WELCOME to Community Health Centers, Inc.
 

MMHC @ LANGSTON

A Service Site of Community Health Centers, Inc.

HISTORY

  • Community Health Centers, Inc.
  • Non-Profit 501c (3)
  • Original Foundation started in 1969
  • 15 member Board of Directors
  • Operating 3 federally qualified health centers (FQHC): Mary Mahoney Memorial Health Center, Healing Hands for the Homeless, and Mary Mahoney Health Center at Langston

Our Keys to Healthy Futures

Keys to Healthy Futures

  • Reduce heart disease, hypertension, and stroke
  • Prevent and control cancer
  • Early detection and diagnosis of conditions, disease prevention and health promotion
  • Ensure access to oral health care
  • Early detection and prevention of STD’s and HIV/AIDs
  • Reduce the incidence and severity of injuries from unintentional causes

Additional Keys to Healthy Futures

  • Children: 
    • Prevent infectious diseases and assure healthy growth and development
  • Adolescent:
    • Eliminate the use of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs among adolescents
    • Reduce prevalence of unintended teen pregnancies, and STDs among adolescents

More Keys to Healthy Futures

  • Improve maternal health and pregnancy outcomes by increasing access to and reducing disparity in IMR and LBW
  • Decrease the incidence of premature contractions and pre-term labor that may be caused by poor oral hygiene particularly periodontal disease

Beginning of Healthy Futures

  • Steps involved:
    • Obtain cooperative partnerships
    • Reach out to the community and assists with taking steps toward a healthy future
    • Branching out and offering services offsite

The Mary Mahoney Health Center
at Langston offers:

Laboratory & X-Ray Services

Anemia, blood sugar testing, sexually transmitted disease testing, urine test, TB test, HIV testing, and many other tests are available. X-Rays are available by referral.

Adolescent Services

Adolescents have special needs. To accommodate these needs, the Center offers a special registration system. Health promotion and outreach are available to schools, churches and civic groups. 

Older Adults Services

Functional assessments and care management are provided by our Case Manager. 

Transportation

Courtesy transportation is available to and from the Center for those who request it. Clients must reside within fifteen mile radius and have no other means for getting to the Center. 

Health Education

School, community, and church group education on a full range of health-related topics can be arranged. Diabetes self-management education classes are held for families and individuals living with diabetes. 

Behavioral Health Care

Professional counseling services are provided to individuals, families and groups who are coping with stress anger management, developmental issues, etc.

Nutritional Counseling

Diet counseling for weight control, diabetes and hypertension control may be arranged.  Proper nutrition according to stage of development is available.

Outreach Workers

Provide assistance with registration for services and health education. 

 

Servicing
Healthy Futures

ON-SITE SERVICES

  • General Medical Care
  • Limited Diagnostic Laboratory
  • 24 Hour coverage
  • Family Planning
  • HIV Testing
  • Immunizations
  • Women’s Health Care
  • Prenatal Care
  • Postpartum Care
  • Dental Care
  • Mental Health Treatment/Counseling
  • Substance Abuse Counseling
  • Hearing Screening
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • Case Management
  • Eligibility Assistance
  • Health Education
  • Outreach
  • Limited Transportation
  • Parenting Education
  • Family Support Services
  • Pharmacy
  • Adolescent Services
  • Older Adult Services

REFERRAL

  • Diagnostic X-Ray Procedures
  • Mammography/Breast Imaging
  • Emergency Medical
  • Following Hospitalized Patients
  • Gynecology Care
  • Prenatal Care
  • Ultrasound

Clinical Site Information

Mary Mahoney Health Center
at Langston

300 Martin Luther King St.
Langston, OK 73050
Phone: (405) 466-2535
Fax: (405) 466-2554

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