Minnesota Community Care
Minnesota Community Care - La Clinica and Administration
153 Cesar Chavez St, St. Paul, MN, 55107-2226
Distance: 1031 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.
Health Start provides health care for teens in nine St. Paul public high school clinics: https://www.mncare.org/locations-school-age-wellness-clinics
More in depth education for teen parents and pregnancy services at the East Side Family Clinic in St. Paul.
Services offered include:
* Teen health care
* Physical/sports exams
* Diabetes care
* Family planning and pregnancy testing
* Prenatal care
* Family support and mental health counseling
* Health education
* Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) care
* Nutrition services
* Check-ups and immunizations
* Women's health services
Services provided include:
* Gynecology problem visits
* Birth control counseling and prescriptions
* Prenatal and postpartum care
* Breast and cervical cancer screenings
About This Location
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:
* Checkups when you are well
* Treatment when you are sick
* Complete care when you are pregnant
* Immunizations and checkups for your children
* Dental care and prescription drugs for your family
* Mental health and substance abuse care if you need it
- Assistance with community resources
Licenses and Certifications
- Federally Qualified Health Center
- Case management
- Geriatric assessment
- Nutrition assessment and/or counseling
- Refugee Screening Clinic
- Medicaid (Medical Assistance)
- Private health insurance
- Private pay
- Sliding fee scale
People of any age with or without health insurance
Health Start: Populations served are primarily students attending schools in which clinics are located. Other young adults should call the clinic to see if they can get an appointment.
Health Start: Hours vary by school clinic site. Clinics are closed when school is closed. Summer services are provided in a central location.
See website for the location list with hours.
Most insurance plans are accepted including Medical Assistance, Medicare, MinnesotaCare, HealthPartners, UCare, BlueCrossBlueShield/BluePlus, Medica Choice, Metropolitan Health Plan, PreferredOne and other private insurance.
A sliding fee is offered to people without insurance.
8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday, Tuesday and Friday
8:00am - 8:00pm, Wednesday and Thursday
8:00am - 12:00pm, Saturday
Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott, Washington counties
- Clinic at Ramsey County Family Service Center 2001 Van Dyke St, St. Paul, MN, 55109-3711
- East Side Family Clinic and Pharmacy 895 7th St E, St. Paul, MN, 55106-3871
- Health Care for the Homeless - Catholic Charities Mary Hall 438 Dorothy Day Pl, St. Paul, MN, 55102-1081
- Health Care for the Homeless - Union Gospel 435 University Ave W, St. Paul, MN, 55103-1934
- McDonough Homes (West Side Community Health Services) 1544 Timberlake Rd, St. Paul, MN, 55117-3946
Other Services or resources
Taxonomy Terms Used: Clicking a taxonomy term from the list below launches a new search.
HL-8120.8030Student Health Programs Definition
Programs, usually within the formal education system , that provide basic health services for school age youth. Services usually include general physical examinations, treatment for minor illnesses and injuries, administration of prescription medication and health screening. Services for students with special health needs may include special feedings, clean intermittent catherization, suctioning, administering medication, and planning for the safety of a student in school. Some programs may provide sexuality education and related services including personal relationship counseling, pregnancy testing, screening and treatment for sexually transmitted diseases and birth control counseling. Included are health clinics on college/university campuses as well as health offices in elementary and secondary level schools.
LJ-2000.8500Teen Family Planning Programs Definition
Programs that offer family planning services including pregnancy counseling, birth control and pregnancy testing which are especially designed to meet the needs and concerns of teenage individuals who are pregnant or are concerned about becoming pregnant or impregnating.
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.