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HEALTH

SERVICES

Our many services are bringing health back to our rural community. We are the professional care you and your family deserve.

ABOUT

OUR CLINIC

Vidalia Community Health Center in Vidalia, Louisiana provides comprehensive care to patients of all ages, ethnicities and socioeconomic backgrounds. We are a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) and accept private insurance, private pay based on income (sliding scale), Medicare and Medicaid. ​

Vidalia Community Health Center is a Federally Qualified Health Center and receives HHS funding and has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals. As such, it is a deemed FTCA site.

Additionally, VCHC is recognized by the National Committee of Quality Assurance (NCQA) as a Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home.

Patient Centered Medical Home

VCHC's patient centered approach provides for coordination of your care across multiple settings, such as specialists. We understand that not all of your care can be provided on-site, but we can arrange for care that can’t be provided and assist in obtaining your appointments and results. You have the opportunity to select a

primary care provider at VCHC who will oversee all of your care. You may select to change that provide by notifying the Front Desk Staff of any requests.

The Healthcare Team provides access to current evidence-based care, patient/family/caregiver education, and self-management support.


 

OUR

PARTNERS

OUR

STAFF

Amanda Howington, FNP-C

  • Certified Family Nurse Practitioner

  • Master of Science in Nursing: Alcorn State University

  • Certifications:

    • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

    • Federal Medical Examiners (DOT physicals)

  • Memberships:

    • Louisiana and Mississippi Association of Nurse Practitioners

    • American Psychiatric Nurses Association

  • 18 years medical experience

Tucker Kifer, FNP-C

  • Certified Family Nurse Practitioner

  • Master of Science in Nursing: Northwestern State University

  • Certification: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

  • Membership of  Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners

Courtney J. Hicks, LMSW

  • Licensed Master Social Worker

  • Bachelor of Social Work: University of Southern Mississippi

  • Master of Social Work: Jackson State University

  • Currently Completing Clinical Supervision

  • Licensed Master Social Worker in Louisiana and Mississippi

  • Member of National Association of Social Workers, LA Chapter

  • 27 Year experience as Licensed Social Worker

CONTACT  US

VISIT US

Address:

900 Carter Street Suite A
Vidalia, LA 71373

Phone:  318.414.3020

Email: info@tensashealth.com

PATIENT

PORTAL

VCHC is a Federally Qualified Health Center covered by the Federal Torts Claims Act. Any claims will be evaluated by the Department of Health Resources Services Administration.

© 2017 Vidalia Community Health Center

OUR
HOURS

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Monday - Friday 

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