Silver City Health Center offers affordable, high-quality primary care, in-depth clinical evaluation, and a range of program-specific health services to English and Spanish-speaking residents of Wyandotte and Johnson counties. The Center provides primary health care and health education resource access to individuals without insurance, as well as to those with government or private health insurance coverage.
Located in the Argentine community of Kansas City, Kan. (map), the center employs skilled health care professionals from the KU Schools of Health Professions, Medicine and Nursing.
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General primary care for patients of all ages
Preventative care for children and adults of all ages
Treatment of common acute illnesses such as upper respiratory infection, sore throat, ear ache, cough, colds, etc.
Chronic conditions management for diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, asthma, and arthritis
Immunizations for all ages, including tetanus, hepatitis A and B, HPV, influenza, pneumonia, with many provided at no cost via the Kansas Vaccines for Children Program
Physicals for day care, school, sports, and work
Screenings: vision, hearing, blood pressure
Tests for pregnancy, strep throat, cholesterol, spirometry (breathing function) in addition to cardiovascular and cancer screening
Minor surgical procedures such as stitches for wounds and lesion removal
Onsite counseling with a registered dietitian, or licensed physical therapist
Offsite referrals for dentistry, obstetrics, mental health, substance abuse, and other specialty care
The clinic also offers specialty services and programs for patients facing diabetes, obesity, and other chronic health conditions. Specific programs exist for diabetes foot care and tobacco cessation. Free or discounted prescription medications are available for patients meeting certain income requirements.
The mission of Silver City Health Center is to provide respectful, empowering, culturally sensitive, high-quality healthcare for the underserved while inspiring and educating the next generation of healthcare professionals.
To be recognized for our commitment to enhancing the health of our community by:
Respect: Treat everyone in our diverse community, including patients, their families and colleagues, with dignity.
Compassion: Provide the best care, treating patients and family members with sensitivity and empathy.
Healing: Inspire hope and nurture the well-being of the whole person, respecting physical, emotional, spiritual, and cultural needs.
Integrity: Adhere to the highest standards of professionalism, ethics and personal responsibility that is worthy of the trust our patients place in us.
Excellence: Deliver the best outcomes and highest quality service through the dedicated effort of every team member.
Education: Provide inspiration, education, and training for future healthcare professionals.
Innovation: Enhancing the lives of those we serve through research.
Teamwork: Value the contributions of all, blending the skills of individual staff members in unsurpassed collaboration.
Stewardship: Sustain and reinvest in our mission and extended communities by wisely managing our human, natural and material resources.
Watch this short video clip to learn about Silver City Health Center and how it strives to make a difference on the health and quality of life for the people in our communities.
Silver City Health Center provides outreach services through participation in community and school projects, such as sports physicals for Argentine Middle School students and education at El Centro. Silver City Health Center's staff is also involved in collaborative working relationships regarding chronic disease, health promotion and safety, and preventive care with local community partners.
Silver City Health Center is a member of the Wyandotte and Johnson Counties Safety Net Clinic Coalition, the Mid-America Regional Council (MARC) Safety Net Collaborative, the Medical Society of Johnson and Wyandotte Counties Specialist Referral Program (Wy/Jo Care).
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8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mon
7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tue
7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wed
7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thu
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fri
(Closed Sat and Sun)
KU HealthPartners, Inc. and its clinics are committed to equal opportunity and nondiscrimination in all programs and services, and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion or creed, sex, including marital status, national origin or ancestry, age, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, gender expression and gender identity. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Director of the Office of Institutional Opportunity and Access,IOA@ku.edu, 1246 W. Campus Road, Room 153A, Lawrence, KS, 66045, (785) 864-6414, 711 TTY. http://ioa.ku.edu
Reasonable accommodations are available upon request.
KU HealthPartners, Inc.
Mail Stop 4303
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, KS 66160
Silver City Health Center
1428 S. 32nd Street, Suite 100
Kansas City, KS 66106