Mission

To improve the health and wellness of our community as the premier place to give and receive care that embraces the balance of mind, body, and spirit.

 

Vision

Established by the Chicken Ranch Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California, Mathiesen Memorial Health Clinic is close to home, yet far from ordinary.  We serve with kindness, integrity, compassion, collaboration, and strive for excellence to maximize individual and community health and wellness.

 

Values

The Mathiesen Memorial Health Clinic staff are a team and as such, we value:

 

  • Autonomy:  Our team respects the patient’s right of choice and advocates on the patient’s behalf when necessary.
     

  • Collaboration:  Our engaged team is dedicated to working together for the health and wellness of our patients and our community.
     

  • Communication:  Good communication is the foundation of good relationships and outcomes.  Our team and patients communicate openly with one another.
     

  • Compassion:  Our team provides compassionate care to patients, colleagues, and themselves. 
     

  • Confidentiality:  Our team respects the confidentiality of all protected information. 
     

  • Empowerment:  Our team empowers patients to participate in the active process of health, healing, and wellness. 
     

  • Integrative Health:  There are many factors that affect health.  Our team and patients recognize the many traditional and alternative options available to enhance whole person health and wellness. 
     

  • Integrity:  Our team provides testing and care options in a reliable, transparent, and open-minded manner.
     

  • Quality and Excellence:  Our team continuously improves knowledge and practice to provide patients with the best up-to-date evidence-based care options.
     

  • Respect:  Our team is respectful, nonjudgmental, and kind.  We acknowledge and appreciate individuality as well as equality and equity in the care of our patients and our team.      
     

  • Sense of humor:  Life is challenging and full of unexpected experiences, good and bad.  An optimistic attitude and ability to see the humor in situations improves longevity, improves the experience, and encourages a smile.
     

  • Striving for community health:  Our goal is not only to provide excellent individualized health and wellness services, but also to improve community health and wellness from a social, educational, and public health perspective. 
     

  • Trust:  Our team and patients are expected to be honest and trustworthy.
     

  • Wellness:  Rather than just the absence of disease, our team lives and promotes wellness as a conscious, self-directed, and evolving process of achieving full potential.