Lake Superior Community Health Center
Lake Superior Community Health Center - Superior (Tower)
3600 Tower Ave, Superior, WI, 54880-5589
Distance: 1028 Miles
Outpatient health clinic offering preventative, diagnostic (exam or test) and treatment services
Some clinics are certified as Health Care Homes, where primary care providers, families and patients work together to support wellness and improve health outcomes. Clinics with the Health Care Homes certification can be found online.
Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) provide free and low-cost clinics in underserved areas, typically inner-cities and rural areas. They are designed to serve people who have limited access to healthcare such as the uninsured and underinsured, immigrants, migrant workers and people who live in public housing or are homeless. These medical clinics are paid for by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).
Federally Qualified Health centers provide:
* Child, teen and adult checkups
* Preventive care
* Acute care and chronic care management
* Physical exams
* Mental health assessment and counseling
* Screening for cancer and infectious disease
* Medication assistance
* Health education
Licenses and Certifications
- Federally Qualified Health Center
- Medicaid (Medical Assistance)
- Private health insurance
- Private pay
- Sliding fee scale
People of any age with or without health insurance
Accepts most types of insurance
Financial assistance program to reduce the cost of services based on patient eligibility.
8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday
Twin Ports area of Duluth, MN and Superior, WI
- Lake Superior Community Health Center 4325 Grand Ave, Duluth, MN, 55807-2730
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LN-1500Community Clinics Definition
Consumer-based, community-controlled, nonprofit outpatient facilities that provide basic health care including physical examinations, immunizations, family planning, nutrition assistance and diagnosis and treatment of common ailments for low income people, people who are homeless or uninsured/underinsured or other medically underserved populations that are geographically, economically and culturally challenged. Services are generally provided on an ability-to-pay basis. In the U.S., most community clinics are part of the network of Federally Qualified Health Centers, and many are known as "free clinics".
LV-2600Family and Community Medicine Definition
Programs that are staffed by specialists in the field of medicine that is concerned with the total health of the individual within the home environment and in the community. Practitioners of family and community medicine provide comprehensive medical care including preventive services with particular emphasis on the family unit, in which the physician's continuing responsibility for health care is not limited by the patient's age or gender, nor by a particular organ system or disease entity.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.