Peninsula Community Health Services

 

  • If you have respiratory symptoms such as a fever, cough, or shortness of breath and you suspect you may have COVID-19, please contact us to schedule a video or phone appointment with one of our providers at (360) 377-3776 or use the chat. We are currently only testing PCHS patients (we are accepting new patients).
  • PCHS will be conducting COVID-19 testing beginning Friday, July 24th and will continue to conduct testing, Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. Those interested in testing should complete a visit (telehealth encouraged) prior to getting in line. Call or chat to schedule an appointment today to see if testing is right for you!
    • Those eligible for COVID-19 testing are all patients with new COVID-19 symptoms in the past month (regardless of age or health status):
      • Fever and/or chills
      • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
      • Cough
      • Sore throat
      • Congestion
      • Change in taste and/or smell
      • Headache
      • Muscle pain
      • Nausea and/or vomiting
      • Diarrhea
      • New-onset fatigue
  • PCHS processes all insurances and we offer sliding scale discounts. Financial hardship reviews are available for copay/deductibles, visits, and testing related to COVID-19 services.

 

  • If you have chronic disease and need a follow up, all PCHS sites are open to see patients. We are maintaining a high level of cleanliness and following the CDC guidelines to keep you safe. We have staff disinfecting our lobbies and reception space regularly and throughout the day. We have temperature screeners at the door and we provide a surgical mask to every patient.
  • Silverdale Medical & Dental Clinic is now open. On Wednesdays, our Pediatricians will provide well child check-ups, complete sports forms or update vaccinations while attending school at home. Children under 2 years of age, will be prioritized for the first appointments each day so infants can continue to receive their vaccinations on schedule in a comfortable and secure setting. Everyone entering all our PCHS clinics is offered a mask, and screened for fever and respiratory symptoms.
  • Dental: If you are sick with a fever, cough, or shortness of breath and have a dental appointment, you need to be rescheduled. Please reschedule your appointment via patient portal, online chat or the main phone number (360-377-3776). Beginning May 19th 2020 dental services restrictions have been lifted. Please contact PCHS if you were placed on a wait-list and would like to schedule for a dental treatment or cleaning appointment.
  • Behavioral Health: If you are sick with a fever, cough, or shortness of breath and have a counseling appointment, we can move your appointment to a virtual visit. Please reschedule your appointment via patient portal, online chat or the main phone number (360-377-3776).  Let us know when we reschedule your appointment if you are in crisis and we will connect you to a counselor.
  • Pharmacy: Worried about exposure to germs when picking up prescriptions? PCHS Pharmacy will bring them to your car. Please call ahead to make sure everything is ready, then call when you park. We’ll help you see this through!
  • We are limiting visitors in our clinics. If you are a parent or caregiver, please have only one person attend appointments with your child or loved one when possible.
  • We are experiencing a high call volume and longer wait times, try our chat on this webpage or our patient portal.

 

Peninsula Community Health Services (PCHS) is a community-based, nonprofit Community Health Center dedicated to providing accessible, affordable, quality health and wellness services for our communities.

We’re a certified team of providers and specialists whose main goal is to provide you, the patient, with the kind of comprehensive affordable health care that keeps you healthy.

Peninsula Community Health Services (PCHS) was founded in 1987 as a community clinic in downtown Bremerton and became a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) in 1993. PCHS health services include primary medical, dental, behavioral health counseling, substance abuse treatment, pharmacy services, and health education and promotion activities for all stages of life. Services are provided to all patients regardless of their insurance status or ability to pay. PCHS patients may qualify for a sliding fee discount based on their household income and family size. PCHS delivers a comprehensive and integrated approach to health care services and is an accredited Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC).

The guiding principle of PCHS is to “see and value every person.” Our Vision is to eliminate healthcare disparities in our communities while adhering to our values of being “Patient-Driven, Respectful and Empathetic”.

PCHS complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Clinics & Pharmacy Hours:

Behavioral Health:

  • Agape: Mon – Thurs 9:00am – 5:00pm., & Fri 9:00am – 1:00pm. Closed Sat & Sun.

Dental:

  • Almira: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm. Closed Sat & Sun.
  • Belfair: Mon – Fri 7:15am – 6:00pm. Closed Sat & Sun.
  • Port Orchard: Mon – Fri 7:15am – 6:00pm. Closed Sat & Sun.
  • Poulsbo: Mon – Fri 7:15am – 6:00pm.  Closed Sat & Sun.
  • Silverdale: Mon – Fri 7:15am – 6:00pm. Closed Sat & Sun.
  • Sixth Street Bremerton: Mon – Fri 7:15am – 6:00pm. Closed Sat & Sun.

Medical:

  • 6th Street Bremerton, Belfair, Port Orchard, Poulsbo, Silverdale, & Wheaton Way Bremerton:
    Mon – Fri: 7:30am – 6:00pm. Closed Sat & Sun. (except as noted below – including additional Extended Hours)
  • Almira: Mon., Tues., Thurs., & Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm. Closed Wed., Sat., & Sun.
  • Kingston: Mon. – Thurs. 8:00am – 5:00pm, Fri. 8:00am – 12:00pm. Closed Sat. & Sun.
  • Franklin Street Shelton: Mon. – Fri. 8:00am – 5:00pm. Closed Sat & Sun.
  • School Based Health Center | Esquire Hills Elementary School: Temporarily Closed
  • School Based Health Center | Fairview Middle School: Temporarily Closed
  • School Based Health Center | Mountain View Middle School: Mon., & Wed., 9:00AM – 3:00PM. Tues., Thurs., & Fri. Temporarily Closed
  • School Based Health Center | North Mason SD: Tues., & Thurs. 7:30AM – 4:00PM. Mon., Wed., & Fri. Temporarily Closed
  • Mobile Medical, Behavioral Health, and Quick Response Team: Per Monthly Site Schedule – Medical, Behavioral Health, Quick Response Team (QRT)
  • Port Orchard Obstetrics Suite: Mon. – Fri. 7:30 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Additional Extended Hours:
    Extended Hours at 6th Street Bremerton:
    Mon – Fri 4:00pm – 7:30pm. Closed Sat. & Sun.
    Extended Hours at Wheaton Way Bremerton:
    Mon – Fri 5:00pm – 8:30pm. Sat 9:00am – 3:00pm. Closed Sun.

Pharmacies:

  • 6th Street Bremerton, Belfair, Port Orchard, Poulsbo, Wheaton Way: Closed for lunch from 12:15pm – 1:15pm. Closed Sat. & Sun.
  • Medical Services

    Medical Services

    With seven clinics available, we offer primary care, physical exams, and minor surgery for both children and adults.

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  • Dental Services

    We offer exams, cleanings, x-rays, emergency care, and fillings. Meet our dedicated dental team at our Sixth Street Bremerton, Belfair, Almira/KMHS, Poulsbo, and Pottery Ave Port Orchard clinics.

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  • Behavioral Health Services

    PCHS has licensed, certified behavioral health professionals who work collaboratively with the medical team to address depression and other behavioral health issues that many normal people face.

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  • Pharmacy Services

    Our award winning pharmacy is here to serve you. See your healthcare provider and get your prescription filled all in one place. Pharmacy staff work closely with your provider as part of our patient centered medical home.

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