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If you are seeking help from Community Care Services you can call us at 313-389-7500 or request a call back from one of our access staff.

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Services

Nursing Services

Community Care Services recognizes there is a strong correlation between mental health and physical health. We use a holistic approach to provide comprehensive services that support both a healthy mind and a healthy body.

We recommend you visit our nurse once a year for an annual health assessment and as needed for wellness checks. The results will help you better understand the state of your physical health and can serve as a roadmap toward improving your overall wellness.

To schedule an appointment with a nurse call 313-389-7500.

 

Reasons to Visit a Nurse

  • To have your blood pressure, weight, blood sugar level or temperature checked
  • To ask questions about your medication
  • To get assistance coordinating care with other healthcare professionals
  • For support managing other chronic illnesses, such as hypothyroidism, lupus, diabetes
  • For education on heart health, pain management, cancer screenings, and immunizations
  • For information on nutrition and exercise and support in making lifestyle changes
  • To learn strategies that help with weight loss, and smoking cessation
  • To learn relaxation techniques to reduce anxiety and lessen the impact of panic attacks
  • For education on combatting insomnia, and practicing good sleep habits

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between an annual assessment and a wellness check?
Annual nursing assessments happen once a year to update your health records. Wellness checks can happen multiple times throughout the year to address concerns as they come up.

What is a wellness check?
During a wellness check a nurse will check your blood pressure, weight, blood sugar level, temperature and discuss any concerns you might have.

How do I schedule an appointment with a nurse?
Call 313-389-7500 to schedule an appointment with a nurse at our Lincoln Park or Taylor locations.

Can I get a walk-in appointment?
When you arrive, let the front desk staff know you’d like to see a nurse, they’ll check to see if our nursing staff can accommodate a same day appointment. If not they will assist you in scheduling an appointment for a later date.

Who is eligible for nursing services?
Nursing services are available to all CCS consumers with a current treatment plan.

Are nursing services covered by insurance?
Nursing services are covered by Medicaid only.

 

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