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Daughters of Charity Health Centers is now DePaul Community Health Centers.
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What to Expect
While You're Here
Payment Options
Before You Arrive
Forms to Fill Out
Patient Privacy
 

What to Expect

Thank you for choosing DePaul Community Health Centers for all your health care needs. Our goal is to keep you healthy, not just treat you when you are sick. During every visit, a team of experienced health care professionals considers your overall health and works with you to develop a plan to help you stay as healthy as possible. You can expect: 
  • Same-day appointments when you are sick
  • Convenient access to several health services under one roof
  • Comprehensive and compassionate care in a safe, family-friendly environment
  • Health care you can afford
Your doctor is the leader of your health care team, and he/she will see you every time you visit.

If your doctor recommends a test or service not available at one of our four health centers, your Care Coordinator will arrange for you to receive tests or services at another facility.


If you need help managing a chronic condition, your doctor may assign a Care Manager who will: 
  • Give you information and tips to help avoid complications
  • Teach you new skills to help manage your condition
Your Care Management Team includes a Nurse, a Pharmacist and/or a Social Worker.

Payment Information

All DePaul Community Health Centers Health Centers proudly accept Commercial Insurance, Medicaid and Medicare.

Patients that qualify for our sliding fee scale will be required to pay between $35 and $95 for medical and behavioral health visits (depending on your financial status).  Dental patients will be required to pay $55 for an initial exam and screening and other services will be provided at the cost identified.  Patients will qualify for a discount if they meet the income requirements and provide the appropriate documentation (listed above).  Payment is expected at the time of the visit.  Additionally, all reference labs and invasive procedures will have a separate fee that must be paid prior to the lab or procedure.  Please note that reference labs are labs that we send to an external company (such as Lab Corp or Quest Diagnostics).
Self-Pay/Uninsured dental patients who qualify (those whose household income is between 100% and 200% of Federal Poverty Guidelines) pay a nominal $55 fee for dental visits, which include an exam, x-ray and treatment plan).

We also would like to remind you that we are a Medicaid and Affordable Care Act enrollment site.

Lastly, please note that we accept all insurance plans, including: Blue Cross Blue Shield, United Health Care, Humana, Peoples Health, Cigna, Aetna, Amerihealth Caritas, Amerigroup, Louisiana Healthcare Connections.

What to Do Before Your Appointment

  • Confirm the date, time and location of your upcoming appointment
  • Make a list of all of your medications to share with your doctor
  • Locate your most recent insurance card and prepare to bring it with you to your visit
  • Plan to arrive 30 minutes early for your first appointment
  • In the event that you can no longer keep your appointment, contact us at least 24 hours in advance to reschedule

While You’re Here

  • Provide our courteous front office staff with your most recent address, phone number and insurance information
  • Confirm the date, time and location of your next appointment

Publications & Forms

Daughters of Charity Services of New Orleans is committed to improving the health status of our community. We continue to advance our long tradition of health ministry through the development of a values-driven organization dedicated to primary care and preventive health services, addressing the needs of the total individual – body, mind and spirit.

We provide discounts to uninsured patients based on family size and household income. In order to comply with federal healthcare regulations and guidelines, we are required to collect proof income from all patients that wish to qualify for our sliding fee scale.

Please note that the following documents are the only documents that we will be accepting as proof of income.
  • Payroll Check Stubs (1 to 2 most recent, must be within last 30 days)
  • Benefits Checks (Food Stamp Budget Letter, Unemployment checks)
  • Insurance Checks (workers compensation)
  • Bank Statements (3 monthly Statements-Must show company name or consistent deposits)
  • SSI Check/Retirement/Award Letter
  • Tax Returns or W-2 Form
  • Court Ordered Child Support Letter
Thank you for choosing us for your health care needs. We look forward to serving you! 

Discount Policy:

Daughters of Charity Health Centers determine eligibility for patient discounts based on the patient’s household assessment determined by family income and family size.

Payment Policy: 

Daughters of Charity Health Centers collect all applicable payments, co-payments and/or deductibles at time of service. 

Daughters of Charity Health Centers proudly accepts the following forms of payment for care:


Cash
Checks
Credit Cards

Commercial Insurance Plans:
Blue Cross Blue Shield
United Health Commercial
Humana
Peoples Health
WellCare

All Medicaid Plans:

Amerigroup
Amerihealth Caritas Louisiana
Louisiana Healthcare Connections
United Health Care (Bayou Health)
Community Health Solutions

Original Medicare and the Following Medicare Advantage Plans:

Peoples Health Medicare Advantage
Wellcare Medicare Advantage
Humana Medicare Advantage

Awards of Excellence

HEALTH CARE THAT IS SAFE AND INNOVATIVE
Our “Patient-Centered Medical Home Model” has positioned us to garner recognition for providing safe and innovative health care. We’ve earned distinction from several entities and made several service improvements.

Advocacy Centers of Excellence

Ascension DePaul Services of New Orleans provides high-quality primary and preventive care services and is leading innovation in community health care by improving patient outcomes and the patient experience. Please visit us at one of our convenient locations. 

Health Center Locations

Algiers

DePaul Community Health Center

3215 General Meyer Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70114

Phone: 504-362-8930
Fax: 504-362-8486

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: Closed

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Carrollton

DePaul Community Health Center

3201 S. Carrollton Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70118

Phone: 504-207-3060
Fax: 504-207-3067

Hours of Operation
Monday-Thursday: 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
Sunday: Closed

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Gentilly

DePaul Community Health Center

100 Warrington Dr.
New Orleans, LA 70112

Phone: 504-282-0089
Fax: 504-282-2213

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: Closed

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Gretna

DePaul Community Health Center

1301 Whitney Ave.
Gretna, LA 70056

Phone: 504-367-8777
Fax: 504-367-0133

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: Closed

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Higgins

DePaul Community Health Center

3303 Higgins Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70126

Phone: 504-948-2873
Fax: 504-948-9292

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: Closed

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Kenner

DePaul Community Health Center

3715 Williams Blvd., Suite 220
Kenner, LA 70065

Phone: 504-468-4437
Fax: 504-471-4782

Hours of Operation
Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: Closed

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Metairie

DePaul Community Health Center

111 N. Causeway Blvd.
Metairie, LA 70001

Phone: 504-482-0084
Fax: 504-483-6018

Hours of Operation
Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: Closed

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N.O. East

DePaul Community Health Center

5630 Read Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70127

Phone: 504-248-5357
Fax: 504-248-5377

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

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Prytania (Pediatrics)

DePaul Community Health Center

3600 Prytania St.
New Orleans, LA New Orleans

Phone: 504-899-5437
Fax: 504-899-8668

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: Closed

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St. Cecilia

DePaul Community Health Center

1030 Lesseps St.
New Orleans, LA 70117

Phone: 504-941-6041
Fax: 504-941-9991

Hours of Operation
Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: Closed

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