First Choice Primary Care

Member of the Council badgeFirst Choice Primary Care is a community health center serving both homeless and the general population. First Choice works with other agencies in the Macon Coalition to End Homelessness to reach those in need of services, and sends outreach/case managers to various service sites.

Services

24 hour emergency on-call, Asthma, Behavioral Health Care Services, Blood Pressure Monitoring, Cancer Screening, Case Management/Social Services, Chronic Bronchitis/Emphysema, Contraceptives (issued w/counseling), Dental Care, Diabetes Testing/Care, Electronic Medical Records, Family Planning, Flu Vaccinations, Gynecology, Health/Nutritional Education, HIV/AIDS screening/education, Immunizations, Labs, Medications/Prescription, Mental Health Counseling, Mobile Van/Transportation, Outreach, Pediatrics, Physical Exams, Pneumococcal vaccine, Primary Health Care, Referrals for Specialty Care, Smoking Cessation, Substance Abuse Treatment, TB screening/education, Treatment of Acute Illness, Well Child Check-ups, X-ray

Statistics

Estimated homeless population: 600

Patients served: 325