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This 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).In addition, if the health center is asked who your insurance carrier is for purposes of filing medical malpractice claims, you should respond in writing whenever possible -- by stating that they and many/all of their providers are deemed federal employees, with resultant coverage under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) for actions within the scope of deemed employment, pursuant to 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n). Accordingly, claims or notice of medical malpractice claims should be submitted by a claimant to the Office of General Counsel at the address below. Further, the health center should retain a copy of this correspondence in their office files, rather than in patient medical records.U.S. Department of Health and Human ServicesOffice of the General CounselGeneral Law Division330 Independence Ave., S.W.Room 4760 Mail Stop: Capitol PlaceWashington, DC 20201
Community Health Centers of Pinellas's mission is to provide quality healthcare services to all.
Ensures Continuity of CareIn an emergency event your Medical Home is equipped to arrange a transfer from one of our Centers to the nearest hospital and continue working with you during and after hospitalization. Is Coordinated by the Primary Care ProviderIn a Medical Home your care is guided by one of our Licensed, Board Certified providers instead of many. Because Community Health Centers of Pinellas offers so many services under the same roof our providers can easily communicate about your care with one another, cutting down on medical errors and miscommunication.Why choose Community Health Centers of Pinellas as my Medical Home?Community Health Centers of Pinellas:•Offers affordable, high quality healthcare to all through a Medical Home model at accessible times and locations beneficial to the Communities it serves. •Provides access to a team of caring professional who want to ensure you remain healthy and achieve your personal health goals.•Is committed to a Medical Home that is patient centered, comprehensive, ensures continuity of care and is coordinated by the Primary Care provider.
Is Patient Centered•You, as a patient, are made the center of treatment through a team of providers working with you and your family (as appropriate) together to give you the care you need. •Together, you and your provider set health goals and work toward achieving those goals.•A team of providers is there to care for you.Is ComprehensiveA Medical Home is not like a regular doctor’s office, it is much, much more. Community Health Centers of Pinellas’ list of services is extensive. We offer Pediatric, Family Practice, and Obstetric and Gynecological services. Community Health Centers of Pinellas goes even further as a one-stop shop for your medical needs with an in-house Pharmacy and Dental services.Community Health Centers of Pinellas also serves the community through a variety of wellness programs like: