COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS: During the COVID-19 pandemic, Morongo Basin Community Health Center offers phone, face-to-face on-line, and in-office visits. Appointments are scheduled to maintain a six-foot distance while waiting to see a provider. High touch common surfaces are routinely disinfected to protect patient and staff. Well-child visits are scheduled in the morning and sick-child visits in the afternoon. Staff and patients are screened for COVID-19 symptoms before entering the facility; patients are asked to wear a mask while in the clinic and are provided a mask if they did not arrive with one.
Morongo Basin Community Health Center provides an array of health services to the residents of the Morongo Basin. Clinics are located in 29 Palms and Yucca Valley.
PRIMARY CARE: Non-emergency primary care is provided to patients of all ages. Internal Medicine and Family Practice physicans work with mid-level professionals to deliver quality diagnosis and treatment to our patients.
PEDIATRIC CARE: Three pediatricians are on staff to provide care. Same day appointments are available for sick children; some Saturdays and evening appointments are also available.
SPECIALTY CARE: The clinics offer chiropractic; surgical consultation for orthpedic surgery; and vision care.
DENTAL CARE: Dental services are offered to adults and children for dental exams, digital radiography, dental cleanings, sealants, composite (white) fllings, laboratory crowns and root canals on selected teeth, complete and partial dentures, and extractions. For you dental appointment call 760-820-4131.
BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES: Care is provided to adults for therapy and medication management. Staff includes a psychiatrict, psychologist, licensed clinical social worker (LCSW), and a family and marriage therapist.
REGARDING FINANCIAL SUPPORT: Medi-Cal / IEHP, Tricare and most private insurances are accepted. A sliding fee-scale is available to those with fixed or no income so that anyone may be seen for a nominal cost. We also provide assistance in completing applications for medical insurance benefits.