|Medical & Behavioral Health Clinic||Dental Clinic||Outreach|
TOTAL PRIMARY CARE OUTREACH HOURS = 33
Clinics close early on Wednesday afternoons for a range of meetings, including all-staff meetings, medical and cross-program case staffing, social-behavioral-medical health integration teams, treatment teams, ad hoc workgroup meetings, provider meetings, and various program team meetings.
AHCH operates its own freestanding medical clinic. The clinic offers primary medical care and psychiatric services, with volunteer-run eye, dermatology, podiatry, and other specialty clinics. A motel voucher program lodges clients with medical diagnoses requiring respite shelter for recuperation.
Representatives from the VA are in the Clinic 8:00 – 12:00 on Monday, Tuesday and Friday.
The dental clinic offers a full range of routine, emergency, and preventive dental services. Occasional special needs cases are referred to dentists in the community willing to provide pro bono care.
Services available: exams, x-rays, cleanings, periodontal cleanings, fillings, root canals, extractions, dentures. Crowns, bridges, and implants ARE NOT available
- Hygienist present on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
- Dentist present Monday - Friday
For questions about the Dental Clinic services and eligibility, please call (505) 242-8288.
This program focuses on the needs of homeless children and families. Its medical/social outreach team visits shelters and motels to conduct mini-clinics and screenings, with follow-up at the Medical Clinic. The team also provides services to homeless teens. Emergency motel vouchers for families are available through this program.
This health center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).