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About Us

Harbor Health Services, Inc. is a nonprofit, public health agency committed to providing quality, comprehensive health care in Boston, the South Shore, and Cape Cod communities. We provide a wide network of healthcare services to meet the needs of our patients.

Harbor Health owns and operates five community health centers: Geiger Gibson Community Health Center, Daniel Driscoll – Neponset Health Center, Harbor Community Health Center-Plymouth, Harbor Community Health Center-Hyannis, and Ellen Jones Community Dental Center – Dennis.

Our health centers are Health Center Program grantees under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).

In addition, Harbor Health administers two Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly, a program that allows frail elders in live in their homes and communities, as well as the Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program of Dorchester South.

Combined, Harbor Health’s community health centers are the Medical Home for more than 30,000 patients and the “family dentist” to an additional 14,000 patients.

The Elder Service Plan cares for more than 550 members and Women Infant Children Nutrition Program serves more than 3,000 women and their children.

Our Accreditation

FTCA Designation

Harbor Health Serviced, Inc. is a Federally Qualified Health Center and is a ‘‘deemed” facility under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA). The FTCA provides medical malpractice coverage to all deemed facilities and its staff.

The Joint Commission

Accredited by the Joint Commission for providing quality patient care since 2003.

The Joint Commission National Quality Approval Accreditation

Patient-Centered Medical Home

MA Health Policy Commission Patient Centered Medical Home PRIME certification for behavioral health integration in February 2017.

Health Policy Commission Patient-Centered Medical Home Certification, 2017

Harbor Health Services, Inc. has been a recognized NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home since 2011.

National Committee for Quality Assurance Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognized Practice

The Community of Community Health Centers

Federally Qualified Health Center

HRSA Health Center Program

Health Resources and Services Administration, Health Center Quality Leader Award, 2017

National Health Service Corps

Harbor Health is a National Health Service Corps site.

National Health Service Corporation Accreditation