Southwest Louisiana Primary Health Care Center - Opelousas Community Health Center
8762 Highway 182
Opelousas LA, 70570
Contact Phone:(337) 942-2005
Clinic Details:Since 1993, Southwest Louisiana Primary Health Care Center has been providing affordable outpatient medical and dental healthcare services to our community which includes St. Landry Parish, Northern Lafayette Parish, and Evangeline Parish. In addition, we will assist the citizens of St. Landry and surrounding parishes in developing their greatest potential and assisting them to attain a purposeful life through education, family support, and community resources. We are a non-profit corporation governed by a Board of Directors. Southwest Louisiana Primary Health Care Center is Joint Commission Accredited and PCMH (Patient Centered Medical Home) Certified through Joint Commission. We are also PCMH NCQA Level 3 Certified. We are an FTCA Deeming Facility. We also operate satellite sites at two local schools, Sunset Elementary (Sunset, LA) and North Central High School (Lebeau, LA).
Services:Family Practice (which includes pediatric, adult and elderly age groups); Chronic Disease Management including diabetes and hypertension; Kid Med / Immunizations; LAChip; On-Site Laboratory; Nutritional Education; Pediatric; Podiatry Services; Dental
Dental Services:Polishing, Cleaning Fluoride Application, Scaling and Root Planning, Amalgam Fillings, Composite Fillings, Anterior Porcelain Crowns, Anterior Root Canals, Extractions - Single, Multiple, Surgical as well as Borie Contouring for Dentures
Details: EXCELth, Incorporated is a private, not-for-profit organization founded in 1991, governed by a consumer board of directors. EXCELth is funded as a Community Health Center by the Bureau of Primary Health Care, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and is designated as a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC). EXCELth operates the EXCELth Primary Care Network. This health center receives HHS funding and has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.
Details: Access Health Louisiana (AHL) operates eleven school based health centers within Jefferson, Orleans, St. Charles & Iberville parish. These clinics are run in partnership with the parish school systems. Students and staff can get access to high quality care throughout the school year on all campuses. Those services include: Adult and Pediatric Primary Care as well as Behavioral Health.
Details: SWLA Center for Health Services, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit community-based organization, incorporated in 1978. As a recipient of a 330 CHC grant, the Center began receiving Bureau of Primary Health Care funding in 1984. The Center operates facilities in Lake Charles, Lafayette, Crowley and Oberlin, Louisiana.
Details: Founded in 1974, Teche Action Clinic was Louisiana’s very first Federally Qualified Clinic. Over the course of four and a half decades, we have made it our mission to provide high-quality services to patients all throughout the region. We’ve built our reputation on making these services accessible to people of all income and insurance levels. We offer affordable services with sliding scale payments and payment plans to make sure that our high-quality healthcare is available to everyone who needs them.
Details: The St. Tammany Community Health Center in Slidell services one of the fastest growing parishes in the state of Louisiana - St. Tammany Parish. This Northshore location is conveniently located on Robert Boulevard off Gause Boulevard in the heart of Slidell. With convenient hours of operation and same day appointments available, it’s no wonder why so many patients choose this clinic as their patient-centered medical home.
Details: Daughters of Charity have provided compassionate health care in New Orleans for 180 years. After the sale of Hotel Dieu Hospital in 1992, the Daughters transitioned their efforts, establishing a community health ministry known today as Daughters of Charity Services of New Orleans. Daughters of Charity Services of New Orleans offers primary and preventive health services that address the needs of the total individual - body, mind and spirit. Our 10 health centers are conveniently located in Algiers, Bywater, Carrollton, Gentilly, Gretna, Kenner, Louisa, Metairie, New Orleans East and Prytania. We provide care for chronic illnesses such as asthma, cardiovascular disease, diabetes and depression. Women's health, behavioral/mental health, dental, optometry, pharmacy, podiatry and Women, Infants and Children (WIC) services are also available at select health centers. We are a proud member of Ascension Health, the nation’s largest Catholic and non-profit health care system. Our mission, similar to that of other Ascension Health ministries, is to improve the health and well-being of our community and to be a presence of the Love of Jesus in the lives of all we serve and with whom we partner.
Details: SCHS is a Federally Qualified Health Center which is federally and state funded to provide primary and preventative care in seven rural-based communities in Southeast Louisiana. The twenty-one service sites are conveniently located in East Baton Rouge, Livingston, Tangipahoa, and St. Helena Parishes. As a private, non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization, Southeast Community Health Systems offers medical, dental, and behavioral health services, which include mental health counseling, substance abuse treatment, obstetrics and gynecology, and podiatry services. Through health education, Southeast Community Health Systems work to empower patients to guide their own health care by working collaboratively with our providers. Southeast Community Health Systems is accredited by the Joint Commission and certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
Details: Calcasieu Community Clinic is a not-for-profit, free health care clinic located at McNeese State University’s Juliet Hardtner Hall College of Nursing. The clinic provides free ambulatory medical care and pharmaceuticals to the low-income, working uninsured in the five parish area of Imperial Calcasieu including Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron and Jefferson Davis.
Details: The Mission of the MLK Health Center & Pharmacy is to extend comprehensive primary healthcare and pharmacy services at no cost to uninsured patients with chronic illness who otherwise often forgo routine medical care because of a lack of resources.
Details: CareSouth is a private non-profit Federally Qualified Health Center that provides a comprehensive range of community-based medical, dental and behavioral health services. Our health center is guided by a consumer-majority volunteer board of directors whose mission is to provide comprehensive, high quality health care with compassion and respect for all. Our experienced team provides a broad range of medical and dental services at our main location in Baton Rouge and in satellite clinics located in Donaldsonville and Plaquemine, Louisiana. CareSouth also provides onsite behavioral services in two Ascension Parish public schools. CareSouth is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as a Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home. CareSouth originally launched in 1997 as Capitol City Family Health Center (CCFHC), which it operated under until changing its name in April, 2016 to be more inclusive of the communities we serve.