About Erie

Mission, Vision, & Values

MISSION

Motivated by the belief that healthcare is a human right, we provide high quality, affordable care to support healthier people, families and communities.

VISION

All people living their healthiest lives.

VALUES

Dignity: We honor the diversity and worth of all people and believe that everyone has a right to high quality care.
Impact: We improve the health and well-being of the communities we serve by maximizing our resources to ensure long-term success
Relationships: We form lasting connections with employees, patients, supporters, and community partners.
Excellence: We set high standards for all we do, and are uncompromising in providing top quality patient care.
Learning: We invest in ongoing education to improve care for our patients, build leaders, and develop a strong community health workforce.

For the Community

Erie Family Health delivers high quality care to over 73,000 medical patients and 12,500 dental patients in the language of their choice and with respect for their cultural values and beliefs. Nearly all of our providers are bilingual in English and Spanish. Our community-based health centers are portals to high-quality care—and a higher quality of life—regardless of a patient’s ability to pay.

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Hispanic Ancestry

71% of our patients are Hispanic

hablan español

47% best served in Spanish

Majority Female

62% of our patients are female

Under 18 Years Old

47% of our patients are 19 or younger

School-aged Children

28% are school-aged children

Low Income

Over 90% live in low-income households

Motivated by the belief that healthcare is a human right, we provide high quality, affordable care to support healthier people, families and communities.

Locations

 7 Large Primary Care Centers – 4 with integrated oral health services

 5 School-based Health Centers

Chicago’s oldest and largest comprehensive Teen Health Center

Communities We Serve

Erie’s service area is broad with 98% of our patients residing in 153 different zip codes. Some of the many communities we serve include:

Albany Park

Avalon Park

Avondale

Belmont Craigin

Brighton Park

Dunning

Edgewater

Evanston

Garfield Ridge

Humboldt Park

 

 

Irving Park

Jefferson Park

Lake View

Lincoln Square

Logan Square

Montclare

Near West Side

North Center

North Chicago

North Lawndale

North Park

 

Portage Park

Rogers Park

Skokie

Uptown

Waukegan

West Elsdon

West Garfield

West Lawn

West Ridge

West Town

Zion