Sentara RMH in partnership with Harrisonburg Community Health Center 1

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The Practice:

The Harrisonburg Community Health Center(HCHC)-is a Non-Profit, Federally Qualified Health Center(FQHC) located in the Shenandoah Valley. The center’s mission is to provide quality affordable healthcare to the diverse communities of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County. They offer primary care for both pediatric and adult patients, dental care, pharmacy services, women’s health, and are expanding their already established behavioral health services. The HCHC is a state of the art patient center medical home, recognized by NCQA. They are one of the few practices in the Shenandoah Valley that still accept Medicaid. For those that are uninsured or under insured, the HCHC offers a sliding fee discount program and a 340b prescription program to ensure access is available to all including our communities most vulnerable. In addition, the HCHC currently has 3 locations to better serve our community.

The Community:

Quality of life is one of the primary factors that draw people to live and work in Harrisonburg and the Shenandoah Valley. Situated between the Allegheny, Blue Ridge and Massanutten mountain ranges. The Valley is an ideal spot for outdoor enthusiasts based on the community’s proximity to the Skyline Drive, the Shenandoah National Park and the Shenandoah River.  Cultural venues include music and theatre performances provided by recognized programs at James Madison University. Enjoy a relaxed lifestyle in a family oriented and safe community with award-wining school districts.  The area also boasts 8 colleges and universities within 50 miles including the University of Virginia, James Madison University, Eastern Mennonite University, Mary Baldwin College, Blue Ridge Community College to name a few. Harrisonburg and Rockingham County offer a wide range of housing options, both rural and urban and are known for its natural beauty, historic roots and relaxed lifestyle. Offering four seasons with moderate climates, residents can enjoy activities year round. Harrisonburg is located 60 miles from Charlottesville, 120 miles from Richmond and 140 miles from Washington, D.C. and is an excellent place to live, practice medicine and raise a family.