Cares Community Health is your Medical Home
Cares Community Health has been recognized as a Level III Patient Centered Medical Home by the National Committee for Quality Assurance. The patient-centered medical home—one of modern health care’s most important innovations—is a model of care that emphasizes care coordination and communication to transform primary care into “what you want it to be.”
NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition is the most widely-adopted model for transforming primary care practices into medical homes. Medical Homes provide primary health care that is relationship-based with an orientation toward the whole person. Partnering with patients and their families requires understanding and respecting each patient’s unique needs, culture, values, and preferences. The medical home practice actively supports patients in learning to manage and organize their own care at the level the patient chooses. Recognizing that patients and families are core members of the care team, medical home practices ensure that they are fully informed partners in establishing care plans.
Cares Community Health has a full range of services to meet all your health care needs. We have physicians, nurse practitioners, dentists, psychiatrists, mental health therapists, substance abuse counselors, nutritionist services and a full service pharmacy.
All in one place – just for you.
Your Sexual Health is Important
Cares Community Health offers free & confidential walk-in and appointment HIV & STD testing Monday through Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm, and Thursday, 9:00am - 6:30pm. (NOTE: No STD testing after 5:00pm) Please note, Mondays and Fridays are our busiest days for HIV & STD testing. Make an appointment to avoid a long wait time.
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There are many ways you can Support Cares Community Health. You can donate your time and volunteer.You can advocate for issues that make Sacramento a healthier community. Or you can donate financially.