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Coronavirus Information

Update March 25, 2020:

LCH will be providing acute visits only at this time. These acute visits will be for children, adolescent, and adult patients (including new patients) who have symptoms like: fever, cough, sore throat, runny nose; shortness of breath; chest pain; asthma attack; recent abdominal, back, joint pain or swelling; minor injuries, strains, sprains; minor acute procedures; wound checks; rashes/hives, tick bites, and allergic reactions; problems urinating; or any health related concerns. Patients under the age of 2 years old will still be seen for their well child visits.

Our Dental Center is open for patients with dental emergencies (including new patients) such as: dental pain, broken teeth, abscess or facial swelling, third molar pain (wisdom teeth), dental trauma due to injury, any fillings that are lost or broken and causing pain, and bleeding.

Our Women’s Health Center (OBGYN) remains open for prenatal care and patients with women’s health concerns.

Social Assistance visits are now taking place over the phone only.

It is our expectation for routine primary care and pediatrics visits to be rescheduled for the beginning of April.

Thank you for your understanding and for your patience as we continue to adjust during this difficult situation to continue to provide care for community members in need of healthcare during the COVID-19 pandemic. Please do not hesitate to give us a call if you have any questions or concerns. Download printable flyer with service updates.

Call us immediately if:
  1. You have fever, cough, or shortness of breath.
  2. You have been in contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19.
Important Resources:

During the COVID-19 outbreak, if you are coming to LCH, please come into the appointment by yourself whenever possible. Traveling to LCH with other family members or friends? When possible, please ask them to drop you off and then return to pick you up. Thank you for your understanding as we work together to minimize the health risk for patients and staff.

Health Care for All

LCH (La Comunidad Hispana) is a diverse, dynamic care team that is dedicated to helping adults, teens, and children to be healthy and stay healthy.

As a nonprofit Federally Qualified Health Center, we believe in quality, integrated, Person-Centered care that supports whole-health change for all. Founded in 1973, LCH has been changing lives for over forty years.

At LCH, we accept Medicaid, Medicare, and most private insurance. Insurance or no insurance, LCH will take care of you.  We evaluate everyone to determine eligibility for discounted services. Our sliding scale fees are based on your income and family size.  We don’t turn anyone away due to inability to pay.

Your Information. Your Rights. Our Responsibilities.

LCH does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
LCH complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
Language Access Services, free of charge, are available to you.
This health center receives HHS funding and has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals. 
Learn how medical information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information.
LCH can share your health information electronically through the HealthShare Exchange of Southeastern Pennsylvania, Inc., a secure, connected network.
Read our Notice of Non-Discrimination policy.

Patient Testimonials

  • I was homeless and hopeless. LCH saved my life. They gave me the care I needed to begin to manage my diabetes and depression. And they guided me through the system to help me find a stable home.

    Diana, LCH Patient

  • I was in and out of health insurance coverage for a number of years, and really struggling to find work that could pay for my mortgage and my living expenses. No matter what my situation, LCH saw me and took care of me.

    John, LCH Patient

  • I have been going to LCH for almost fifteen years. I am so happy with the growth of LCH. Now they can help even more people.

    Hilda, LCH Patient