About Us

Caring Begins With Us

Mission

To promote healthy communities by providing accessible, quality primary healthcare services to all persons regardless of economic status. We accomplish this with competent and caring staffs who work to meet and exceed expected standards for care and customer satisfaction.

Vision

Coastal Family Health Center will have a significant impact on the health and well being of the communities we serve. To this end, we will work with others to ensure a creative and cost-effective range of health/social services that are accessible to all.

Core Value

Dignity. Justice. Service. Excellence. Stewardship.

 

Coastal Family Health Center History

Coastal Family Health Center was founded on the principle that health care should be accessible to all residents of the Mississippi Gulf Coast, and that these health care services should be provided in an effective and efficient manner being responsive to the needs of the population. We have been a part of the Gulf Coast communities for more than 35 years serving the residents of three counties, Jackson, Harrison and Hancock.

1978

The Center was founded as outpatient medical and dental services through the Biloxi Clinic.

1981

Began offering after-hour coverage and inpatient care as well with the assignment of National Health Service Corps physicians.

1983

Began offering Obstetrics and Gynecological services. Opened clinics in Saucier and North Gulfport.

1986

Expanded to Jackson County by establishing a clinic in Vancleave.

1987

Expanded to Hancock County by establishing a clinic in Bay St Louis.

2005

Rebuilt after Katrina with more than 20 temporary locations and mobile units to serve our communities.

2013

Ten health centers across Hancock, Harrison and Jackson Counties, along with 2 mobile units, 2 school clinics, and a new Pediatric Health Center in Biloxi.

2014

Opened new pharmacy location in Biloxi.

2016

Opened new pharmacy location in Gulfport.

2017

Merged with Greene Area Medical Extenders. Merger brings total number of service sites to 21.