Central Care Clinic MLK

Street Address

8610 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.
Houston, TX - 77033

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Central Care Clinic MLK

About Central Care Clinic MLK

This clinic operates under a SLIDING SCALE model.This means that it MAY NOT be free depending on your income.You will be required to prove financial need in order to receive free services or services at a reduced cost.This is a health care center funded by the federal government.This means even if you have no insurance you can be covered.The center is also income based for those making an income.This health center can cover services such as checkups, treatment, pregnancy care (where applicable), immunizations and child care (where applicable), prescription medicine and mental and substance abuse where applicable.Contact them at the number provided for full details.Central Care Clinic MLK is a Community Health Center.In order to get more information on this clinic, click on the icons below. You may be required to join for free in order to access full contact information.

Central Care Community Health Center aspires to provide accessible, affordable and high-quality comprehensive health care services to all residents of the communities they serve, whose healthcare needs are unmet through patient-centered education, collaborations wellness and outreach programs to eliminate healthcare disparities.

Central Care's mission is to provide quality healthcare to all, regardless of your ability to pay. They are not a free clinic, but their care is affordable and accessible.   Patients who do not have insurance may qualify for their sliding fee scale program, which is based on your household income and family size. Depending on your situation, you may save 25 percent to 100 percent off the regular fees.

Offers Medical, Dental, and Behavioral Health services.

Hours

  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday closed
  • Sunday closed

Since this is a sliding fee scale clinic, we have provided the Federal Poverty Guidelines below. Visit the Central Care Clinic MLK website listed above to see what the level is needed for free care.

Federal Poverty Guidelines for 2021

Persons In Family HouseholdPoverty Guideline Salary per year
1 $12,760
2 $17,240
3 $21,720
4 $26,200
5 $30,680
6 $35,160
7 $39,640
8 $44,120

For Households with more than 8 persons, add $4,480 for each additional person.
*Alaska and Hawaii have different rates for HUD federal poverty guidelines.
These numbers above represent 100% of the Federal Poverty Rate. In order to get reduced or free services from some clinics, they use a sliding fee scale based on your income.When they use a sliding fee scale, the 100% rate can be different than 100%. In those cases, using for example a 200% federal poverty level, you will only need double the 100% number listed above to 200%.

COVID-19 Information for Patients

Contact your healthcare provider by phone before coming to a clinic or hospital if you meet the following criteria:
  • Symptoms such as fever, cough or shortness of breath, fatigue, headache
  • Symptoms such as muscle or body aches, loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose.
  • Contact with someone with confirmed COVID-19 within 14 days of onset of systems

Mild Covid Symptoms

  • Low-grade fever (approx 100 degrees Fahrenheit for adults)
  • Nasal congestion
  • Runny nose
  • Mild, dry cough
  • Mild body aches

Moderate Covid Symptoms

  • Fever above 100.4 F
  • Persistent cough
  • Temporary shortness of breath when you exert yourself
  • Exhaustion, need to stay in bed

Severe Covid Symptoms

  • Constant trouble breathing
  • Persistent chest pain or pressure
  • Confusion
  • Trouble staying awake
  • Blue lips or face

Health Care Center

Federal Healthcare
This is a health care center funded by the federal government. This means even if you have no insurance you can be covered.The center is also income based for those making an income. This health center can cover services such as checkups, treatment,pregnancy care (where applicable), immunizations and child care (where applicable), prescription medicine and mental andsubstance abuse where applicable. Contact them at the number provided for full details.
Community Health
Central Care Clinic MLK is a Community Health Center.

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    hand fracture

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    Diabetes need to be checked

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    Hurt or sprang ankle

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    High Blood Pressure and Overweight

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    Dental mouth ache

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    delirium tremens

    Anonymous on Wednesday, August 12, 2020( 1 votes )

    STD testing, please

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    Foot, ankle and leg neuropathy, ptsd, ankle, foot, and leg nerve pain

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    Colon cancer, Lupus (SLE), pap smear, well woman.

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    lump in breast

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    Have flu symptoms: headache, severe ear ache, runny nose, sore throat, fever.

    Anonymous on Saturday, November 30, 2019( 0 votes )

    Been having frequent anxiety attacks after my mother passed away. My family also has history of bipolar disorder on my father's side. It has been affecting my day to day life to where it's hard to even ride the Metro bus. Looking for options for myself since I am uninsured and unemployed.

    Anonymous on Saturday, September 21, 2019( 0 votes )

    I have whole in my tooth it needs to be pulled

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    I have abscesses on my foot

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    spinal stenosis

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    bi polar and anxiety

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    Need to get tested for STD/HIV

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    Black out spells

    Anonymous on Wednesday, January 31, 2018( 0 votes )

    Shortness of breath and heavy coughing

  • Anonymous on Saturday, November 30, 2019( 0 votes )

    No income, and uninsured.

    Anonymous on Tuesday, June 18, 2019( 0 votes )

    Low income

    Anonymous on Wednesday, January 31, 2018( 0 votes )

    I have not been to a doctor since 2013

  • Anonymous on Saturday, July 11, 2020( 0 votes )

    I need to go as soon as possible

    Anonymous on Wednesday, June 3, 2020( 0 votes )

    I need immediate medical care...time is of the essence.

    Anonymous on Wednesday, January 1, 2020( 0 votes )

    Need to go today.

    Anonymous on Saturday, November 30, 2019( 0 votes )

    I just want to get back on track without being affected by this anxiety and bipolar disorder.

    Anonymous on Saturday, September 21, 2019( 0 votes )

    Will the oull my tooth and how much cause in unemployed

    Anonymous on Tuesday, July 9, 2019( 0 votes )

    I had it on my foot for over 2years and they spread all around my foot.

    Anonymous on Tuesday, June 18, 2019( 0 votes )

    I have mri

    Anonymous on Monday, June 11, 2018( 0 votes )

    Been taking HB meds since I was 15

    Anonymous on Monday, May 14, 2018( 0 votes )

    I need to find out why this is happening

    Anonymous on Wednesday, January 31, 2018( 0 votes )

    I need a complete exam, well women's, etc. I would like to get a chest x-ray to look at my heart

  • Anonymous on Tuesday, June 18, 2019( 0 votes )

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Service Rates and Costs

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Central Care Clinic MLK Service Rates As Posted By Users And Research
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Date AddedCostTypeDescription
Nov 11, 2018 $675  Charged Sliding Scale
Nov 13, 2017 $0  Completely Free ClinicEcams treatment for colds

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