Health Department

The Nooksack Indian Health Department is committed to providing only the highest quality services, which are supported by a highly qualified medical staff. We strive for continuous improvement, with our goal and intent to raise the standards of health care within the Nooksack Tribal membership.

We have an outstanding and innovative ambulatory health care center that serves members of the Nooksack Indian Tribe and the Tribal Member community. In addition to our ambulatory services, we offer community health prevention and education services to our patients to ensure they receive health care to the fullest extent including, Medical, Dental, Community Health/Health Nursing, Mental Health Counseling, Chemical Dependency Counseling, Chemical Dependency Prevention and Contract Health Services.

Health Center Administration

The Health Center Administration has the responsibility and oversight of the administrative, fiscal, and programmatic functions of the Tribe’s health care system, ensuring that the highest level of care is provided to the Nooksack patients while promoting the collective and individual health status of our Tribal Members and their families.

  • Lona Johnson

    Director of the Health Department

    Phone: (360) 966-2106

After Hours, Holiday & Early/Administrative closures

Nooksack Health Clinic Patients

For Medical Emergencies dial 911
24-hour Community Nurse Line: (855) 520-7513
(Only for registered patients with the Health Clinic)

If you have urgent, same-day medical issues please refer to the following:



4043 Northwest Avenue. – Bellingham, WA 98226 –   Phone: (360) 734-4300

OPEN 7 DAYS a week

Hours:  Mon-Fri:  8am-9pm  

Sat-Sun:  9am-5pm

INSURANCE:  Cigna, HMA, Premera, Regence

NOTE:  This clinic does NOT accept: DSHS (Medicaid) & Medicare

PeaceHealth Same Day Clinic –  3 LOCATIONS:

Same-Day Clinic at Cordata Main360-788-8180
4545 Cordata Pkwy, Suite 1A, Bellingham, WA 98226
Mon – Fri: 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
Sat – Sun: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

Same-Day Clinic at Medical Office Plaza360-788-8420
3015 Squalicum Pkwy, Suite 140, Bellingham, WA 98225
Mon – Tue: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Wed: Closed
Thu – Fri: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sat – Sun: Closed

Same-Day Care at Fairhaven Plaza Clinic360-788-8388
3125 Old Fairhaven Parkway, Suite 106, Bellingham, WA 98225
Mon – Fri: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Sat – Sun: Closed