Tyler Foote: (530) 292-3478  |  Oregon House:  (530) 692-9073

Tyler Foote: (530) 292-3478
Oregon House:  (530) 692-9073

About Us

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Nestled in the Sierra Nevada Foothills of Northern California, the Sierra Family Health Center is a rural health center that has been providing full-service medical care to area residents for more than 35 years. Sierra Family Health Center is a Federally Qualified Health Center partially funded by the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Primary Health Care.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide comprehensive, compassionate, and quality medical, dental, and behavioral health care to our culturally diverse community, including the indigent and medically underserved populations of the Nevada and Yuba Counties in California, and their surrounding communities and to initiate preventive health programs that will improve the general health status of the communities we serve. We strive to be a center of healing, learning, and caring, and are committed to quality and to adding value in every aspect of our work.

All services shall be provided without regard to race, sex, color, age, national origin, disability, political or religious beliefs, sexual orientation, or ability of clients to pay for services.

Our Providers


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Lauren Alderdice
FNP
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Laura Hermann
FNP

Patrick Edmonson
Patrick Edmondson
DC
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Amy Nielsen
FNP

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Susan Mathias
PA
Robert Plantz
PAC

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Bozhidar Popov
DMD
Christie Jacques
DDS
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George Scarmon
MD
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Alyse Stukin
LCSW
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Anita Tonsing
LVN
Jenelle Okkerse
LMFT, Behavioral Health Director

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Laura LaFevers
FNP
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Peter Van Houten
CMO, MD

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Rachel Courtier
LCSW
 

Management

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Deb Plass
CEO, RN
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Peter Van Houten
CMO, MD
Jenny Lawson
COO
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Christy Bailey
Controller MBA

Board of Directors

Connor Burke
Karen Casady
Dean Cromwell
Rebecca George

Jan Hamilton
Kathleen Harris
Alex Hendriksen
Susan Hopkins

Karuna Kinsey
Sabari Lester
Spencer McClay
Paulette Taylor