Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers
- Employees in region:
- HQ location:
- Milwaukee, WI
’12, ’13, ’14
Provides primary medical care for people of all ages, including chronic disease management (asthma, diabetes, HIV), mental health outpatient counseling and treatment, supportive social services including health education and parenting skills classes, Women, Infants and Children (WIC) nutrition program, lead poisoning prevention. Eligibility and enrollment assistance for BadgerCare, Affordable Care Act marketplace and other community support programs. All services can be provided in English, Spanish or Hmong. All services are available to people regardless of insurance status, with a discounted fee scale based on family size and income (with $10 minimum fee) for individuals who are uninsured and below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level.
33,233 unduplicated users in 2012, 85% Hispanic 9% white, 3% African American, 3% Asian. 63% with incomes below 100% of poverty, ~ 30% uninsured, 56% Medicaid, 11% commercial insurance, 3% Medicare.
“Growing, changing and giving. These patients, providers and staff are amazing.”
“I love my job cause I get to work with the community.”
“I spend every day helping and healing.”
“There is a strong sense of vision and mission here at SSCHC. I feel united with my colleagues and respected by the people we serve.”
“Their ability to take the company forward and be successful.”