Tribal Health Department

It is the goal of the Health Department to assist Tribal members in achieving and maintaining the highest level of health possible. The Health Department provides care for acute and chronic illnesses as well as prevention education and intervention.

You are eligible for services at the clinic if you are an enrolled member of a federally recognized tribe. Specific eligibility requirements apply for specialty and referral care.

The Health Department consists of two major areas: Health Administration and Health Department Clinics.

Health Administration

The Health Administration Department assists with third-party resource billing and receipts. Health Administration also assists with contract health services and maintains agreements with outside providers. Assistance is also available to help determine eligibility for and availability of alternate resources for individual patients.

Business Office

Normal Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8 AM to 5 PM.

You can reach the Business Office by calling (251) 368-9136, ext. 2349 or ext. 2317.


Per Indian Health Policy:
Please be advised that if you have a child under 18 years of age and you want them to be seen at the Health Department, Dental or Primary Care or Behavioral Health, that a parent or legal guardian MUST accompany the minor child under 18 years of age to their appointments at Health Department. If you would like to add additional adult please go to Medical Records and fill out Designated Adult paperwork prior to the visit.

Health Department Clinics

The Health Department Clinics provide the following services and/or programs:

Other services/programs include:
Diabetic Support Group, Diabetic Outreach, Diabetes Camp, data entry, Medical Records maintenance, Patient Registration, and School Health Programs. Other activities sponsored by the Health Department include Senior Olympics, Health Fairs, and Medical and Nursing Student preceptorships and clinical rotations.

Patient Registration Specialists

Primary Care
(251) 368-9136 ext. 2306 or 2355

Behavioral Health
(251) 368-9136 ext. 2384

Community Health
(251) 368-9136 ext. 2323

(251) 368-9136 ext. 2385

(251) 368-9136 ext. 2326

Physical Therapy
(251) 368-9136 ext. 2360

(251) 368-9136 ext. 2353

(251) 368-9136 ext. 2030, 2371 or 2372

Quality Assurance

Carrie Martin
(251) 368-9136 ext. 2374

Health Administration

Lisa R. Parker
Executive Assistant
(251) 368-9136 ext. 2302

Edie Tullis Baker
Health & Elder Services Division Director
(251) 368-9136 ext. 2231

Revenue Cycle / Business Office

Brooke Rolin
CHS In-Take Office Clerk
(251) 368-9136 ext. 2349

Teresa Smith
Business Office Director
(251) 368-9136 ext. 2317

Kelly Dirting
Revenue Cycle Director
(251) 368-9136 ext. 2171

Premiere Family Eye Care

FLU Season

Health Downloads

DBS Online Account Utilization

Information that will help Tribal Members monitor their health and utilities benefits has been posted on the Tribal Member Benefits page housed in the Tribal Members Only Portal.

Health Insurance Plan

The slide presentation from the Town Hall meeting addressing Tribal Insurance Transition held Tuesday May 10, 2016 has been posted in the Tribal Member Only Portal (TMOP).

Information relating to the Tribal Health Insurance Plan is located on the Tribal Member Benefits page.

Health Links

Diabetes Beat Newsletter Archive

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