Gateway Community Health Centers, Inc., are Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC), which are supported in part by a grant from the United States Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Bureau of Primary Health Care. Their goal is to improve the health of Chowan, Gates, and Perquimans County residents by providing easier access to quality care. Staff at each location offer primary care and other health services on a sliding fee scale based on the patient’s income and family size. Gateway Community Health Centers also accept Medicare, Medicaid and most private insurance.
Gateway Community Health Center of Gatesville
501 Main St.
Gatesville, NC 27938
This clinic provides primary and minor emergency care for patients of all ages, including babies and children. Services include sick visits, wellness and preventative visits, chronic disease management, health education, stitches, X-rays, and laboratory and EKG testing. Staff includes a full time Family Practitioner medical doctor, a Family Nurse Practitioner, nurses, and support personnel.
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Evening hours Tuesday until 7:30 p.m.
Adolescent Care Clinic
088 U.S. Highway 158 W.
Gatesville, NC 27938
Located on the campus of Gates County High School, this clinic provides primary care to students 10 to 19 years old and school faculty. Services include sick visits, wellness and preventative visits, chronic disease management, sports physicals, mental health counseling, health education, and laboratory testing. Staff includes a halftime Family Nurse Practitioner, a Registered Nurse, and a Licensed Practical Nurse.
Hours: Monday – Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
2869 Virginia Rd.
Tyner, NC 27980
Located inside the Northern Chowan Community Center, this clinic provides primary care to patients 18 years old and up. Services include sick visits, wellness and preventative visits, chronic disease management, health education, and laboratory testing. Staff includes a full time Adult Nurse Practitioner, a Registered Nurse, and support personnel.
Hours: Monday – Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Friday, 8:00 a.m. – Noon
Migrant and Seasonal Farm Worker Program
Nuestra Casa de la Comunidad Hispana
510 S. Martin Luther King Dr.
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
This center provides assistance and health programing focused on the local farm worker and Hispanic communities. Services include including medical field clinics with a bilingual Case Manager, Outreach Worker and Registered Nurse/Family Nurse Practitioner providing health assessments and immunizations as well as HIV testing and TB skin testing; assistance in accessing existing health resources from both public agencies and private organizations; case management; interpretation services; advocacy; health education; and a tutoring program for grades K-5.
Hours: Monday – Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Call for information on field clinics