Mission: To improve quality of life through excellent healthcare.
Programs: Powell valley health care, inc. (hospital) provides quality care regardless of race, creed, sex, national origin, handicap, age, or ability to pay. Although reimbursement for services rendered is critical to the operation of the hospital, it is recognized that not all individuals possess the ability to purchase these essential services. It is the hospital's mission to serve the surrounding area by providing health care services and health care education to all community members. During the year ended june 30, 2017, the hospital provided $591,896 of medical services, based on the amounts of charges foregone, under the hospital's charity care policy and guidelines to individuals who were determined unable to purchase such services. In addition to free care and/or subsidized care, care is also provided at below cost rates to persons covered by governmental programs. Recognizing its mission to the community, services are provided to both medicare and medicaid patients. The unreimbursed value (based on cost) of providing care to all patients was $5,035,098 for the year ended june 30, 2017. During the fiscal year ended june 30, 2017, the hospital provided 2,397 days of hospital services. The nursing home provided 31,558 days of resident services, and the assisted living facility provided 9,072 days of resident services during the year. The hospital also provides community care and services through many health activities and programs provided to support the community. These activities include support to the heart mountain volunteer medical clinic, heritage health center clinic, a community health center fqhc, wellness program, community education program, special programs for specific purposes, and a variety of community supported activities.