health centers. We are committed to providing quality, comprehensive health care services to those in our communities, regardless of ability to pay.

The Elder Service Plan

The Elder Service Plan of Harbor Health Services, Inc. is a PACE (Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) program. We are committed to providing quality comprehensive care to those meeting the eligibility criteria, using an interdisciplinary health care team approach.

Vision

HHSI strives to be a “learning” organization that reinvents itself based on lessons learned, and also uses these lessons to deliver quality, comprehensive care.

Our services and policies will be designed to reduce health disparities and to provide care in a financially responsible way.

Values

Our values are contained within the word HARBOR:

  • H ealth care throughout the continuum of life
  • A ffordable and Accessible
  • R anks Quality first
  • B alances Financial Needs
  • O utreach and Service
  • R espect for Diversity

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FTCA Deemed Organization

The Federally Supported Health Centers Assistance Act of 1992 and 1995 granted medical malpractice liability protection through the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) to HRSA-supported health centers. Under the Act, health centers are considered Federal employees and are immune from lawsuits, with the Federal government acting as their primary insurer.