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Institute for Population Health - Health Center

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(313) 309-9350

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9053 Woodward, Detroit, MI Detroit, MI 48202

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jharris@ipophealth.org

Eligibility

IPH Health Center is required to serve all patients regardless of insurance status or ability to pay for services. However, you may be expected to pay a nominal fee for services, based on your income. Proof of income is required. IPH staff will provide assistance with insurance enrollment for those patients who are eligible.

Description

  •  General Primary Care

  • Immunizations (Vaccine for Children)

  • Family Planning (Birth Control)

  • Sexual Transmitted Disease (STD) Testing and Treatment

  • HIV Counseling & Testing

  • TB Testing

  • Pediatric and Adult Dental

  • Medicaid Insurance Enrollment

The Institute for Population Health  Maternal Infant Health Program (MIHP) provides supportive services to pregnant women and families with infants from birth to age one. Services are scheduled to accommodate your special situation.

Our Goals are:

  • To reduce the number of premature and low birth weight births

  • To reduce the number of infant deaths

  • To help pregnant and parenting women get care and support

MIHP Services Provided:

  • Counseling, emotional support, and psychosocial assessments

  • Nutrition assessment and counseling

  • Community referrals for baby supplies and services

  • Resources for childbirth education and parenting classes

  • Language translation/interpreter services

To sign up for MIHP services or to make a referral please contact us at (313)309-9300 ext. 1250

 IPH Healthy Start Detroit

IPH Healthy Start Detroit provides direct services to African American women of childbearing age, pregnant women, and families with infants residing in the following zip codes: 48203, 48205, 48212, 48213, 48214, 48215, 48224, and 48234.

The program focuses on improving the health of women and infants by providing home-based care management and Maternal Infant Health Program services as well as classes using the Transition to Success and WeCan! models.

Care Managers help families address the following topics:

  • Developing a reproductive life plan

  • Obtaining health insurance

  • Access to primary & preventive care

  • Medical Homes

  • Child Care

  • Breastfeeding

  • Safe Sleep

  • Smoking

  • Depression

  • Obesity

  • Domestic violence

Behavioral Health

The Behavioral Health Division provides a broad range of services for children, adults, seniors and family members. Programs are designed to resolve emotional and behavioral problems arising from mental health, child abuse and neglect, and domestic violence.

Partners for a Healthy Baby

Partners for a Healthy Baby is a nationally recognized, research-based curriculum used by many home visiting models to improve birth outcomes, reduce rates of child abuse, increase intervals between pregnancies, strengthen families, enhance child health and developmental outcomes, and support family stability and economic self-sufficiency.  

Project Fatherhood Detroit

Project Fatherhood is a highly successful, evidence based program from the Children’s Institute Inc. which fosters healthy engagement between father-child, father-significant other, and the whole family unit. Its objective is to re-engage low-income fathers, particularly in urban settings, in the care and upbringing of their children. Fathers learn to be more loving, responsible parents and active participants in their children’s lives through therapy, support, healthy relationship workshops, parenting education and more. Project Fatherhood Detroit’s objective is to  foster best practices for healthy families through the fathers in our community.

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Primary Care
Monday – Friday
8 AM – 5 PM
Walk-ins are welcomed
Dental
Thursday
8 AM – 5 PM

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