Esperanza Health Center - Kensington Site - Philadelphia Community Health Center
861 E. Allegheny Ave
Philadelphia PA, 19134
Contact Phone:(215) 302-3600
Clinic Details:Compelled by the love of God in Christ Jesus, in cooperation with the Church and others, Esperanza Health Center is a multi-cultural ministry providing holistic healthcare to the Latino and underserved communities of Philadelphia. We seek to fulfill our mission by providing affordable, high-quality, bilingual and multi-cultural primary health care services in Jesus’ name, regardless of ability to pay, to all those in our communities who seek care.
Services:Adult Health; Children’s Health; Women’s and Prenatal Care; Dental Care; HIV Care; Behavioral Health; Medication Di; spensary; Nutrition Counseling; Social Services; Spiritual Care
Dental Services:General Exams and Cleanings, Emergency Diagnosis and Treatment, Sealants, X-rays, Fluoride Treatments, Restorations, Extractions, Dentures, Oral Healthcare Education
Pediatric Services:Tracking of growth and development; Parent and child encouragement and guidance; Vision/Hearing/Lead/Cholesterol/Anemia Screening; Immunizations; Urgent Care; Nutrition Counseling; Behavioral Health Consultation; School/Sports Physicals
Women's Health Services:Women's Well-Care Services; Prenatal and Post-Partum Care; Family Planning Services
Payment Method:Sliding Fee Scale; All Medicaid insurances in SE Pennsylvania: Health Partners Plans, Keystone First, Keystone First Community HealthChoices (CHC), United Healthcare PA Community Plan, Aetna BetterHealth, PA Department of Human Services Medical Assistance, Community Behavioral Health (Medical assistance for behavioral health); CHIP: Kidz Partners, Keystone Health Plan East CHIP, United Health Care CHIP, Aetna Better Health Kidz; Medicare: Medicare, Aetna Medicare, Cigna HealthSpring (formerly Bravo), Health Partners Medicare, Keystone 65, Keystone VIP Choice; Commercial Health Insurance Plans: Aetna, Keystone Health Plan East, IBC Marketplace Proactive plans, IBC Personal Choice
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