We serve Hermiston, Oregon (population 16,300) as well as several outlying towns with a total service population of over 35,000 in Umatilla and Morrow counties. These are rural communities with an agriculture-based economy.
The average household income in Hermiston is $35,354.
15.5 percent of residents have incomes below federal poverty guidelines.
50 percent of our patients are either enrolled in Medicaid or uninsured (37% Medicaid, 13% uninsured).
We are a Critical Access Hospital, and the primary healthcare resource for our community.