Health Clinic

Mission Statement

To Provide quality health care access to clinical services, case management and education to the American Indian/Alaska Native Community residing in the greater Los Angeles area while respecting individuality and promoting health and well-being in a culturally sensitive manner.

Vision Statement

Will continue to provide and expand culturally sensitive health care services for the American Indian/Alaska Native community, empower individuals to be in control of their own health, and improve the quality of life for present and future generations.

The Health Clinic provides general health care services, acute illness treatment, medication renewal, physical examinations, pregnancy testing, STD/STI detection and treatment, pap smears, mammogram referrals, and contraception prescriptions. To make an appointment, you can call the front desk at (213) 202-3970 or ask to be transferred to extension 7187.

SERVICES

Health Clinic provides free health services to qualifying American Indians and Alaskan Natives. We currently accept MediCal and Medicare insurances.  Men, women, and teens seeking family planning and sexually transmitted disease testing services may qualify for insurance coverage under the FamilyPACT program. The clinic also participates in the state’s Vaccine For Children program.

During the registration process, eligibility for free services or insurance coverage will be determined, so don’t hesitate to seek the care you need.

Health Services:

  • Diagnosis and management of acute and chronic diseases
  • School physicals
  • Immunizations
  • Well-child services
  • Physical examinations
  • Laboratory services
  • Preventative medicine
  • Rapid HIV testing and referral
  • STD/STI detection and treatment
  • Nutritional education
  • Women’s Health: Pap smears, contraception, pregnancy testing, family planning, mammogram referrals

CLINIC HOURS

Monday – Closed
Tuesday – Closed
Wednesday – 8:30am to 4:30pm
Thursday – 8:30am to 4:30pm
Friday – 8:30am to 4:30pm
Saturday – Closed
Sunday – Closed

Last Appointment – 3:30pm
Closed for lunch from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Closed on Holidays

Please call 213-202-3970 and ask for the Health Clinic to schedule an appointment. Individual provider availability may vary.

PROVIDERS

Norma Blackwater, MD – General Practitioner

  • Medical School: University of North Dakota School of Medicine
  • Internship:  UC Irvine Medical Center

Patricia Lopez, CRNP  – Women’s Health, General Practitioner

  • Nursing School: The Los Angeles County Medical  Center  School of Nursing
  • Advance Practice Training: University of California, Los Angeles
  • Certified Colposcopist, Ultrasonographer

Welcome to UAII Community Clinic. We look forward to serving your health needs.  Before your first appointment, you will need to register with UAII.  During the registration process, your eligibility for services will be determined.   We will also have you fill out a health assessment screening form.  All of this information is needed to better serve your health needs and will be kept confidential.

Please bring the following documents:

    • • Tribal enrollment card or letter
    • • California Driver License/Identification Card
    • • Social Security Card
    • • State Birth certificate (children)
    • • Income Verification
    • • Immunization records
    • • Health Insurance Card

      • If you have any questions regarding the registration process or documents needed please contact  Summer Masayesva, Health Information Manager at (213)-202-3970 extension 7197 or call the main number and ask to speak with the Patient Registration Department for immediate assistance.

Forms:

Patient Registration Forms 2016: Click Here to Download

Family Pact Program Eligibility Certification

Family Pact Female Medical History

Family Pact Male Medical History

Minor Consent by Proxy (if someone other than the legal parent/guardian brings the child to clinic)

Continuation of Consent (if child 15 years or older visits the clinic without a parent/guardian)

Location

UAII Health Clinic

1125 W. 6th Street, Suite 103
Los Angeles, CA 90017

(213) 202-3970
(213) 202-3977 FAX
info@uaii.org

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UAII Health Clinic takes a very holistic and integrated approach to health care. We offer access to a comprehensive care team all working together to promote and support the physical, behavioral, and spiritual well-being of our urban Los Angeles AI/AN community.

The Clinic is open Wednesdays through Fridays, but you can call any weekday schedule an appointment. Walk-ins and same day appointments may be available, and will be accommodated whenever possible.

Some of the clinical services offered to our registered clients include:

  • Diagnosis and management of acute and chronic diseases
  • School Physicals
  • Immunizations
  • Well-child services
  • Physical examinations
  • Laboratory services
  • Preventative medicine
  • Rapid HIV testing and referral
  • STD/STI detection and treatment
  • Nutritional education
  • Women’s health: pap smears, contraception, pregnancy testing, family planning, mammogram referrals