Southern Humboldt Community Healthcare District
733 Cedar St
Garberville, CA 95542
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Jerold Phelps Community Hospital is a nine-bed, Medicare certified Critical Access Hospital (CAH). We offer laboratory, radiology, mammography, physical therapy, rehabilitation, 24-hour emergency room (ER), and acute inpatient services, along with swing-bed services for those who need a combination of hospital and skilled nursing services.
Our service area is approximately 775 square miles and includes the communities of Alderpoint, Blacksburg, Garberville, Harris, Honeydew, Miranda, Meyers Flat, Leggett, Petrolia, Phillipsville, Piercy, Redcrest, Redway, Shelter Cover, Weott, Whitethorn, and Zenia. This service area has a population of about 10,365 full-time residents that can grow to over 30,000 during summer months. With strong community support, including a supplemental property tax, SHCHD continues its work to assure quality healthcare for residents and visitors alike.
Direct services include an acute care hospital, 24/7 emergency room, laboratory, radiology, physical therapy, occupational therapy, mammography, x-ray, home health/visiting nurse program, swing-bed, visiting specialists, skilled nursing, a rural health clinic and the Family Resource Center.