Tribal Health Center
What is the Tribal Health Center?
The Gun Lake Tribal Health Center (GLTHC) is our tribally-owned and operated clinic, located in the Gun Lake Tribe Government Campus across M-179 from the Gun Lake Casino. The health center is committed to enhancing the quality of life for all of Tribal citizens, government employees, and their families by providing culturally-competent, patient-centered care.
Tribal Health Center Goal
GLTHC’s goal is to improve the physical, mental, social and spiritual health of the GLT community by integrating our Elders’ historical vision. We reflect our mission through comprehensive, service-oriented, culturally-sensitive and community-focused approaches to healthcare. We maintain our integrity, spirituality, self-sufficiency and cultural awareness through service to our community.
Tribal Health Center Services
A dedicated team of highly-trained clinicians and support staff offer a wide range of services including:
- Routine Care: Newborn care through adulthood and geriatrics
- Acute Care: Flu, earache, cough, bladder infection, etc.
- Urgent Care: Injuries such as sprains, cuts/scrapes, insect bites
- Chronic Care: Asthma, blood pressure, cholesterol, diabetes, heart disease
- Basic laboratory services
- Tobacco cessation
- Domestic violence intervention
- Behavioral health
- Drug and alcohol abuse counseling
- Youth services
- Infant and toddler development services
- Home visitation
- Other social services assistance
The GLTHC features two family practice physicians and a medical assistant. Patients can schedule appointments in advance for well-child visits, medication renewals, annual physicals and chronic care visits (diabetes, asthma, heart disease). Or call for same-day appointments for acute illnesses such as ear infections, colds, flu or injuries. Clinic hours are Monday - Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. We are not a walk-in clinic so remember to call ahead to schedule an appointment - 269.397.1760.
In order to bill the patient and insurance companies correctly, we ask that all patients register during each visit to verify their address, insurance information and to make sure all necessary forms are filled out and signed. Please remember to bring your insurance cards and ID for each visit to the Gun Lake Tribal Health Center.
Clinic Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Please call 269.397.1760 to make an appointment or for more information.
Medical records provide a comprehensive framework and related standards for the exchange, integration, sharing and retrieval of health information that supports your comprehensive healthcare. GLTHC is committed to protecting the privacy of its patients. Our policies are built around Federal, Tribal and State laws that address privacy and disclosure of patient information.