Primary Care is the diagnosis and treatment of common illnesses. Sick care is available for clients enrolled in Family Planning, Prenatal or Child Health Services at the Health Department at both the Hillsborough and Chapel Hill offices.
What You Need to Know
Family Nurse Practitioners and a Family Practice Physician provide primary care services
You need to enroll in one of the prevention programs first to be seen for primary care (our prevention programs are family planning, prenatal care services, and child health)
You must be an Orange County resident
Charges are on a sliding scale based on family size and income - there is a minimum fee of $20 for any primary care visit payable prior to the service
We are a Carolina Access Provider. We bill Medicaid, BCBSNC, and Cigna
Please call for an appointment
Evening hours (9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.) are available one day per week at each site:
Tuesday - Hillsborough
Thursday - Chapel Hill
After hours consultation is available by phone through UNC HealthLink
Hospitalization and specialty care provided through referral to UNC Hospitals
For more information or to make an appointment, call the Health Department Medical Clinic at 919-245-2400 (Hillsborough) or 919-968-2022 (Chapel Hill).