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Public Health - Seattle & King County

Columbia Public Health Center

Columbia Public Health Center
Columbia Public Health Center
Some services at this clinic are now offered through a partnership with Neighborcare Health. Please continue to make appointments using the same phone numbers.

4400 37th Ave S. [ MAP ]
Seattle, WA 98118
Phone: 206-296-4650
Fax: 206-296-0580

WIC/Maternity Support Service clinic hours:

  • Monday-Thursday: 8:00 am to 7:00 pm
  • Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Dental clinic hours:

  • Monday-Thursday: 8:30 am to 5:30 pm

Medical clinic - services provided on-site by Neighborcare Health: For hours, please visit their website.

Staff available to assist with health insurance enrollment through the Washington Healthplanfinder through April 17, 2015:

  • Monday-Thursday: 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
  • Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

ORCA-LIFT cards are also available at this location.

Health care services
  • Child health care clinic (Pediatric clinic) – provided by our partner, Neighborcare Health
    Services include medical care when your child is sick, well child check-ups, immunizations (shots against disease); checks on your child's health, growth and development. Children receive care from pediatricians, family physicians and pediatric nurse practitioners.

  • Children with Special Healthcare Needs
    Assistance in planning and obtaining medical care and other resources for the child with a disability or a condition that may prevent normal growth and development.

  • Dental clinic
    Clients served: Children ages 1-19 years old and parents of children who are active patients of the dental clinic. We also serve low income pregnant women with Medicaid coverage. Call the Columbia Public Health clinic at 206-296-4625 to make an appointment.

  • Maternity Support Services (MSS) and Infant Case Management (ICM)
    MSS helps pregnant women find health insurance, local doctors or midwives and other community resources to support a healthy pregnancy. The ICM program provides support and referral to needed medical, social, educational and other resources in your community so that your baby and family can thrive.

  • Maternity screening
    Office visit with a nurse to verify pregnancy, determine medical risk and financial status, and refer to appropriate prenatal services, including to DSHS for medical coupons, health care provider for maternity care, appropriate site for maternity support services and WIC Supplemental Food Program.

  • Nutrition services

  • Pregnancy testing

  • Prenatal care during pregnancy
    Obstetrical (OB) care for pregnant women and their developing babies. Care is provided by University of Washington physicians and nurse-midwives, with delivery at University of Washington Medical Center. Prenatal care is also available from Neighborcare midwives who deliver at Swedish Medical Center.

    • Centering Pregnancy - Group prenatal care
      Group prenatal care gives pregnant women more time with their healthcare providers and allows them to learn with other pregnant women. Women in Centering Pregnancy are happier with their care and have healthier babies. Groups are offered in English, Somali and Spanish. Space is limited. Sign up soon!

    • Embarazo centrado - Grupo de cuidado prenatal
      Con el grupo de cuidado prenatal hay más tiempo con su profesional de la salud y la oportunidad para aprender con otras mujeres embarazadas. Las mujeres en "Embarazo centrado" son más felices con su cuidado y tienen bebés más sanos. Hay grupos en inglés, somalí y español. El cupo es limitado. ¡Regístrese pronto!

  • Women, Infants and Children nutrition program (WIC)
    WIC is a supplemental food program for women who are pregnant or breast feeding, infants and children.
Support services
  • Application worker
    Public Health Application Workers can assist you over the phone or in person with filling out a medical application or a form.

  • Group education (prenatal, mother/baby, toddler)
    Group education sessions offered include prenatal classes and childbirth preparation, parenting groups, and health classes to pregnant and parenting adolescents in several school district's teen age parent programs.

  • Interpreter services
    Interpreter services are available to limited or non-English speaking clients by appointment for public health services.
Additional services
  • Voter registration
Notice of Privacy Practices
notice describes how medical information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information. Please review it carefully.