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Phone: (510) 986-6800
Organization Type: Community Agency
Languages Spoken: Cambodian, Cantonese, Khmu, Korean, Lao, Mandarin, Mien, Mongolian, Tagalog, Vietnamese

Location

818 Webster Street
Oakland, CA
Phone: (510) 986-6800

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Asian Health Services is a comprehensive community health center that provides medical care, health education, insurance counseling, and client advocacy to the underserved Asian and Pacific Islander population in Alameda County. Serving the community since 1974, AHS now provides over 80,000 medical visits to nearly 19,000 registered patients annually. Bilingual in nine languages, AHS's 150-plus staff includes 22 providers (doctors, and physician assistants) and 22 nurses. In addition, AHS is home to the Language and Cultural Access Program, a medical interpretation and translation service; and Community Voices for Immigrant Health, a health policy development program Our mission is To serve and advocate for the medically underserved, including the immigrant and refugee Asian community, and to assure equal access to health care services regardless of income, insurance status, language, or culture. Among our patients: 86% are served in a language other than English 99% earn an annual income that is less than 200% of the federal poverty level (about $42,000 a year for a family of four 37% are uninsured 34% receive Medi-Cal 20% are under 15 years of age 20% are over 65 years of age AHS is located in Oakland, California . Our main clinic at 818 Webster Street and offers care for all ages. Our satellite clinic, Adult Medical Services at Hotel Oakland is at 275 14th Street, and specializes in elderly patients Medical Services (510) 986-6800 Member Services Department (510) 986-6880 Pediatrics (510) 986-6815 Teen Clinic (510) 986-1024 Adult Medical Services at Hotel Oakland -(510) 986-8688 Dental Clinic (510) 986-6888 HIV/AIDS Program (510) 986-6830 ext. 371 Khmer (Cambodian) Information Line (510) 986-6868 Korean Information Line (510) 986-6869 Vietnamese Information Line (510) 986-6862