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 care to all within the areas of Douglas, Ozark, Texas and Wright Counties. MOCH is a private, non-profit organization funded by Federal grant dollars.
MOCH has seven clinic locations, the main clinic being in Ava, MO. Satellite clinics are located in Gainesville, Mansfield, Mountain Grove, Cabool, Houston, and Licking. A wide variety of services are located at each clinic site.
MOCH added a Wellness Center in 2010 in Ava, MO. This facility provides MOCH patients and the community, as a whole to maintain their physical fitness. It has several rooms for rent for various things i.e. meetings, etc. Please click on the Wellness Center on this website.
MOCH accepts a wide variety of payment types and also offers a “sliding fee scale”. This sliding scale allows a discount of medical, dental and behavioral health fees if certain guidelines are met.
**A patient-centered medical home (PCMH) is a model of care where the patients have a direct relationship with a provider who coordinates a team of healthcare professionals, takes collective responsibility for the care provided and arranges for the necessary care with other qualified providers as needed.