Health Centers

The University of Vermont Health Network - Elizabethtown Community Hospital (ECH) has a network of community health centers in Essex County. These health centers are run by dedicated care teams that bring a wealth of experience and connection to all that the University of Vermont (UVM) Health Network has to offer. If you need primary care, follow-up care or a consultation before referral to a specialist, our health centers can help.

Our care teams see thousands of patients of all ages every year. Learn more about the services we provide below.

Community Health at Elizabethtown Community Hospital (ECH): How We Compare

ECH has six community health centers located throughout Essex County. These health centers benefit from their connection to ECH and the UVM Health Network, including expertise and referrals to our full range of health services. Our health centers are staffed by caring medical professionals that offer essential primary care and some specialist services to patients of all ages. By being closer to the community, we can provide our patients with a high level of compassionate care closer to home.

We are proud to be a central source of primary care in Essex County. In 2019, we had 28,404 community health center visits.

Preventive Services, Diagnostic Tests & Treatments

ECH’s community health centers provide preventive services, diagnosis, and treatment to patients of all ages. Our care teams have a wealth of experience taking care of numerous conditions throughout the lifespan. In the event that our clinic staff cannot treat a certain condition at a community health center, they will provide referrals to services at ECH and within the UVM Health Network. Services include:

  • Health and wellness maintenance and preventive screenings for children, adults, and older patients, including routine exams, pap smears, or physicals for work, schools, camps, or sports activities.
  • Diagnosis and management of common health conditions such as high blood pressure, diabetes, and heart disease.
  • Care for injuries and illnesses that don’t require emergency treatment.
  • Referrals to a number of area specialists if you need follow-up care.
  • Behavioral health screenings and referrals, plus treatment for certain conditions. Medication assisted treatment for substance use may be available. Please ask your provider.  
Our Providers

Schedule your eHealth Visit

Visits with primary care providers are now being offered through Zoom, on computers, smartphones, and tablets.

Call your health center for more information and download instructions for Zoom.

Our Providers

Find a Community Health Center Near You

ECH has 6 community-based health centers. Click on a health center location to see available hours, services, and providers:

Au Sable Forks Health Center

Crown Point Health Center

Elizabethtown Community Health Center

High Peaks Health Center

Smith House Health Center

Westport Health Center


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Manage Your Health Online

MyHealth Online is a free, secure way for UVM Medical Center patients to view and manage medical records anytime. From a computer, tablet or smartphone, you can view lab and test results, request a prescription renewal, pay bills, and more. You can even get access to your children’s and parent’s medical records. Log in or sign up for a MyHealth Online account and download the mobile app below:

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