Escambia Community Clinics, Inc.(ECC) is a not for profit 501(c)(3) community health center established in January 1991 and opened for service in November 1992. In 2007, Escambia Community Clinics, Inc. was designated as a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) by the Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). ECC provides services throughout Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties and surrounding areas designated by HRSA as medically underserved populations and health professional shortage areas.
With a twenty five year history of providing outpatient primary care services to the medically needy, uninsured, underinsured, and working poor citizens of our community, ECC has grown to be the primary medical home for thousands of area residents.
ECC operates fourteen service delivery locations in Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties, with the main service delivery site located at 14 West Jordan Street in Pensacola. Our other sites, including pediatric, dental and family practice clinics, are located conveniently throughout our service area. ECC also has two 38' mobile units to provide medical and dental outreach to our community.
ECC is recognized as a patient centered medical home at its main service delivery site in Pensacola by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). As a Federally Qualified Health Center, the health centers offer a sliding fee scale to those that are uninsured. We accept Medicaid and Medicare, as well as major health and HMO insurance plans.
Annually, ECC proudly serves over 34,000 unduplicated patients with over 105,000 patient encounters. Services include adult and pediatric family practice, women's health services, behavioral health, dentistry, laboratory, x-ray, pharmacy assistance, case management, optometry, ENT/Sepcialty services and other supportive services.
Our Executive Director and Leadership team work with a board of directors, consisting of a majority of current Escambia Community Clinic patients, as well as active community members. At our ECC sites, you will discover that our team is working to show you that we know you have choices in health care providers, and we appreciate that you choose us to care for your most treasured possession - your health and the health of your family.
The mission of Escambia Community Clinics, Inc. is to provide comprehensive primary and preventive health care services to residents of Escambia and Santa Rosa counties and surrounding areas. Escambia Community Clinics is committed to assuring access to care for the medically needy, under insured,
uninsured, and underserved populations. Escambia Community Clinics provides care with compassion, dignity and respect for each person regardless of ability to pay for services.
The vision of Escambia Community Clinics is to improve the overall health and wellbeing of poor and medically disenfranchised citizens of Escambia and Santa Rosa counties and the surrounding area. Our vision is founded on the premise that all human beings have a basic right to care, provided in a respectful, dignified manner. Our vision will be guided by the principles of empowerment, respect, dignity, quality and cultural competence.
Our Core Values
Every patient will be treated with respect, dignity, compassion and loyalty to empower them to be a better health care consumer.
Our Funding Partners