Lower Elwha Health Clinic offers a wide variety of services.

Behavioral Health

Benefits Coordination

Contract Health Services


Diabetes and Nutritional Health

Naturopathic Health

Paratransit Transportation


Primary Care

Substance Use Disorder Treatment


Lower Elwha Health Clinic is currently accepting new patients. We provide a wide range of medical services such as medication management, naturopathic health, physicals, diabetes and nutrition education, I.V. therapy, ultrasound therapy, telehealth, psychiatric care, pediatrics, etc. If you are in need of a primary care provider please fill out new patient paperwork and return to our front desk.

The Mental Health Program is located at the LEKT Health Clinic.  Our mission is to provide mental health services to the Elwha community that are culturally informed, and address the needs of children, youth, and adults of all ages.  We are here to help people with complex mental health problems such as historical trauma, abuse, suicidal thoughts, and severe depression and anxiety.  We are also here to help people who are generally doing fine, but who are experiencing distress due to temporary life challenges.  We provide individual, family, couples, and group therapy. 

We are a full-service dental clinic located on the south side of the Lower Elwha Wellness Center. Let us pull together and be partners on your journey toward dental wellness. From exams and cleanings to crowns and dentures; children and pregnant moms to elders — we are happy to serve patients of all ages. We are here for all your dental needs! Lower Elwha Health Clinic offers dental services to members/first descendants of federally recognized tribes, LEKT employees and also accepts children on Washington State Medicaid from ages of 0-19.

Klallam Counseling Services (KCS) is a State approved substance use disorder treatment agency offering comprehensive outpatient treatment services.  Our mission is to provide Behavioral Health Treatment Services to native and non-native individuals and their family members by providing them with the structure to make the lifestyle choices and changes that will give them a sense of freedom and an overall improved quality of life.

Patient Services Representative Department

Patient Services is the first department you see when you enter the Lower Elwha Health Clinic. Emma Bankson oversees the staff in the department. We deliver quality health care to members of the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe, enrolled members of other federally recognized tribes, and most services to non-native members of the community Potential new patients need to provide a copy of the following prior to your first appointment:

  • A copy of all insurance cards
  • Social Security card copy
  • Current driver’s license or valid identification card (parents for child)
  • Copy of tribal ID or CIB
  • Birth certificate for minors or dependent care

We accept Medicare, Medicaid, and most insurance plans. Please call your private insurance for preferred provider information.

Patient services is here to assist with:

  • Making/ Rescheduling Appointments
  • Checking in/ checking out patients
  • Maintaining/ updating patient demographics
  • Routing paperwork, phone calls and messages to the appropriate party
  • Receiving payments and co-payments
  • Answering & transferring phone calls

Please call 360-452-6252 to schedule an appointment