To provide high quality, patient-centered health care services to satisfy the primary care needs of our community members, and to assure access to care for all.



Healthy families and strong communities through leadership, collaboration and innovation.



  • Compassion: We treat those we serve and one another with concern, kindness and respect.
  • Honesty and Integrity: We act openly and truthfully in everything we do.
  • Teamwork: We work together cooperatively, recognizing the power of our combined efforts exceeds what we can accomplish individually.
  • Community Relationships: We acknowledge the importance of our vital role in caring for our patients in partnership with other community providers and organizations.
  • Excellence: We are committed to high quality and value in every aspect of our work and we strive to exceed the expectations of our customers.
  • Knowledge: We create an environment of continuous learning for our patients, providers and employees, and facilitate the training of medical professionals dedicated to serving the entirety of our diverse community.


Quality Health Care Services

We strive to keep families healthy and happy to ensure thriving and productive communities. Our staff  wants to  care for you.

Affordable to Everyone

Income based sliding scale, prescription drug assistance, and waived Medicare deductibles are some of  the ways  we ensure everyone receives the care they need.

Valley Family Health Care accepts Blue Cross, Medicare, Medicaid, Workman's Compensation, and many  other  private insurance carriers. We also offer a sliding scale of fees to all who qualify based on  income. Quality health  care is available to everyone at Valley Family.

Board of Directors

The governing board of Valley Family Health Care is made up of volunteers from the communities the clinic system serves. The Board members are from diverse backgrounds and social situations. This Board meets once a month. If you are interested in learning more or volunteering for the Board of Directors please contact the Valley Family Health Care Chief Executive Officer at (208) 642-7364.

A Brief History of VFHC

  • 1982 — Payette clinic reopens
  • 1987 — Nyssa clinic opens
  • 1991 — Vale clinic opens
  • 1992 — Emmett clinic opens
  • 1994 — Ontario extended hours clinic opens
  • 1996 — Ontario clinic extends to full time hours
  • 1997 — Ontario clinic moves to new facility
  • 1998 — Vale clinic expands facility to 6 exam rooms
  • 1998 — Dental clinic opens in Nyssa
  • 2000 — Emmett clinic moves to new larger facility
  • 2002 — New Plymouth clinic opens
  • 2006 — Purchased land to build new Ontario Clinic
  • 2010 — Payette and New Plymouth Clinic Expansions
  • 2012 — New Ontario Health Center Opens
  • 2015 — Executive Office Opens
  • 2016 — Outreach Center Opens
  • 2017 — Payette Dental Clinic Opens