Houtzdale Rural Health Center


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Houtzdale Rural Health Center
120 Spring Street
Houtzdale, PA 16651
Phone: (814) 497- 4297

About Us

The Houtzdale Rural Health Center is a primary care physician practice, state certified rural health clinic (RHC), in Houtzdale, Pennsylvania. We provide services to adults age 18 years of age and older.

Our clinic provides primary healthcare to the residents of  Houtzdale, PA and surrounding communities.   We provide services to people regardless of their age, race, creed, sex, national origin, or ability to pay.

Our facility is handicap accessible and meets the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

The Houtzdale Rural Health Center is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation.


Houtzdale Rural Health Center practitioners address daily patient care needs by diagnosing and treating illnesses and injuries as well as providing initial preventive physical examinations and employer/institution mandated examinations, vaccinations and women’s health exams.  Blood draws for patients’ lab testing is also provided.

Insurances And Programs

We accept most major insurances including Medicare and  a variety of  Medicaid insurance plans including the following:

  • Medicaid
  • Gateway
  • CoventryCare
  • United Healthcare Community
  • UPMC for You
  • Geisinger Family
  • Aetna Better Health
  • Ameri Health

In addition, we will attempt to panel with any other insurances not listed above dependent upon patient demand.


Houtzdale Rural Health Center is open Mondays – Friday from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Patients are seen by appointment.




Fawzia Haque, M.D.



Jim McCliment, PA-C

• Jim McCliment, PA-C




Sliding Fee Discount

The Houtzdale Rural Health Center is a state certified rural health clinic.  We are able to offer a discount on some service’s based on a family’s income and size.

Determining Eligibility for the Sliding Fee Discount
Eligibility for the sliding fee discount is determined based on a family’s income and size.  The Houtzdale Rural Health Center Sliding Fee Discount Application must be completed and submitted. The Sliding Fee Discount Scale is then used to determine your eligibility.

Your family discount will be determined on a yearly basis.

It should be noted that there is a minimum charge amount for some procedures, labs and medications.

Houtzdale Rural Health Center Sliding Fee Scale

                                                                                    2019 Income Guidelines

    Family Size                     US Poverty Guidelines    200% of US Poverty        300% of US Poverty                                                                                                                                                                100% coverage            Discounted Coverage

 1                                              $12,490                               <$24,980                            <$37,490

2                                              $16,910                               <$33,820                            <$50,730

3                                              $21,330                               <$42,660                            <$63,990

4                                              $25,750                               <$51,500                            <$77,250

5                                              $30,170                               <$60,340                            <$90,510

6                                             $34,590                               <$69,180                            <$103,770

7                                             $39,010                               <$78,020                            <$117,030

8                                             $43,430                               <$86,860                            <$130,290

For each additional person, add $4,420

Sliding Fee Discount Application
To qualify for the sliding fee, you must complete and submit the Houtzdale Rural Health Center Sliding Fee Discount Application.

To apply for the sliding fee discount:

  1. Complete the application below
  2. Print the application and bring it to the Houtzdale Rural Health Center.




You can also mail the application to the clinic at the following address:

Houtzdale Rural Health Center
20 Spring Street
Houtzdale, PA 16651
Phone: (814) 497- 4297


Sliding fee payment is due and payable at the time of service. To maintain the sliding fee discount, fees must be paid promptly.  If you are unable to make payment at time of service, please speak to the receptionist to make other arrangements.  Failure to do so may result in loss of discount.