Skip to site content

Indian Health Service The Federal Health Program for American Indians and Alaska Natives

Navajo Area

Dzilth-Na-O-Dith-Hle Health Center

Dzilth-Na-O-Dith-Hle Health Center
The Dzilth-Na-O-Dith-Hle Health Center (DZHC) operates as part of the Shiprock Service Unit (SRSU), the primary referral center being Northern Navajo Medical Center (NNMC), located 70 miles northwest of Dzilth-Na-O-Dith-Hle Health Center. The health center provides ambulatory care to patients, primarily Navajo, living in the Eastern Area of the Navajo Nation. Constructed in 1984, the facility in 1999 expanded, currently serves approximately 20,000 patients. The health center is equipped with a two bed urgent care room for the evaluation, treatment and stabilization of patient presenting with urgent/emergent conditions.

The Dzilth-Na-O-Dith-Hle Health Center (DZHC) provision of primary care includes the following departments: Outpatient, urgent care, laboratory, radiology, pharmacy, optometry, dental, mental health, social services and public health nursing. The specialty services including internal medicine, women's health and obstetrics and diabetes education are available at scheduled times and staffed with providers from Northern Navajo Medical Center. The Administrative Services comprise of Facility Maintenance, Housekeeping, General Service, Security, Business Office Services, Health Information Management and Administration Office.

The hours of operation:

  • Walk-In and Appointments: open Monday to Friday, from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, closed after hours, holidays and weekends.
  • After Hours, Weekends or Holidays, contact Northern Navajo Medical Center (NNMC) at Shiprock, NM. NNMC operator: 505-368-6001 (Toll-Free: 800-549-5644).

Nearby are recreation opportunities that included fishing, hiking, biking, cross-country skiing and alpine skiing. Telluride, Durango, Pagosa Springs, Canyonlands, Grand Gulch, the Colorado River, the San Juan River, several large lakes, and the Colorado Wilderness areas are just short drive away. Also, Albuquerque, NM is 2 hour drive from DZHC, a beautiful scenic drive thru the Navajo Nation, Jicarilla Apache Nation and the Pueblo Tribes reservations.

Dzilth-NA-O-Dith-Hle Health Center
6 Road 7586
Bloomfield, NM 87413
Main Number: (505) 368-8100 or Toll-Free: 855-687-3942
Local Number: (505) 960-1801
Administration fax: 505-368-8009

Medical Staff Contact:
Dr. Bryan Harber
Supervisory Dental Officer/Acting Clinical Director
Phone: (505) 368-8083

Nursing Staff contact:
Mr. David Hodgins
Supervisory Clinical Nurse
Phone: (505) 368-8122

Human Resources Department:
Gloria Redhorse-Charley
Human resource Specialist
Phone: (505) 368-6095