Spanish Catholic Center Of Catholic Charities DC, Montgomery County Medical Clinic

From agency: Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Washington
Resource Details
Description OVERVIEW: Provides primary-care and specialized services to adults and children.

1) GENERAL MEDICAL SERVICES:  Provides primary care services and specialty services on-site, including minor surgery, Gynecology, Cardiology, Pulmonology, Dermatology, Orthopedics, Acupuncture and referrals to other specialty services including Physical Therapy.

-- Chronic Care Initiative: Continuum of care for patients with diabetes, hypertension or cardiovascular disease, from early diagnosis.  Regular follow-up with a medical provider and support provided by individualized or group education sessions available. Medical supplies also available in some cases.
-- Diabetes Focus Groups: Individualized or group education sessions to reinforce and provide support in lifestyle changes that are essential for adequate management and prevention of complications related to diabetes.
-- Diabetic Eye Exam: Diabetic patients receive retinal eye exams pro bono through Little Sisters of the Sacred Heart and an onsite ophthalmologist for a small fee.
-- Colorectal Cancer Education: Health education program and take-home testing for Colorectal Cancer.
-- Counseling: Psychological support for patients to address stress, coping skills, PTSD and depression.

3) MEDICATION ASSISTANCE: Provides assistance in obtaining free/low cost medications for all patients through a variety of programs.
Defined coverage areas:
Maryland - Montgomery County
Maryland - Prince Georges County
Hours Of Operation 8:30 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday

Mon: 8:30AM 5PM
Tue: 8:30AM 5PM
Wed: 8:30AM 5PM
Thu: 8:30AM 5PM
Fri: 8:30AM 5PM
Eligibility Low-income patients without insurance.
Program Fees $65 physician consultation
Application Process Registration.
Documents Required Proof of residency and income. Photo ID
Capacity Type Open Enrollment
Normal Wait Times 1-2 Weeks
Volunteer Requirements Pediatrican, Internal Medicine. Registered Nurse and Administrative aid.
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Kennedy Institute, Employment Services, Prince Georges County & Southern Maryland
Kennedy Institute, Employment Services, Montgomery County
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Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Washington, Susan Denison Mona Center

Contact Information
Fax Number 301-434-8067
Main 301-434-8985
Washington DC Office 202-939-2400
Main Contact Name Denise Capaci, LCSW
Main Contact Title Adult & Children Clinical Services Director
Main Contact Phone 202-939-2400
Director or Senior Administrator Name Denise Capaci, LCSW
Director or Senior Administrator Title Adult & Children Clinical Services Director
Director or Senior Administrator Phone 202-939-2400
Sites offering this Program 201 E. Diamond Avenue
12247 Georgia Ave. (Montgomery County, MD Medical Clinic)