The Phoenix Indian Medical Center (PIMC) is the largest health care facility owned by the Indian Health Service (IHS). The IHS, an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services, is responsible for providing federal health services to American Indians and Alaska Natives. The IHS is the principal federal health care provider and health advocate for Indian people, and its goal is to raise their health status to the highest possible level. The IHS provides a comprehensive health service delivery system for American Indians and Alaska Natives and its mission is to raise the physical, mental, social, and spiritual health of American Indians and Alaska Natives to the highest level.
PIMC executed the first Utility Energy Services Contract (UESC) in Indian Health Service’s history. The project was also awarded the FEMP FEDS Spotlight Award.