People’s Health Center is a federally qualified health center (FQHC). FQHC is a federal designation from the Bureau of Primary Health Care (BPHC).
FQHCs are either located in or serve a federally designated medically underserved area/population. All FQHCs must operate under a consumer Board of Directors governance structure and provide comprehensive primary health care, dental, and mental health/substance abuse services to persons in all stages of the life cycle.
FQHCs provide their services to all persons according to their ability to pay. There are over 1,200 Community Health Centers across the country that provide vital primary care to over 18 million Americans with limited financial resources.
People's Health Center is proud to be the only FQHC serving the people of Lincoln-Lancaster County. People’s Health Center provides affordable, comprehensive, accessible, culturally appropriate, cost-effective primary health and dental care. PHC serves people of the Lincoln and Lancaster County, especially those individuals/families with limited resources or with other barriers to health care to improve their overall health status.
For more information on FQHCs and the services they provide, visit the following sites: