About

About

Sandhills Medical Foundation, Inc. has been providing quality comprehensive health care since 1977. It is a Federally qualified community health center (FQHC) serving residents of Chesterfield, Kershaw, Lancaster, and Sumter Counties.

According to the Health Resources Services Administration, health centers are community-based and patient-directed organizations that deliver comprehensive, culturally competent, high-quality primary health care services to the nation’s most vulnerable individuals and families, including people experiencing homelessness, agricultural workers, residents of public housing, and veterans. As a patient centered medical home provider, Sandhills Medical Foundation provides comprehensive healthcare to all individuals. We provide services such as primary care, mental health care, chiropractic, onsite pharmacy and lab services, to meet the needs of our patients. Sandhills also provide healthcare services in the community such as patient education, flu shots, and health screenings such as blood pressure, diabetes, and cholesterol and HIV.

Sandhills Medical Foundation, Inc.  is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employer under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n). We are an FTCA deemed facility. Malpractice coverage is provided under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) pursuant to 42 U. S. C. 233(g)-(n).

Mission

To be responsive to community healthcare needs by providing quality, comprehensive, and cost effective healthcare.

Vision

We strive to improve the health of our community by delivering patient-centered, accessible, and high quality healthcare through skilled and caring staff working as a team,

Our Core Values

Access

We believe every individual has the right to prompt quality healthcare that is respectful and considerate.

Honesty

We act openly and truthfully in everything we do.

Teamwork

We work together cooperatively with our patients to achieve a common goal.

Kindness

We will always put individuals and their needs first in a compassionate respectful environment

Quality

We are committed to excellence and to adding value in every aspect of our work, and we strive to exceed the expectations of our customers.

Collaboration

We will work together with community partners to improve the health of our patients, community, and each other.