Northwest Health Services is a not-for-profit FQHC (Federally Qualified Health Center) serving 15 counties in Northwest Missouri. We accept Medicaid/Medicare, Private Insurance/Pay, and offer a Sliding Fee Scale for individuals and families who are uninsured.
Northwest Health provides primary care services to all ages. We treat everything from bumps and bruises to colds, flu and more serious health conditions. We can provide the majority of what you need, and when specialty care is needed we can help coordinate it.
Northwest Health offers a full complement of preventive and restorative care for your teeth. Its gentle care you need for a lifetime of healthy smiles.
Northwest Health knows physical health and well-being is affected by your mental and emotional health. That’s why we integrate behavioral health services into disease managements and into our primary and preventive care setting. We also provide the Medication-Assisted Treatment Program, which treats individuals addicted to opioids through suboxone and counseling.
Along with providing traditional pharmacy services, Northwest Health’s pharmacy has other means of supporting our patients. Through drug discount programs (340B), sliding scales and other means we work with our patients to ensure they're receiving the most affordable pricing.
Our diabetes management services provide qualified staff to educate and create personalized plans for individuals living with diabetes. These services give individuals the resources, education, empowerment and support they need to be successful with self-management of diabetes.
Alicia recently joined NHS to serve patients in need of women's health services! Alicia currently works at our Family Medicine Associates Clinic every other Thursday.
It’s been a very busy spring/summer here at Northwest Health. With all of the recent flooding happening in our service area (Holt/Andrew/Atchison/Buchanan counties), we have taken action to provide aid through flood relief supplies for victims of the floodwaters. With the help of Direct Relief, Heart2Heart and Clean the World, organizations who provided supplies to us during this natural disaster, and our local United Way, we have been able to help hundreds of flood victims over the last four months.
Gower Family Pharmacy is now open, and we are excited to provide pharmacy services to the city of Gower and surrounding areas!
Emily Spring serves as pharmacist and is happy to answer any of your medication related questions! A Kansas City native and Drake University graduate, she is excited to be a part of opening this new pharmacy and expanding pharmacy services to this area. She has experience in managing chronic disease states and is also credentialed as an HIV Pharmacist.