PHMC Care Clinic


PHMC Care Clinic provides quality, community-based primary care to adults requiring specialized health care and social services. The PHMC Care Clinic opened in 1992 as a primary care and specialized health services clinic under the guidance of St. Joseph's Hospital in North Philadelphia. In 2005, St. Joseph's turned over the management of the clinic to Public Health Management Corporation (PHMC), a nonprofit, public health organization with more than 30 years of experience running direct service programs.

Our bilingual staff includes doctors, physician assistants, case managers, a medical assistant and treatment adherence counselors who strive to ensure that our patients receive the highest level of care.

Same-day appointments available. Walk-ins are permitted. Minimal wait times for appointments.
Flexible payment options to suit patient needs.

Accepted health plans:
Aetna, HealthPartners, Keystone Mercy Health Plan, UnitedHealthcare, Medicaid and Medicare insurance plans are all accepted, with a sliding scale available for uninsured patients.


Our Services

Medical services
Primary and specialized health care services
Hepatitis C clinic (every other Friday)
Family planning services


Support Services

Support groups
Monthly educational presentations
Consumer advisory board
Peer counseling
Medical case management
Our case managers assist clients with:
Housing applications
Food bank referrals/vouchers
Employment training referrals
Specialized healthcare education
Medication education and treatment adherence
Mental health and substance abuse treatment referrals


*On January 5, 2016, Public Health Management Corporation (PHMC) learned of a potential breach of health information affecting some individuals who received health services at the Care Clinic. On January 19, 2016 letters explaining the incident were mailed to the patients affected by the potential break. Patient Letters- Mailed February 12, 2016 (click here).


Hours and Location

Monday: 7:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Thursday: 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Care Clinic also offers an on-site pharmacy (CCN) whose hours run concurrently. The telephone number for CCN is 215.825.8277.

1200 Callowhill Street, Suite 101
Philadelphia, PA 19123
215.825.8220 PHONE
215.825.8254 FAX



Broad Street Line – Race/Vine Street stop. Walk one block north on Broad Street to Callowhill Street then two blocks east to 12th Street.
23, 45 Bus - One block from 12th Street and Vine Street stop
4, 16 Bus - Two blocks from Broad Street and Callowhill Street stop


This health center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).This health center also 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.