Multnomah County Health Department

The Multnomah County Health Department operates the Westside Health Center, a large primary care clinic located in downtown Portland. It also provides services to a satellite clinic located within a local dining hall in Southeast Portland. In addition, the Health Care for the Homeless Program also operates a smaller primary care clinic, La Clinica de Buena Salud which targets health care services to homeless families in a largely Hispanic Community.

Services

The HCH has strong linkages with the Coalition of Community Clinics, the safety net clinics. We have worked with Corrections Health to take discharges directly from the County Jail and prisons. The clinic also accepts weekly referrals from ten local agencies. The satellite clinic is located in the St. Francis Dining Hall, which also houses a social worker. Basic Needs, Behavioral Health Care Services, Blood Pressure Monitoring, Case Management/Social Services, Diabetes Testing/Care, Flu Vaccinations, Immunizations, Labs, Medications/Prescription, Mental Health Counseling, Outreach, Pain Management Services, Physical Exams, Primary Health Care, Referrals for Specialty Care, X-ray

Linkages

The HCH has strong linkages with the Coalition of Community Clinics, the safety net clinics. We have worked with Corrections Health to take discharges directly from the County Jail and prisons. The clinic also accepts weekly referrals from ten local agencies. The satellite clinic is located in the St. Francis Dining Hall, which also houses a social worker.

Statistics

Estimated homeless population: 18,000

Patients served: 2,940

Subcontractors

Central City Concern- Community Engagement Program

523 NW Everett 8 Portland, OR 97209
Contact:
Claudia Krueger
Phone:
(503) 294-1681
Fax:
(503) 546-2390
Email:
claudia@centralcityconcern.org

Central City Concern- Recovery Center

726 W. Burnside Portland, OR 97205
Contact:
Sarah Goforth
Phone:
(503) 228-4533
Fax:
(503) 294-4321 
Email:
sgoforth@centralcityconcern.org

CODA – Substance Abuse Treatment

CODA, Inc 1027 E. Burnside Portland, OR 97214
Contact:
Flori Hall, Contracts Manager
Phone:
503/239-8400 ext 301
Fax:
503/239-8407
Email:
FloriHall@codainc.org

Hooper Detox Center 

20 NE M L King Blvd Portland, OR 97232
Contact:
Susan Steiner
Phone:
(503) 238-2067 
Fax:
(503) 238-2004 
Email:
ssteiner@centralcityconcern.org