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Mission Statement

The mission of the Family Health Center is to improve the health and well-being of traditionally underserved and culturally diverse people in the Greater Worcester area. we relize this mission by providing high quality and accessible primary health care for both individuals and families through a "family practice" model of care. This means that every patient is seen in the context of his/her family, culture and community. The Family Health Center believes in the importance of reaching out to all family members to best ensure continuity of care for both adults and children. The Family Health Center's mission supports the training f family practice physicians, as a site for the University of Massachusetts Medical School Family Practice Residency Program since 1974.

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The Family Health Center of Worcester, Inc.(also known as FHC) provides a full range of primary care, diagnostic, and follow-up services from our 26 Queen street facility, which lies in the heart of one of worcester's most economically disadvantaged neighborhoods. Comprehensive Primary Care Services are provided for the whole family by linking each new patient with a doctor or nurse practitioner who cares for that patient. Our holistic view of health care encompasses numerous programs and services in a single location. 1. Dental services 2. Urgent Care 3. Laboratory 4. Radiology services 5. Breast and Cervical Cancer Initiative 6. Well-Women Program 7. Disease Management 8. Teen Health clinic 9. Getchel-Ward Tuberculosis clinic 10. Men's Health Initiative 11. HIV Education, testing & Treatement 12. Southeast Asian Health program 13. Homeless Families Program 14. Comprehensive Maternal & Child Health Program 15. Childbirth Education Classes 16. WIC(Women, Infants & Children's Nutrition Program 17. Masshealth access Program 18. Social services 19. Mental Health & Substance Abuse Counseling 20. School-Based Health centers at South High School, Sullivan Middle School and the All School 21. Worcester Collaborative for Teen Health 22. Health Education 23. smoking Prevention and Cessation 24. Reach Out and Read Readiness Program

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