SoHum Health and Foundation
SoHum Health is an umbrella organization for the Southern Humboldt Community Healthcare District (SHCHD) which operates Jerold Phelps Community Hospital, Southern Humboldt Community Clinic, Southern Humboldt Family Resource Center, and Garberville Pharmacy. We offer laboratory, radiology, mammography, physical therapy, 24-hour emergency room, inpatient care, skilled nursing, primary care, and home health services.
To provide high quality local medical services, to engage community members with education, activities and lifestyle opportunities which promote optimal health, and to assist our patients in navigating access to services throughout the healthcare system.
To empower individuals to live longer, healthier lives through the use of information, relationships, and technology.
Caring: We bring warmth and professionalism to all aspects of patient care.
Quality: We are committed to our patients, to our services, and to enriching the communities of Southern Humboldt.
Teamwork: We prioritize working together within our hospital as well as the larger community and healthcare network.
Positivity: We believe in supporting an environment where healthy attitudes and respect fuel our culture.
Who We Are
SoHum Health Foundation is a non-profit organization that supports the Southern Humboldt Community Healthcare District in providing high quality healthcare services to residents of Southern Humboldt County. Access to modern medical care is a vital part of our community infrastructure and the wellbeing of those we serve. Every minute counts when the unexpected happens. SoHum Health saves lives by delivering the most advanced healthcare technologies possible, including emergency services, radiology, CT, mammography, home health visits, primary care and skilled nursing.
Community support has always been at the heart of Southern Humboldt Community Healthcare District. Our goal is to empower residents of Southern Humboldt to live longer, healthier lives through information, relationships, and technology. Gifts to SoHum Health Foundation improve the quality of life for residents of Southern Humboldt, and allow them to live and thrive in the community we all love.