Asotin: Health / Emergency

Washington Basic Health Care Plan
1220 Eastside SE PO Box 9014
Olympia, WA 98504
Toll Free: (800) 826-2444
For people under age 65 who do not qualify for Medicare and are low income; covers doctor care, hospital care, lab and emergency care.

Medicaid (through SSI)
Toll Free: (800) 772-1213
TTY: (800) 325-0778
Web: www.ssa.gov
Youth with disabilities may qualify for SSI at age 18 and therefore receive Medicaid based on the individual's income (not parents) and disability. Medicaid pays for mandatory health services. In Washington, it also covers optional services.

Healthcare for Workers with Disabilities (HWD)
Phone: (866) 272-7630
Web: fortress.wa.gov/dshs/maa/Eligibility/HWD.htm
HWD is a Medicaid buy-in program for people with disabilitites who work. The worker pays a small monthly fee (premium) based on his/her income.

Regional Support Networks - County Mental Health Crisis Lines Mental Health Division
PO Box 45320
Olympia WA 98504-5320
Phone: (360) 902-8070
Web: www1.dshs.wa.gov/mentalhealth/rsnmap.shtml
The Department of Social and Health Services provides care and treatment for people with severe and recurring mental illnesses and children with serious emotional disturbance and the families, operates a crisis response system for all of Washington's citizens, regulates the individuals that provide mental health services and develops mental health policy for all providers. County government agencies and 145 private and non-profit organizations, supported by state and federal money, provide treatment for most of Washington's children with mental illnesses. The agencies are organized into 14 Regional Support Networks.

Asotin County Health District 431 Elm
Clarkston, WA 99403
Phone: (509) 758-3344 (Carmel Donahue, Director)
Email: achd@clarkston.com
Referral for health care, immunizations and many health care services. Statistics on local community

Dept. of Social and Health Services - Community Services Division
525 5th St.
Clarkston, WA 99403
Phone: (509) 751-4603 (Patricia Busse, Director)
Email: bussepa@dshs.wa.gov
Work First, Work Source employment programs, food stamps, medical and cash assistance for families in need.

Genesis Program
833 6th St.
Clarkston, WA 99403
Phone: (509) 751-0409
Email: lcaudle@cableone.net
Domestic violence-adolescent and adult treatment, mental health and substance abuse treatment. Quiet Storm (school-based interpersonal violence prevention), Project Alert (school-based life skills and substance prevention), positive life skills and anger management groups.

Tri State Memorial Hospital
1221 Highland Ave / PO Box 189
Clarkston, WA 99403
Phone: (509) 758-5511
The state-of-the-art Emergency Department provides caring, efficient and high quality treatment. A 24-hour in-house physician, combined with nursing personnel, trained in emergency care. Airlift transport is available. Both the Emergency Department and Care 24: Minor Care Center are conveniently located with ample parking available.

Asotin-Garfield Community Network
PO Box 436
Clarkston, WA 99403
Phone: (509) 758-5136 (Nancy Hansen)
Focus on youth 0-18, activities to prevent teen substance abuse, child abuse, neglect and domestic violence.