2424 18th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN, 55404-4006
Distance: 1040 Miles
Provides health related services in response to the specific needs of the community, focused on access to education, prevention, wellness and primary care
Through a partnership with St. Mary's Clinics, a community health care promoter is on site two hours each week to answer questions and provide referrals as needed.
Seasonal flu clinics are run in partnership with St. Mary's Clinics and Fairview Health System.
Services are offered to new immigrants and refugees who may otherwise have trouble navigating the health system due to cultural or language barriers.
Open to the community.
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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JP-6600Public Health Nursing Definition
Programs that protect and improve the health of the community through the use of public health nurses whose services are available through departments of public health, schools and voluntary agencies, typically in connection with medical programs supervised by physicians. Activities may include home visits to provide nursing under medical supervision for acutely ill patients and people who are chronically ill; outreach to populations who may not seek out health care through a traditional medical facility; support for physicians in public health clinics and disease detection programs; first aid and screening programs for school children; nutrition counseling; family planning information and a wide range of health education and prevention programs for the community at large which deal with personal health practices that can help to prevent illness.
LH-2600Health Care Referrals Definition
Programs that link people who are in need of medical care, nursing care, dental care or other types of health care services with qualified practitioners.
LH-2700.2500General Health Education Programs Definition
Programs that provide information that helps the public make choices which promote personal health, prevent illness and disability, take advantage of opportunities for early detection, and support their ability to deal effectively with health problems when they arise. General health education programs provide information about a wide variety of health related topics rather than specializing in a particular area.
LT-3400.2000Flu Vaccines Definition
Programs that inoculate susceptible individuals of all ages, but particularly people who are very young or very old, to prevent them from contracting any of the variant strains of influenza that are prevalent during the winter and spring. The vaccine may be administered as a "shot" that is given with a needle, usually in the arm, or in the form of a nasal mist.
Individuals from other countries who have come to the United States to live permanently.
YH-6000.3100Hispanic/Latino Community Definition
Americans of Spanish or Latin American descent. Latin America is a geographic and cultural region comprising 18 Spanish-speaking countries, Brazil, and Haiti, or generally the areas which Spain and Portugal colonized in the Americas.