Strong evidence suggests that having a usual source of care, such as a regular physician, produces better health, reduced disparities, and reduced healthcare costs.
The importance of having a trusting professional relationship with a physician is vital. This is where people need to go to take care of small ailments before they become larger health concerns.
Having a regular physician also can be referred to as having a "medical home."
Hancock County Health Services includes:
There are 9 general practitioners, 3 general surgeons, and 10 specialists practicing in these clinics.