Harvard Street Neighborhood Health Center - Dorchester Community Health Center
632 Blue Hill Avenue
Dorchester MA, 02121
Contact Phone:(617) 825-3400
Clinic Details:Harvard Street Neighborhood Health Center, is A HRSA-funded 330 Grantee, Federally Qualified Health Center. At Harvard Street we strive to provide exemplary care to our communities at every opportunity. Our commitment to the public wellness of the communities we serve is highlighted by our vigorous, multifaceted health care services and programs; from preventive medicine such as free health education classes and screenings, to advanced treatment methods to fight chronic diseases. We provide world-class clinical care in a safe and compassionate patient-centered healing environment. Our highly qualified and caring physicians, nurses, and associates, are dedicated to assuring that quality care is our priority. Our health center continues to strive to achieve our goals by employing the best tested evidence based science combined with judgment of expert clinicians. We are committed to treating patients and families with dignity, communicating and sharing information effectively, and serving as a nexus of innovative public health initiatives.
Women's Health Services:Paps & abnormal Pap Smear follow up; Obstetrics; Post-partum; Family Planning/Birth Control; Emergency Contraception; Endometrial Biopsy; Colposcopy/ LEEP; Peri-Menopausal Evaluation & Treatment
Adult Medicine:Preventative health services, including cancer screening and health counseling; Chronic disease management, including management of diabetes, asthma, and hypertension; Acute care services
Remarks:Duplicate with id # 17539, Urban Area, Permanent Clinic, Year-Round, Full-Time (open 55 hours per week)
Location: Jamaica Plain, MA - 02130 | 0.9 mile away
Contact Phone: (857) 654-1550
Details: The Stacy Kirkpatrick House is a step-down respite facility, welcoming patients previously recovering from surgeries, long-term treatments, and other ailments at the Barbara McInnis House. The Stacy Kirkpatrick House - named after a beloved nurse (1964-2016) who was known for her infectious positivity and her unwavering compassion for our patients - offers 20 medical respite beds and is run by BHCHP nurses and operations staff. BHCHP’s step down model allows for medically frail patients to transition from round-the-clock care at the Barbara McInnis House to low-risk care at the Stacy Kirkpatrick House to long term housing facilitated by our case managers on staff.
Details: For 25 years, our simple mission has remained the same: to provide or assure access to the highest quality health care for all homeless men, women and children in the greater Boston area. We believe it has been and continues to be medicine that matters.
Details: Since 1985, our mission has remained the same: to provide or assure access to the highest quality health care for all homeless men, women and children in the greater Boston area. We believe it has been and continues to be medicine that matters: Vulnerable patients are kept alive and get help managing chronic diseases like diabetes, hypertension and cancer; Dedicated clinical and non-clinical staff share their passion for a vibrant mission and support each other in bringing the mission alive; Generous donors find a fulfilling way to respond to the feelings of helplessness that come with concern for those on the street; Shelter partners benefit from BHCHP's medical expertise while focusing on their core mission, avoiding wasteful duplication of services; Boston's many hospitals can depend on BHCHP as an alternative to the emergency room as well as a safe discharge location for medically vulnerable patients. BHCHP's targeted, compassionate management of limited resources yields everyday successes that are a living tribute to the ideals of a just society.
Details: Roxbury Comprehensive Community Health Center, Inc. (RoxComp) provides culturally, ethnically, and linguistically competent primary health care and ancillary services to people of all ages, with a particular focus on the communities of Roxbury and North Dorchester. Services are provided regardless of a person’s ability to pay. RoxComp serves as a leader advocating for the medically underserved. It develops policies and programs; engages in education, training, and research; and works in collaboration with any other private or public organization to fulfill its goal of strengthening the health status of the individual, family, and community.
Details: The mission of the Upham's Corner Health Center consists of a commitment to provide high quality, low cost, culturally sensitive, community-based health and social services to the residents of North Dorchester and adjacent neighborhoods. Our goal is to provide comprehensive health and social services of the highest quality that are AFFORDABLE, physically and culturally accessible, delivered in a dignified manner, and have a positive effect upon the client's well - being. The Upham's Corner Health Center is a non-profit, organization. UCHC's IRS FORM 990 information is posted on the Web at www.guidestar.org. The Upham's Corner Health Center is organized to provide comprehensive, personalized and CONTINUOUS health services. The goal of the health center is to provide each patient with primary care in comfort and convenience. Each registered patient is assigned a personal primary care provider and a clinical care team. The provider and care team work together to provide ongoing care and coordinate specialty services and inpatient care as required. The health center physicians follow patients in need of hospitalization and participates in treating them in the hospital setting. Boston Medical Center provides the major hospital support for specialty consultation and inpatient care. UCHC's medical records and communication flow are maintained between the health center and hospitals. Medical records are filed by family to facilitate family-centered coordination of services.
Details: Codman's School-Based Health Center is a satellite clinic of Codman Square Health Center open Monday through Friday at the TechBoston Academy at 9 Peacevale Road. To become a Health Center member, students need to have a consent form signed. All Health Center services are confidential, and students need a pass from class to be seen.
Details: Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program provides nutrition and health education, healthy foods, breastfeeding support and other services free of charge for Massachusetts families that qualify. Pregnant women, postpartum women, and children 0-5 years of age can participate in the WIC program. WIC is for all kinds of families: Married and single parents, working or the unemployed. Fathers, mothers, grandparents, foster parents or other legal guardians of a child under 5 can apply for WIC benefits.
Details: The Elizabeth Stone House is committed to countering the effects of trauma and breaking the cycles of violence and abuseâ€”one family at a time. Through residential and community support services, the Stone House helps families heal and women reclaim control over their lives.