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Clinical Health Services

Medical Services

Community Action Health Center is committed to providing all patients and their families access to individualized, coordinated, quality health care and education, by offering these services.

Family Medical Health Care

 

 

 

Dental Care

At the CAPWN Dental Clinic our goal is to ensure each patient receives quality, affordable dental care in a personal and caring manner.  We believe in preventative care to ensure a lifetime of dental health.

Outreach & Enrollment

Community Action Health Center has Certified Application Counselors (CACs) and Navigators who are trained and educated in the different options for healthcare insurance and other types of Nebraska state assistance. CACs and Navigators provide year-round assistance with your Health Insurance Marketplace applications and/or state assistance programs like Medicaid, SNAP (food stamps) and ADC ( Aid to Dependent Children). Our services are free to the community. You do not have to be a patient of Community Action Health Center to be seen.

Diabetes Management

Self-management education and support—teaching  about disease process, how to check blood sugar, how to use insulin if needed. Information about food choices and healthy lifestyle, and helping with whatever tools they need to self-manage their diabetes.

 

 

Migrant Health

Migrant Health provides health care for migrant and seasonal farm workers in 19 western Nebraska counties.

Services include medical services for all ages, x-ray, laboratory, pediatric care, geriatric care, wellness and health education.

Immunizations

Vaccinations prevent diseases that could be potentially contagious and dangerous to the health and welfare of our population.

Our Immunization Clinic offers children and adult immunizations at a reduced cost and allergy injections for both children and adults, under the authority of the Wyoming Allergy Clinic.

We are a COVID Vaccine Provider, offering all FDA-approved COVID-19 vaccines as recommended by the CDC free of charge.  Walk-ins are welcome.

Behavorial Health

We are excited to announce an expansion of our team of expert mental health, medication management, and addiction providers.

We welcome previous Panhandle Health Group consumers in receiving their care at Community Action Health Center.

Substance Use Counseling

Individual Support

Mental Health Counseling

Family & Group Support

Psychiatric Services

Couples Counseling

Outpatient Services

IOP/Cc Group

Location & Hours

Behavoiral Health Center Building

975 Cresent Drive Gering, NE 69341

308.633.5766

8:00 – 5:00 Monday-Friday

24/7 Crisis Line

308-633-5766

Reproductive Health Programs

At Community Action Health Center, we strive to provide competent, confidential and safe reproductive health care and counseling to male and female, adolescent through senior clients with the knowledge to make healthy lifestyle choices.

Educational Services

We provide educational opportunities for our clients and community on the following topics:

Abstinence, Basic Male & Female Anatomy and Physiology, Health Promotion with encouragement of Family Participation, Life Plan Assessment & Goals, Family Planning & Contraceptive Methods, Healthy Relationships, STD/HIV Risk Prevention & Education, & Infertility

 

 

Medical Services

We provide the following medical services in our reproductive health program:

Pap Smears, Pelvic Exam, Rectal Exam, Abnormal problem exams, Pregnancy Testing, STD treatment, Counseling & Referral

 

Screening Services

We provide the following screening services in our reproductive health program:

PID, UTI, STD’S/HIV, HIV Referrals for Treatment (Ryan White), Physical Exams, Cervical Cancer Screening, Anemia & Diabetic Screenings, & Hypertension Screenings

 

Educational Services

We provide referrals for Mammograms and Reproductive Cancers.

 

 

Immunizations

We provide immunizations for ages 19-26.

 

Other Services

Family Planning and Contraceptive Methods, Wellness, Condoms, Pregnancy Testing, Dispensing of Birth Control Methods, Confidential Services for Teens

 

We’re Here To Help.

Insurance

As a courtesy, CAPWN Health Center will gladly submit your claim to any private insurance company and Medicare, along with Medicaid from Nebraska and Wyoming for you. The patient’s insurance card must besubmitted at the time of service.

Sliding Discount

CAPWN offers a Sliding Fee discount to patients based on household size and income guidelines.

Payments

Payments are expected at the time of service. We accept cash, checks and credit cards.

Fees & Payments

Our goal is to offer affordable quality care for every patient.

340B Medication Assistance Program

If you have applied for a sliding fee discount you can take advantage of a discount at Gering U-Save Pharmacy for your prescriptions.

Outreach and Enrollment

Get help enrolling on the Health Insurance Marketplace.

Call 308-632-2540

See if you can still get coverage

FTCA Deemed Facility – CAPWN Health Center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(G)-(N).

Community Action Partnership of Western Nebraska receives funding from Health and Human Services and has Federal Public Health Services “Deemed Status” with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.

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Staff Members

People Served

Get In Touch

Location: 975 Crescent Dr, Gering, Nebraska

Telephone: 308.632.2540

Hours: M-F: 8am – 6:30pm

CONTACT

Main Phone: 308.635.3089

Fax: 308.635.0264

Health Clinic: 308.632.2540

Health Clinic Fax: 308.633.2650

Behavioral Health: 308.633.5766

Toll-Free: 888.448.9665

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