Our Health Centers offer:

 

 

  • Primary medical care for all ages

 

  • Management of chronic illnesses

 

  • Optometry

 

  • Pediatric services

 

  • Prenatal/pregnancy care by referral

 

  • Women, infants and children (WIC) by referral

 

  • Behavioral health by referral

 

  • Full service dental care by referral

 

  • Medicaid enrollment by referral

 

  • Pharmacy services by referral for Healthcare for the Homeless patients

 

Pediatric Care

 

BRPCC is your home for high-quality pediatric care.  We provide:

 

 

  • Primary medical care for infants, children, and adolescents

 

  • School, sports, and camp physicals

 

  • Immunizations

 

  • Well baby visits

 

  • Sick child appointments

 

  • Chronic illness management (allergies, asthma, diabetes, etc.)

 

  • Childhood obesity management

 

  • Health screenings

 

  • Early periodic diagnostic testing and developmental screening (EPDST)

 

​Primary & Preventive Care

 

At BRPCC we strive to improve the access, effectiveness, and quality of primary and preventive health care services in North Baton Rouge and Scotlandville communities. 

 

We provide top care for chronic illnesses such as asthma, cardiovascular disease, and diabetes. Behavioral/mental health, dental, optometry, prenatal, pediatric, and pharmacy services are also available.

 

​Chronic illness care:

 

BRPCC offers primary and preventive health services designed to meet the needs of the total individual – body, mind and spirit.

 

Patients can receive care for chronic illnesses such as asthma, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, hypertension, and more.

 

​​Behavioral Health Care

 

Services Offered (by referral) for Children, 

Adolescents and Young Adults (ages 6-24)

 

• Behavior and Attention Problems 

• Depression 

• Parent-Child Relationship Problems 

• Grief, Loss and Other Traumatic Events 

 

Services (by referral) Include: 

• Counseling for Individuals, Groups and Families 

• Medication Management 

• Psychiatric Evaluations 

 

Commercial Insurance and Medicaid Accepted.

Optometry

 

 

BRPCC Health Care for the Homeless program offers primary and pediatric eye care, discounted eyeglasses, in-house optical lab services, contact lenses, and screenings for vision problems.

 

New and existing patients can now access optometry services at the Health Care for the Homeless site.  

Office hours are Tuesday and Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call (225) 343-9089 for appointments and more information,

 

​Pharmacy

 

For your convenience, a St. Vincent De Paul (SVD) Pharmacy is located onsite at the BRPCC Health Care for the Homeless health center. SVD Pharmacy services are available for all BRPCC Health Center patients.

 

AT SVD Pharmacy prescription assistance programs are available for individuals who cannot afford to purchase their medications. 

 

Hours of Operation

 

Applicants should call the pharmacy between 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. to set up an appointment to be screened for eligibility. SVD pharmacy is open Monday through Friday.

 

Dental

 

Dental care is very important to your health and wellness—especially children and pregnant mothers.

 

We offer (by referral) access to:

 

Comprehensive Exams

Digital X-rays

Extractions

Fillings, Crowns, and Dentures

Fluoride Treatments

Professional Cleanings

Teeth Whitening

 

Make an appointment today so we can coordinate your dental care!