Douglas County Public Health Services Group, Inc. DBA/Missouri Ozarks Community Health is a Federally Qualified Health Center. This center was established in 1996 with the intent to provide medical and dental care to all within the areas of Douglas, Ozark, Texas and Wright Counties. This health center is a private, non-profit organization that receives HHS funding and has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.
Missouri Ozarks Community Health has seven clinic locations, the main clinic being located in Ava, MO. Satellite clinics were established in Gainesville in 2003, Mansfield in 2005, Cabool in 2013, Mountain Grove in 2015, Houston in 2017, and Licking in 2019. A wide variety of primary medical and dental services are offered at each clinic location.