Anderson Valley Health Center
Anderson Valley Health Center’s mission is to provide affordable high quality care to all valley residents. The clinic opened its doors in 1976 as a “free clinic” and continues today as an independent rural Federally Qualified Health Center providing “womb to tomb” care. Anderson Valley patients comprise of approximately 40% Hispanic/Latino, 20% Senior citizens, 45% Medi-Cal and 20% Sliding Fee Scale patients. In our single site, we operate services including; Medical, Dental, Behavioral Health, in-school nursing and health-education, an on-site medication dispensary, x-ray, ultrasound and group support and health coaching for chronic disease patients. We see approximately 2,800 patients a year in 13,000 visits.
Anderson Valley is a community of roughly 4,200 people residing in and around four towns nestled in the mountains of the Pacific Coast Range in Mendocino County. By car, the Anderson Valley is reachable in 2 hours from the San Francisco Bay Area and around 30 minutes from the Mendocino coast. In the last 25 years it has become famous for its wines and many farms producing cheese, apples and all types of local organic products.