Community Information Database

Subject Description

Community Clinics

Private, nonprofit outpatient facilities, many previously known as free clinics, that have been established by the community rather than a hospital and which provide basic medical care including physical examinations, immunizations, family planning, nutrition assistance and diagnosis and treatment of common ailments. Services are provided on an ability-to-pay basis and target low-income and indigent residents of the community.

Taxonomy Code: LN-150

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