Department of Family and Community Medicine

Family & Community Healthcare

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Family Medicine

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Primary care is provided through Baylor Medicine Family Medicine. Baylor Medicine Family Medicine's care services are provided by the Department of Family and Community Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine's clinical faculty. Family Medicine integrates Family Medicine with Geriatric and Sports Medicine, behavioral health and nutrition services. Our physicians and physician assistants offer preventive care, diagnosis, and treatment at several locations. We offer extended hours and same day appointments for acute health concerns.

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Community Health Programs

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Our community health programs are dedicated to improving the health of medically underserved populations in the Houston/Harris County area. Partnering with Harris County Public Health and Environmental Services, Harris Health System, Healthcare for the Homeless - Houston, Harris Center for Mental Health and IDD, Santa Maria Hostel and several other safety net organizations, Community Health Program clinicians see patients at seven Health Centers and five Same Day Clinics. They also educate medical students, physician assistant students, and Family Medicine residents, giving first-hand experience in a safety-net clinic setting.

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FCM Other Contracts

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The faculty  of Family and Community Medicine Partner with  Healthcare for the Homeless - Houston, HHS Homeless Healthcare, the Houston Recovery Center, Santa Maria Hostel, San Jose Clinic, and several other safety net organizations.