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Public Health - Seattle & King County

Downtown Public Health Center

Downtown Seattle Public Health Center
Downtown Public Health Center
2124 - 4th Ave. [ MAP ]
Seattle, WA 98121
Phone: 206-477-8300

Fax (Administrative office): 206-296-0184
Fax (Clinic): 206-205-1069

Hours open: Monday - Friday, 8 am to 5 pm

Downtown Pharmacy:

Phone: 206-477-8250
Fax: 206-205-8044

Monday to Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm
Please note that the pharmacy is closed daily for lunch from 12:30pm to 1:45pm

Staff is available to assist with health insurance enrollment through the Washington Healthplanfinder through April 17, 2015.

ORCA-LIFT cards are also available at this location.

Health care services
  • Adult health care clinic
    Services include medical care when you are sick, care for on-going problems and chronic diseases, check-ups and screenings for hidden diseases like cancer, and vaccination against disease. Family Medicine doctors and Nurse Practitioners take care of adults.

  • Child health care clinic (Pediatric clinic)
    Services include medical care when your child is sick, well child check-ups, immunizations (shots against disease); checks on your child's health, growth and development. Children receive care from pediatricians.

  • Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)
    Assist in planning and obtaining medical care and other resources for the child with a disability or a condition that may prevent normal growth and development.

  • Dental clinic
    Clients served: Homeless teens ages 13-18. Homeless adults.
    Call the Downtown Dental Clinic at 206- 205-0577 for more information and to make an appointment.

  • Downtown Family Medicine (DFM)
    Residents and faculty from Swedish Family Practice Residency program and Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners provide primary health care for adults and families at Downtown Public Health Center.

  • Maternity Support Services (MSS) and Infant Case Management (ICM)
    MSS helps pregnant women find health insurance, local doctors or midwives and other community resources to support a healthy pregnancy. The ICM program provides support and referral to needed medical, social, educational and other resources in your community so that your baby and family can thrive.

  • Maternity screening
    Office visit with a nurse to verify pregnancy, determine medical risk and financial status, and refer to appropriate prenatal services, including to DSHS for medical coupons, health care provider for maternity care, appropriate site for maternity support services and WIC Supplemental Food Program.

  • OB services screening

  • Pregnancy testing

  • Prenatal care during pregnancy
    Comprehensive OB care for pregnant women. Services include medical care during pregnancy, delivery, and post-partum care after delivery. Family Medicine doctors take care of pregnant women.

  • Refugee screening
    Provides health screening and interpretation for newly arrived refugees.

  • Travel clinic
    Traveling outside the country? Downtown Public Health Center maintains a Travel Clinic to ensure you get the shots you need for your travel itinerary. Make an appointment to be seen by a Public Health Nurse by calling 206-477-8222. Learn about the Travel Assessment you'll undergo before receiving your travel immunizations.

  • Women, Infants and Children nutrition program (WIC)
    WIC is a supplemental food program for women who are pregnant or breast feeding, infants and children.
Support services
  • Application worker
    Public Health Application Workers can assist you over the phone or in person with filling out a medical application or a form.

  • Interpreter services
    Interpreter services are available to limited or non-English speaking clients by appointment for public health services.

  • Voter registration
Notice of Privacy Practices
This notice describes how medical information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information. Please review it carefully.