Clallam: Health / Emergency

Washington Basic Health Care Plan
1220 Eastside SE, PO Box 9014
Olympia, WA 98504
Toll Free: (800) 826-2444
For people under age 65 who do not qualify for Medicare and are low income. Covers doctor care, hospital care, lab and emergency care.

Medicaid (through SSI)
Toll Free: (800) 772-1213
TTY: (800) 325-0778
Web: www.ssa.gov
Youth with disabilities may qualify for SSI at age 18 and therefore receive Medicaid based on the individuals's income (not parents) and disability. Medicaid pays for mandatory health services. In Washington, it also covers optional services.

Healthcare for Workers with Disabilities (HWD)
Toll Free: (866)272-7630
Web: fortress.wa.gov/dshs/maa/Eligibility/HWD.htm
HWD is a Medicaid buy-in program for people with disabilities who work. The worker pays a small monthly fee (premium) based on his/her income.

Regional Support Networks - County Mental Health Crisis Lines Mental Health Division
PO Box 45320
Olympia WA 98504-5320
Phone: (360) 902-8070
Web: www1.dshs.wa.gov/mentalhealth/rsnmap.shtml
The Department of Social and Health Services provides care and treatment for people with severe and recurring mental illnesses and children with serious emotional disturbance and the families, operates a crisis response system for all of Washington's citizens, regulates the individuals that provide mental health services and develops mental health policy for all providers. County government agencies and 145 private and non-profit organizations, supported by state and federal money, provide treatment for most of Washington's children with mental illnesses. The agencies are organized into 14 Regional Support Networks.

Forks Community Hospital
530 Bogachiel Way
Forks, WA 98331
Phone: (360) 374-6271
Web: www.forkshospital.org
Forks Community Hospital is a full service hospital serving Forks and the West End of Clallam and Jefferson Counties.

Olympic Medical Center
939 Caroline Street
Port Angeles, WA 98362
Phone: (360) 417-7000
Web: www.olympicmedical.org
Olympic Medical Center, in addition to the hospital, includes satellite operations in both Port Angeles and Seqium, offering high-tech services with hometown care.

Children With Special Health Care Needs
223 E. 4th. Street, Suite 14
Port Angeles, WA 98362
Phone: (360) 417-2274 (Port Angeles)
Phone: (360) 374-3121 (Forks)
Phone: (360) 417-2413 (Other)
Web: www.clallam.net
CSHCN provides resource information for families of children under age 18 who have chronic physical, emotional, behavioral or developmental concerns.

Oral Health (Dental)-Clallam County Health and Human Services
223 E. 4th Street, Suite 14 (Courthouse Basement)
Port Angeles, WA 98362
Phone: (360) 417-2408 (Cyndy Newman), (360) 417-2411
Up-to-date information regarding resources for dental treatment of persons with disabilities. Also coordinates local visits of mobile dental clinic.

Peninsula Community Mental Health Center
118 E. Eighth Street
Port Angeles, WA 98362
Phone: (360) 457-0431 (Rebecca Brown)

490 N. Fifth Avenue
Sequim, WA 98382
Phone: (360) 681-0585

Includes: case management; individual, group and family therapy; psychiatric evaluations, consultation and treatment, day treatment; co-occurring disorder treatment; specilaized services for Seriously Emotionally Disturbed children and specialized services for older adults. We maintain four seperate treatment facilities in Port Angeles and Sequim. We also provide services at other locations in the community according to consumer needs and preference.