Navigation Links
Tampa Family Health Centers Announces Pharmacy Now Available at the Nebraska Avenue Location
Date:2/1/2013

Tampa, FL (PRWEB) February 01, 2013

Tampa Family Health Centers (TFHC), one of the largest community health centers in the Tampa Bay region, announces the expansion of their full service Nebraska Avenue clinic to include pharmaceutical services.

TFHC’s Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) model allows patients to receive high-quality, comprehensive, and affordable healthcare with convenient locations throughout the Tampa area. Adding in-house pharmaceutical care to the Nebraska location now provides a convenience, which was previously limited to five TFHC locations. Being housed under one roof, the new pharmacy offers immediate access, providing the patients the ability to walk directly from exam rooms to the pharmacy counter. For a nominal fee based on their income, patients can afford their prescriptions regardless of the status of their insurance.

“With the rising cost of prescriptions and recognizing large retail mark-ups, we saw a need to expand our services to include an affordable pharmaceutical option,” says Charles Bottoms, CEO, Tampa Family Health Centers. “As a 340-B (non-profit) pharmacy, we are able to dispense medications that are more cost-effective than retail pharmacies. We pass those cost-savings onto our patients.”

All of TFHC pharmacies accept major insurance plans and offer reduced-cost pharmaceuticals for the uninsured. Carrying brand name and generic medications, the TFHC pharmacies provide the same quality of care that patients have come to associate with their health clinics.

The Nebraska pharmacy hours of operation will be Monday through Friday, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm and will be closed for lunch, from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm. The Center will continue to offer full-service medical care to men, women, children, adolescents and seniors.

About Tampa Family Health Centers:
Tampa Family Health Centers, a AAAHC/PCMH Accredited and not-for-profit healthcare organization, has been providing affordable, quality healthcare services to the residents of Hillsborough County for almost 28 years. Services include Internal Medicine, Family Practice, Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology(OB/GYN),Dental Care and Pharmacy. Tampa Family Health Centers is a thriving health care delivery system providing services to the insured and uninsured (based on a sliding fee scale), with thirteen (13) locations throughout Hillsborough County. For more information, visit http://www.tampafamilyhc.com.

If you would like more information about this topic, or to schedule an interview with Tampa Family Health Centers, please call Sarah McConnell, Director of Marketing, at 813-866-0930, ext. 1323 or email slmcconnell (at) hcnetwork (dot) org.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/2/prweb10380239.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Tampa Car Accident Lawyer from The Disparti Law Group Pushes for Strong Stance Against Drugged Driving
2. Tampa Residents Challenged to Lose Weight for Cash
3. The Tampa Signature Massage Center Announces Couples Massage Awareness Month
4. Many Who First Misuse Prescription Pills Get Them From Friends, Family: Report
5. Treating childhood obesity: A family affair
6. No family history not a good reason for women 40-49 to stop yearly screening mammograms
7. May/June 2012 Annals of Family Medicine tip sheet
8. Fitness Fights High Blood Pressure, Even With Family History
9. Keeping Your Family Safe From Dog Bites
10. Viewers family background affects how they react to MTV shows 16 and Pregnant, Teen Mom
11. Does dinner make a strong family, or does a strong family make dinner?
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/27/2016)... ... June 27, 2016 , ... ... announced today its affiliation with Tennessee Counseling Association. This new relationship ... of the Tennessee Counseling Association, adding exclusive benefits and promotional offers. , "TCA ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... June 26, 2016 , ... On June 10-11, 2016, A Forever Recovery, a ... and World’s Longest Breakfast Table in Battle Creek, MI, where the rehabilitation facility is ... to some of the world’s leading providers of cereal and other breakfast foods. Its ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... , ... June 25, 2016 , ... ... policy issues and applications at AcademyHealth’s Annual Research Meeting June 26-28, 2016, at ... on several important health care topics including advance care planning, healthcare costs and ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... As a lifelong Southern Californian, Dr. Omkar ... M.D from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He trained in Internal ... complete his fellowship in hematology/oncology at the UCLA-Olive View-Cedars Sinai program where he had ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Those who have experienced traumatic events ... turn to unhealthy avenues, such as drug or alcohol abuse, as a coping mechanism. ... tools for healthy coping following a traumatic event. , Trauma sufferers tend to feel ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/24/2016)... SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. , June 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... pulmonary function testing company, is now able to perform sophisticated lung ... ndd Medical Technologies , Inc. Patients are ... labs.  Thanks to ndd,s EasyOne PRO ® , ARL patients like ... any needed testing done in the comfort of her own home. ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016 ... Market by Type (Standard Pen Needles, Safety Pen Needles), ... (Insulin, GLP-1, Growth Hormone), Mode of Purchase (Retail, Non-Retail) ... MarketsandMarkets, This report studies the market for the forecast ... to reach USD 2.81 Billion by 2021 from USD ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... Belgium , June 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... announced the appointment of Dr. Edward Futcher ... a Non-Executive Director, effective June 23, 2016.Dr. Futcher ... and Nominations and Governance Committees.  As a non-executive ... provide independent expertise and strategic counsel to VolitionRx ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: