The volunteers, providers, clinical and administrative staff of Elica Health Centers represent an amazing array of dedicated and caring professionals, who are committed to ensuring that patients receive the best care possible.
From treating your cold to helping you manage more serious health care needs, EHC provides health care that is centered on the patient.
EHC’s friendly, caring and hard-working team provides excellent care from our two clinic locations, which serve approximately 23,000 patient visits this year alone. A number certain a number that has been increasing with the implementation of Federal health care reform measures over the next few years, and we foresee it continuing over the next few years.
Our dedication to the community doesn’t stop at the clinic. We provide:
- Approximately 150 to 200 home visits per year for patients too ill or incapacitated to visit the clinic for treatment.
- Screening and referral service linking eligible patients to public benefit programs and community resources, such as CalFresh, the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) and the Federal Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC).
- Health on Wheels visits schools and offers health exams and vaccinations for student, and will be going out in the community in the future to assist those that cannot come into the clinics on their own.
- We offer health care professionals with skills that are in demand, plus we are an FQHC offering great career opportunities, offering a community of care giving that honors and embraces a diverse representation of people, ideas, and backgrounds. We seen to attract and retain the most talented and dedicated healthcare professionals. You see, we’re not just filling positions here. We’re investing in the long-term health of the communities we serve by staffing our system with the best and brightest professionals of their fields.
Did you know ours is one of the first Federally Qualified Health Centers in the United States? We serve with expertise in serving the needs of the Russian/Eastern European immigrant community. EHC credits its capable and culturally competent staff, among whom are fluent speakers of over 19 foreign languages, for the ability to serve the region’s many immigrant groups.
Learn more about our services by calling our J Street clinic at (916) 454-2345 or West Sacramento clinic at (916) 375-8981. Now with our Health on Wheels (H.o.W.) events and programs, please see the schedule for any events happening near you. Come and see what we have been up to, to support our community. Call to make an appointment and find out why thousands of people call Elica Health Centers their health care home.