Mission Statement

The mission of Georgia Mountains Health Services, Inc is to respond to the medical, dental, and behavioral health need of our community by providing professional, compassionate, and affordable quality care to all.


Georgia Mountains Health is a Federally Qualified Health Center and a FTCA deemed provider of  medical, dental  and behavioral health services. As a federally funded health center, our primary focus is on patient care. Founded in 1984, FQHC opened their Ellijay office in 2000 shortly after offering their dental services located in Blue Ridge GA in 2002. Chatsworth GA opened their doors in the year 2007. Dalton office opened in 2012 and the Dalton AIM office opened in 2013.

Under Section 224 of the Public Health Service Act, as amended by the Federally Supported Health Centers Assistance Act of 1992 and 1995, Georgia Mountains Health Services, Inc. and its employees are deemed to be federal employees qualified for protection under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA).

Discount Policy

The mission of Georgia Mountains Health Services, Inc is to be responsive to the primary and preventative medical and dental needs of our community in a manner that delivers quality care, which is accessible and affordable to all. Fees for primary services by our full time staff of Board Certified physicians and nurse practitioners is on a sliding scale basis related to a patients income. Those patients wishing to apply for our sliding fee program must provide proof of income.

We participate with most insurance programs including Medicare, Medicare Advantage, United Health, Blue Cross, and others.