SANTA FE – Presbyterian Medical Services (PMS) welcomes Medical Director Catherine “Cathy” Taylor, M.D. to PMS – Checkerboard Area Health System (CAHS).Dr. Taylor received her medical degree from the University of Arizona - College of Medicine.She also holds a Master’s degree in Physical Science Education and a Bachelor’s degree in Biology.
Dr. Taylor was living in a rural community when she first decided to pursue a career in medicine.She had been volunteering on an ambulance and saw the need for good medical care.She applied for medical school at the University of Arizona and later completed residency programs in internal medicine and pediatrics at Maricopa Integrative Health System in Phoenix, AZ.Prior to joining PMS, Dr. Taylor served for many years as a physician at North Country Healthcare, a community health center in Springerville, Arizona.
“My husband and I recently relocated to New Mexico, and I was anxious to continue my career in an underserved area.PMS seemed like a good fit because of its focus on underserved communities.I’m especially looking forward to meeting my new patients, working with our excellent staff, and taking on the challenges of my new position.”
As with all PMS federally qualified health centers, the Checkerboard Area Health System which includes centers in Cuba, Torreon, Counselor, Ojo Encino and Cañon, is Joint Commission accredited and accepts all patients regardless of financial status.Payment options include Medicare, Medicaid, and most private insurance.For those who are uninsured, payment is on a sliding fee scale based on income.For more information or to make an appointment, please contact any of the following centers:
|Cuba Health Center||6349 U.S. Highway 550||Cuba||87013||575 289 3291|
|Cuba School-Based Health Center||50 County Road 13||Cuba||87013||575 289 2082|
|Counselor Clinic||9837 U.S. Highway 550||Counselor||87018||575 568 4328|
|Jemez Valley Medical Clinic||8372 Highway 4||Cañon||87024||575 834 0802|
|Ojo Encino Clinic||2 Ojo Encino Chapter Rd||Ojo Encino||87013||575 731 2268|
|Torreon Health Clinic||2500 State Highway 197||Torreon||87013||505 731 2284|