In Healthcare

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.


Behavioral Health

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.

Diabetes & Nutrition

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.


Northwest Health Services is a FTCA deemed facility.



340B Drug Discount

Participating Pharmacies

Discount Pricing for Patients




Feeling Sick on Saturday? Sore Throat? Flu? Aches? Just walk in and we’ll see you.

Family Medicine Associates – St. Joseph
SATURDAYS / 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

2303 Village Drive, St. Joseph, MO
PH: (816) 232-6818





Here are the most up-to-date numbers regarding COVID-19 cases at Northwest Health:

Total to date: 1709
Positives: 143
Negatives: 1353
Pending: 213


March 25, 2020

Practice Coronavirus Safety Measures

Remain vigilant: Continue to practice safety measures to reduce COVID-19 exposure

The coronavirus outbreak has swept the globe since it was first reported in Wuhan, China, in late 2019. Since then, healthcare officials have been working to respond to the virus.

Northwest Missouri has had a surprisingly low number of confirmed cases. 

March 19, 2020

Northwest Health Services COVID-19 Statement

To our patients and the communities we serve,

We are working diligently to ensure that we’re doing everything possible to keep our patients and our employees safe during this time of uncertainty. We have partnered with local, state and national agencies for guidance while navigating these evolving circumstances.

We wanted to send a personal note to you to let you know how we are responding to the situation.