CEO Welcome Letter

CEO Rakesh Patel, MD, FAAFP, CPEWelcome to Neighborhood Healthcare. We thank you for trusting us with your healthcare needs. Today, more than 67,000 patients call Neighborhood Healthcare their Health Home.

It is my honor to be part of an organization where hearts still guide our mission and where I am supported by the hardest working and most compassionate employees, leadership and Board of Directors out there.

As Neighborhood Healthcare’s CEO, my focus is simple: to help ensure we have the necessary resources and culture to provide exceptional healthcare to you in an environment of trust and compassion.

As for our exceptional staff, we’ve made a commitment to ensure that our staff have the opportunity to grow and develop additional skills to ensure their career success.

The past 48 years, we have proudly served our patients.  In that time, we’ve built new facilities, expanded our services, upgraded technology and increased our medical, dental and behavioral healthcare staff – all in an effort to provide you with a better patient experience.

Our values of Compassion, Above and Beyond, Generosity, Integrity and Team Work are held in high regard as we strive to meet each patient’s individual needs.

What unites our Board of Directors and 650 employees is our desire to offer great healthcare so that your improved health makes a big difference in your life.

Our mission to provide quality health care and promote wellness to everyone in our communities, focusing on those most in need regardless of ability to pay has never changed in 48 years.

Rest assured, you can continue to count on us to come together to do the very best for you, your loved ones and the communities we serve.


CEO Rakesh Patel, MD, MBA, FAAFP, CPE