Quincy Community Health Center is dedicated to serving migrant and seasonal farm workers, the uninsured, underinsured and others who have difficulty accessing care. The Health Center has served the community in Moses Lake since 1978 and opened operations in Quincy in 2002.
The Health Center is committed to providing quality, full-spectrum primary health care. It is important that patients are able to see the provider of their choice at their convenience; Continuity of Care and Open Access are our objective! Services are designed to meet the needs of the entire family and include: Family Medicine, Obstetrics, Pediatrics, and Internal Medicine. As part of our comprehensive care, we provide on-site laboratory and radiology services.
Health Center patients can utilize the on-site Pharmacy in Moses Lake for their prescription needs. Pharmacy staff can help qualifying patients obtain brand name medications at significantly reduced costs through special programs. In some cases, patients may qualify for free medications.
Samaritan Hospital is a full-service community hospital, located one block from the Health Center in Moses Lake, with full-time Emergency Room Services, 50 acute care beds, a seven-bed Special Care Unit, The Leif Kvamme Mother and Baby Center delivering nearly 1000 babies per year, and modern x-ray, laboratory, physical therapy and respiratory care services.
The City of Quincy has a population of 5,700 and is located in a rural community with a total population of approximately 13,000. Quincy is surrounded by numerous recreational facilities, both natural and man-made, which bring to the area a wide variety of people.
Among the natural attractions, Quincy is located just seven miles from the Columbia River and Crescent Bar Resort. Water sports, camping and golf are among the various activities available. To the south of Quincy approximately 6 miles are the Quincy Lakes which provide an area for fishing, hiking, horseback riding and camping. South approximately 22 miles along the Old Vantage Highway is a favorite spot for rock climbers along the cliffs. And approximately 30 miles south of Quincy are the Beverly Dunes, a favorite attraction for ORV’s. The Ginko Petrified Forest in Vantage is only a 25-minute drive from Quincy. Other natural attractions include Sunlakes State Park to the northeast with Moses Lake and the Pot Holes to the southeast.
The surrounding Cities provide for an increase in tourism around the area. Wenatchee is located along the Columbia River and has various riverside parks and softball complexes available. In the summer Cashmere, 5 miles west of Wenatchee, and Leavenworth, 15 miles west, provide for white water rafting along the Wenatchee River between the two cities. During the winter, Mission Ridge Ski Resort provides for downhill skiing, snow boarding and other winter activities.
Man-made attractions include the Quincy Aquatic Center, Moses Lake Aquatic Center, Quincy Golf Course, Grant County Museum, Central Washington Museum, Fairs, Rodeos and outdoor concerts. Outdoor concerts include McCosh Park in Moses Lake, which provides free concerts, and the Gorge at George, which brings in the largest influx of people into the Quincy area.
Other activities in the area include Wanapam Dam and Rocky Reach Dam. Both have information centers and displays set up. The surrounding farmland provides some areas for hunting.