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MEDICAL

As a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), all services are available on a sliding fee scale to income eligible, persons. We welcome Medicaid and most commercial insurance products for adults and children. North Side Christian Health Center provides patients with primary and preventive health care services to improve health and well-being. NSCHC services include physical exams, cancer screenings, gynecological exams, and sick visits. Our children’s services include well child visits, immunizations, and vision and hearing screenings.

DENTAL

Our dental services include fillings, crowns, bridges, partial and full dentures, extractions, root canals, and minor oral surgery, within our scope of expertise. When other dental services are required, our dental staff will provide patients with a referral to a reduced cost specialist when possible. As a Federally Qualified Health Center, all dental services are available on a sliding fee scale to income eligible, persons. We welcome Medicaid and most commercial insurance products for adults and children.

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

North Side Christian Health Center partners with Mercy Behavioral Health to provide mental and behavioral health services to our patients. Pittsburgh Mercy has been a trusted provider of innovative, community-based, behavioral health care services for nearly 50 years. All of their programs are person-centered and designed to deliver the right level of care at the right time. Each year, they help thousands of adults, children, adolescents, and seniors who have physical and behavioral challenges.

MEDICATION MANAGEMENT

As an FQHC, the health center provides patients with access to reduced-cost prescription medications through the 340 Drug Pricing Program. The 340B Drug Discount Program is a federal government program that requires drug manufacturers to provide out patient drugs to eligible health care organizations and covered entities at significantly reduced prices. Patients of NSCHC may access reduced-cost medications through mail order or our local Rite-Aids, Giant Eagle, and Medicine Shoppe.

NSCHC partners with both University of Pittsburgh and Duquesne University programs to provide onsite counseling and education on medication management to our patients.

LABORATORY

To improve the quality of care for our patients, NSCHC offers several laboratory tests on-site free of charge to our patients, we are a Pennsylvania Dept. of Health C.L.I.A. certified laboratory (30505A).

For further laboratory studies, we are able, as an FQHC, to partner with two national diagnostic laboratories to provide free or reduced-cost lab testing for our eligible patients.

 

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816 Middle Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
P: 412-321-4001 | F: 412-321-4063

 

After-Hours Statement

Call 412-321-4001 and the answering service will page the physician on call if you have a medical emergency when the Center is closed.

About Us

The North Side Christian Health Center provides comprehensive whole-person primary and preventative health care to the underserved in accordance with our Christian principles and values. We see caring for the health and well-being of people and communities as not only our work but our mission.