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Valley Health Systems, Inc.

Valley Health Systems (VHS) coordinates a statewide Health Care for the Homeless program, administered through five organizations located in the cities of Huntington, Charleston, Wheeling, Beckley, and Morgantown.

Services

VHS, in conjunction with the Cabell-Huntington Coalition for the Homeless, provides direct services — via a team model — out of Harmony House and administrative oversight through subcontracts with four other organizations. Harmony House is a multi-purpose center for persons experiencing homelessness. The health care team comprises a nurse practitioner, counselor, medical director, dentist, and social and outreach workers. Services include primary medical care, substance abuse/mental health assessment, counseling and referral, transportation, dental care, showers, laundry, and assistance in acquiring housing, employment, and other social services. Basic Needs, Behavioral Health Care Services, Blood Pressure Monitoring, Case Management/Social Services, Dental Care, Diabetes Testing/Care, Flu Vaccinations, Immunizations, Labs, Mental Health Counseling, Mobile Van/Transportation, Outreach, Physical Exams, Referrals for Specialty Care, Treatment of Acute Illness, Treatment of Chronic Illness

Linkages

The project works closely with Cabell-Huntington Coalition for the Homeless to arrange linkages with other resources and services in Huntington.

Statistics

Estimated homeless population: 8,500

Patients served: 5,883

Subcontractors

Access Health Care

252 Rural Acres Drive Beckley, WV 25801 

Contact:

Charles Hunt 

Phone:

(304) 252-8551

Fax:

(304) 252-7372

Community Health Systems, Inc.

252 Rural Acres Drive Beckley, WV 25801

Contact:

Charles Hunt

Phone:

(304) 252-8324

Fax:

(304) 252-7372

Milan-Puskar Health Right, Inc.

341 Spruce Street, PO Box 1519 Morgantown, WV 26507-1519

Contact:

 Laura Jones

Phone:

(304) 292-8234

Fax:

(304) 284-0133

West Virginia Health Right, Inc.

1520 Washington Street East Charlestown, WV 25311

Contact:

Patricia White

Phone:

(304) 414-5911

Fax:

(304) 343-7009

Wheeling Health Right, Inc.

99 Main Street Wheeling, WV 26003

Contact:

Kathie Brown

Phone:

(304) 233-9323

Fax:

(304) 233-3869

Email:

kathie.brown@access.gov

General Info

Director

Steven L. Shattls

HCH Coordinator

Steven L. Shattls

Medical Director

Dr. Herbert Myers

UDS Number

030880

Contact Info

Phone Number

(304) 525 – 3334

Email

shattls@vhs-wv.org

Website

http://www.valleyhealth.org

Address

Physical Address

2585 Third Avenue
Huntington, WV 25073

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This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number U30CS09746, a National Training and Technical Assistance Cooperative Agreement for $1,625,741, with 0% match from nongovernmental sources. This information or content and conclusions are those of the authors and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.

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